A new book attempts to show how individuals, institutions, communities, economies, and ecosystems can attain resilience and bounce back from adversity. But as Ed Regis points out, there's no theory, schema, principle, or set of principles here that explains resilience. Instead we get a lot of pretentious rhetoric and the chestnut concepts of game theory.
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