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Author Barbanell, Edward.

Title Common-property arrangements and scarce resources : water in the American West / Edward M. Barbanell
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 178 pages) : map
Summary Annotation Different kinds of resources require different property regimes. This is the central thesis of Barbanell's indepth analysis of the factual and philosophical issues surrounding water resources and water use in the American West. He argues that a regime of common ownership is a conceptually sound and politically viable alternative for this critically scarce resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-171) and index
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Subject Natural resources, Communal -- West (U.S.)
Water-supply -- West (U.S.)
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2001032908
ISBN 0313073511 (electronic bk.)
9780313073519 (electronic bk.)