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Author Mustafa, Daanish.

Title Water resource management in a vulnerable world : the hydro-hazardscapes of climate change / Daanish Mustafa
Published London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : Distributed in the United States and Canada exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2013


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Description x, 245 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Contents: 1.Introduction: Hydro-Hazardscapes of Modernity -- 2.Hydro-Politics on the Basin Scale in the Indus -- 3.Critical Legal Geographies in Hydro-Hazardscapes -- 4.Local Hydro-Hazardscapes in the Rural Canal Colonies of Pakistan -- 5.Modernity and Vulnerability in a Pakistani Urban Hazardscape -- 6.Resilience Versus Growth as Groundwater Development Objectives in the Arid Realm -- 7.Globalization and Water Privatization in Belize -- 8.Thou Shalt Not Optimize or Share: A Critical View of the Prior Appropriation Doctrine in the American West -- 9.Conclusion: Mapping the Contours of Hydro-Hazardscapes in a Climate Change Future
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-236) and index
Subject Sustainable development.
Water resources development -- Pakistan.
Water resources development.
LC no. 2012540530
ISBN 1848855362 (hardback)
9781848855366 (hardback)