Published since 1959 by Resources for the Future

September 1967  /  Magazine Issues

Issue 26: No Man's Sea

Some findings and conjectures from recent research into resource development and use.

I am tempted to believe that what we call necessary institutions are often no more than institutions to which we have grown accustomed, and that in matters of social constitution the field of possibilities is much more extensive than men living in their various societies are ready to imagine. —RECOLLECTIONS OF DE TOCQUEVILLE