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Tragedy of the commons, concept highlighting the conflict between individual and collective rationality. The idea of the tragedy of the commons was made popular by the American ecologist Garrett Hardin, who used the analogy of ranchers grazing their animals on a common field.
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Peter Kuznick is a professor of history and director of the award-winning Nuclear Studies Institute at American University and is currently serving his third term as distinguished lecturer with the Organization of American s: An American Tragedy is a novel by American writer Theodore began the manuscript in the summer ofbut a year later abandoned most of that text.
It was based on the notorious murder of Grace Brown in and the trial of her lover. In Dreiser returned to the project, and with the help of his wife Helen and two editor-secretaries, Louise Campbell and Sally Kusell, he.
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