New and Published Books
1-4 of 4 results in Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management
Scarcity, Marketization and Participation
The litany of alarming observations about water use and misuse is now familiar—over a billion people without access to safe drinking water; almost every major river dammed and diverted; increasing conflicts over the delivery of water in urban areas; continuing threats to water quality from...
Published May 14th 2013 by Routledge
Integrating Hydrogeology, Law and Economics
The principle of transferable groundwater rights is that by making water rights capable of being traded in the market, water resources can be used more sustainably and efficiently. Groundwater would achieve its economic value, by switching from the high volume-low value irrigation, which is...
Published March 24th 2013 by Routledge
River Basin Organizations and the Sustainable Governance of Internationally Shared Rivers and Lakes
This book focuses on River Basin Organizations as the key institutions for managing internationally shared water resources. This includes a comparative analysis of all River Basin Organizations worldwide and three in-depth case studies from three different continents. The detailed case studies are...
Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge
This book addresses strategies for food security and sustainable agriculture in developing economies. The book focuses primarily on India, a fast developing economy, whose natural resource base comprising land and water supporting agricultural production is not only under enormous stress, but also...
Published September 25th 2012 by Routledge
Water Governance, Policy and Knowledge Transfer: International Studies on Contextual Water Management
To Be Published May 23rd 2013
Water as a Catalyst for Peace: Transboundary Water Management and Conflict Resolution
To Be Published August 14th 2013
Sustainable Water and Sanitation Services: The Life-cycle Approach to Planning and Management
To Be Published October 2nd 2013
Transboundary Water Management and the Climate Change Debate
To Be Published December 31st 2013
Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management: Capacity, Equity and Sustainability
To Be Published January 30th 2014