Managing and Transforming Water Conflicts

Managing and Transforming Water Conflicts

by Jerome Delli Priscoli, Aaron T. Wolf
     
 

A practical guide to water conflict resolution for professionals and academics involved in water management.See more details below

Overview

A practical guide to water conflict resolution for professionals and academics involved in water management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521129978
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/04/2010
Series:
International Hydrology Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
1,107,677
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword A. Szöllösi-Nagy; Introduction; 1. Background, trends, and concepts; 2. Water wars, water reality - reframing the debate on transboundary water disputes, hydropolitics, and preventive hydrodiplomacy; 3. Water conflict management - theory and practice; 4. Crafting institutions - law, treaties, and shared benefits; 5. Public participation, institutional capacity, and river basin organisations for managing conflict; 6. Lessons learned - patterns and issues; 7. Water conflict prevention and resolution - where to from here?; Appendix A. 1997 Convention and ILC draft rules on international groundwater; Appendix B. River basin organisations; Appendix C. Case studies of transboundary dispute resolution J. T. Newton; Appendix D. International water pricing - an overview and historic and modern case studies K. M. Anderson and L. J. Gaines; Appendix E. Treaties with groundwater provisions K. Matsumoto; Appendix F. Treaties with water quality provisions M. Giordano; Appendix G. Treaties that delineate water allocations; References; Index.

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