International Waters of the Middle East: From Euphrates-Tigris to Nile

International Waters of the Middle East: From Euphrates-Tigris to Nile

by Asit K. Biswas

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International Waters of the Middle East: From Euphrates-Tigris to Nile by Asit K. Biswas

The contributors study the three major river basins of the Middle East, and address the difficulties faced by the countries in this arid region. They make practical suggestions for a basin-wide approach to international water management.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198548621
Publisher: OUP Oxford
Publication date: 11/28/1994
Series: Water Resources Management Series , #2
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 0.10(w) x 0.10(h) x 0.10(d)

About the Author

Middle East Water Commission

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Series Preface
Preface
1. Middle East Water Issues: Action and Political Will, Mostafa Kamal Tolba
2. A Hydropolitical History of the Nile, Jordan and Euphrates River Basins, Aaron T. Wolf
3. Problems of International River Management: The Case of the Euphrates, John Kolars
4. Prospects for Technical Cooperation in the Euphrates-Tigris Basin, Özden Bilen
5. The Jordan River and the Litani, Masahiro Murakami and Katsumi Musiake
6. The Nile Basin: Lessons From the Past, Yahia Abdel Mageed
7. Management of International Water Resources: Some Recent Developments, Asit K. Biswas
Index

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