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"Global commons is that which no one person or state may own or control and which is central to life. A Global Common contains an infinite potential with regard to the understanding and advancement of the biology and society of all life. e.g. forests, oceans, land mass and cultural identity and hence requires absolute protection."<ref>Global Commons on Wikipedia,  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_common</ref>
  
=Definition=
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====Typologies of the Global Commons====
 
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=====From James Bernard Quilligan in ''People Sharing Resources"<ref>[[James Bernard Quilligan]], http://www.kosmosjournal.org/kjo2/bm~doc/people-sharing-resources.pdf</ref>=====
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;Noosphere indigenous culture and traditions, community
 
 
"Global commons is that which no one person or state may own or control and which is central to life. A Global Common contains an infinite potential with regard to the understanding and advancement of the biology and society of all life. e.g. forests, oceans, land mass and cultural identity and hence requires absolute protection."
 
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_commons)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
=Typology of Global Commons=
 
 
 
James Quilligan [http://www.kosmosjournal.org/kjo2/bm~doc/people-sharing-resources.pdf]:
 
 
 
 
 
'''Noosphere''' - indigenous culture and traditions, community
 
 
support systems, social connectedness, voluntary associations,
 
support systems, social connectedness, voluntary associations,
 
labor relations, women and children's rights, family
 
labor relations, women and children's rights, family
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culture, cultural treasures, music, arts, purchasing power,
 
culture, cultural treasures, music, arts, purchasing power,
 
the social right to issuemoney, security, riskmanagement
 
the social right to issuemoney, security, riskmanagement
 
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;Biosphere : fisheries, agriculture, forests, land, pastures,
'''Biosphere''' - fisheries, agriculture, forests, land, pastures,
 
 
ecosystems, parks, gardens, seeds, food crops, genetic life
 
ecosystems, parks, gardens, seeds, food crops, genetic life
 
forms and species, living creatures
 
forms and species, living creatures
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;Physiosphere : the elements, minerals, inorganic energy,
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water, climate, atmosphere, stratosphere
  
'''Physiosphere''' - the elements, minerals, inorganic energy,
 
water, climate, atmosphere, stratosphere
 
  
  
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====More Information====
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=====References=====
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=====Internal Links=====
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=====External Links=====
  
#[[Global Common Goods]]
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[[Global Common Goods]]
 
#http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_commons
 
#http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_commons
 
#[[Coalition for the Global Commons]]
 
#[[Coalition for the Global Commons]]
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Revision as of 11:41, 7 August 2010

Definitions

"Global commons is that which no one person or state may own or control and which is central to life. A Global Common contains an infinite potential with regard to the understanding and advancement of the biology and society of all life. e.g. forests, oceans, land mass and cultural identity and hence requires absolute protection."[1]

Typologies of the Global Commons

From James Bernard Quilligan in People Sharing Resources"[2]
Noosphere 
indigenous culture and traditions, community

support systems, social connectedness, voluntary associations, labor relations, women and children's rights, family life, health, education, sacredness, religions and ethnicity, racial values, silence, creative works, languages, stores of human knowledge and wisdom, scientific knowledge, ethnobotanical knowledge, ideas, intellectual property, information, communication flows, airwaves, internet, free culture, cultural treasures, music, arts, purchasing power, the social right to issuemoney, security, riskmanagement

Biosphere 
fisheries, agriculture, forests, land, pastures,

ecosystems, parks, gardens, seeds, food crops, genetic life forms and species, living creatures

Physiosphere 
the elements, minerals, inorganic energy,

water, climate, atmosphere, stratosphere


More Information

References
Internal Links
External Links

Global Common Goods

  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_commons
  2. Coalition for the Global Commons
  3. Share The World's Resources