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Author Brichieri-Colombi, Stephen.

Title The world water crisis : the failures of resource management / Stephen Brichieri-Colombi.

Imprint London ; New York : I. B. Tauris, 2009.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  HD1691 .B665 2009    Available  ---
Description xv, 343 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series International library of human geography ; 14
International library of human geography ; 14.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-334) and index.
Contents Water in crisis -- Weasel words of water -- Two large basins -- Unnatural relations -- Water lawlessness -- Basin anarchy -- Illusions of optimality -- Beyond the river -- Changing populations -- Supersizing the world -- Diets in Transition -- Food for all -- Shopping around for food -- Blue and green energy -- Changing the paradigm.
Subject Water resources development.
Water-supply -- Management.
Water-supply -- Social aspects.
Water-supply -- Economic aspects.
Sustainable development.
ISBN 9781845117535