Drought & water supply

    Water Governance and Collective Action

    Paperback £32.17

    Collective Action is now recognized as central to addressing the water governance challenge of delivering sustainable development and global environmental benefits. This book examines concepts and practices of collective action that have emerged in recent decades globally. Building on a Foucauldian conception of power, it provides an overview of collective...

    Reconnecting People and Water

    By Liz Sharp

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Water management in industrialised western countries has long been seen as a technical process associated with pipes, drains and bureaucracies. This technical model of water management is now being questioned. This book examines the nature of contemporary water management and the prospects for and barriers to different forms of engagement...

    Sustainable Water Management in Smallholder Farmin: Theory and Practice

    By Sara Finley

    Paperback £34.45

    Water is critical to everyone, but access to this resource is increasingly limited by competition and the effects of climate change. This book outlines the theoretical underpinnings of sustainable water management in agriculture, introduces a range of beneficial practices, and provides schematic diagrams to help readers put theory into practice.

    Water is for Fighting Over: and Other Myths about Water in the West

    By John Fleck

    Hardback £20.28

    A fresh, optimistic narrative that shows how the West has thrived in the face of water scarcity and can handle future shortages.

    Competition for Water Resources: Experiences and Management Approaches in the US and Europe

    Hardback Save £12.14 = £60.86

    Competition for Water Resources: Experiences and Management Approaches in the U.S. and Europe addresses the escalation of global issues regarding water scarcity and the necessary, cost-effective strategies that must be put in place in order to deal with escalating water crisis. The book evaluates use and competition for water resources...

    Terrestrial Water Cycle and Climate Change

    Hardback Save £17.94 = £118.06

    The Terrestrial Water Cycle: Natural and Human-Induced Changes is a comprehensive volume that investigates the changes in the terrestrial water cycle and the natural and anthropogenic factors that cause these changes.

    Transboundary Water Resources in Afghanistan: Climate Change and Land-Use Implications

    By John F. Shroder

    Paperback Save £9.74 = £51.25

    Transboundary Water from Afghanistan: Climate Change, and Land-Use Implications brings together diverse factual material on the physical geography and political, cultural, and economic implications of Southwest Asian transboundary water resources. It is the outgrowth of long-term deep knowledge and experience gained by the authors, as well as the material developed...

    Water Book

    By Alok Jha

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    A biography of the strangest molecule in the universe. Alok Jha takes the most every day of subjects - water - and explodes it into a story that takes us from the Big Bang to the latest developments of modern science

    Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology

    By Michael J. Harrower

    Hardback Save £8.39 = £61.60

    Compares ancient Southwest Arabia with the American West to illustrate revealing similarities and contrasts surrounding water usage.

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