2012

Water, Cultural Diversity, and Global Environmental Change

Emerging Trends, Sustainable Futures?

ISBN: 978-94-007-1773-2 (Print) 978-94-007-1774-9 (Online)

Table of contents (35 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xlviii

  2. Water and cultural diversity

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      Pages 1-1

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      Introduction: Water and Cultural Diversity

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      Pages 9-29

      Placing Water and Culture

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      Pages 31-48

      The Paradigm Shift in India’s River Policies: From Sacred to Transferable Waters

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      Pages 49-64

      Rethinking the Role of Humans in Water Management: Toward a New Model of Decision-Making

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      Pages 65-75

      Local Water Management in the Andes: Interplay of Domination, Power and Collective Participation

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      Pages 77-96

      The Power of a Disappearance: Water in the Jerid Region of Tunisia

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      Pages 97-116

      Diverting Water: Cultural Plurality and Public Water Features in an Urban Environment

  3. Culture and Water in Diverse Environments

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      Pages 117-117

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      Pages 119-121

      Introduction: Culture and Water in Diverse Environments

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      Pages 123-136

      Watersheds and Marinescapes: Understanding and Maintaining Cultural Diversity Among Southeast Alaska Natives

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      Pages 137-147

      The Influence of Westernization on Water Resources Use and Conservation Among the Maasai People of Kenya

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      Pages 149-162

      Groundwater and Qanats in Syria: Leadership, Ownership, and Abandonment

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      Pages 163-170

      Case Studies from the Americas

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      Pages 171-184

      Nourishing Diversity in Water Governance: The Case of San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

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      Pages 185-201

      Water Knowledge, Use, and Governance: Tibetan Participatory Development Along the Mekong (Langcangjiang) River, in Yunnan, China

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      Pages 203-218

      Ecological Change and the Sociocultural Consequences of the Ganges River’s Decline

  4. Water value, access, use, and control: sociocultural contexts of water scarcity

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      Pages 219-219

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      Pages 221-224

      Introduction: Water Value, Access, Use, and Control: Sociocultural Contexts of Water Scarcity

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      Pages 225-236

      Culture, Gender, and Vulnerability in a Vietnamese Refugee Community: Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

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      Pages 237-252

      Water, Culture, and Gender: An Analysis from Bangladesh

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      Pages 253-264

      Privatization and Collective Stewardship of Water Resources: Case Studies

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      Pages 265-287

      Manufacturing Water Scarcity, Generating Environmental Inequity

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