Author Archives: Bill Toth

8/19 – Reflections on Anthropocene Governance: ISSS2015 BERLIN (59th Meeting of the ISSS)

Notes from the Field / August-November 2015

Bill Toth

As I stood on the balcony of the Herrenhausen Palace, overlooking the magnificent gardens I felt very fortunate to be invited, along with 26 other PhD students to this gathering of systems thinkers from around the world to consider the interesting problem of Anthropocene governance.  It was not initially clear what the objective of the conference would be, when my research advisor made me aware of this event several months earlier.  The term “Anthropocene” …