Climate Change and Water Governance

Adaptive Capacity in Chile and Switzerland

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5795-0 (Print) 978-94-007-5796-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

  2. Addressing Water Governance Challenges in the Anthropocene

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Addressing Water Governance Challenges in the Anthropocene

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      Pages 17-28

      A Starting Point: Understanding Governance, Good Governance and Water Governance

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      Pages 29-51

      Adaptive Capacity, Adaptive Governance and Resilience

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      Pages 53-71

      The Assessment of Adaptive Capacity

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      Pages 73-96

      Applying a Multi-pronged Approach to Assessing Adaptive Capacity

  3. The Cases of Chile & Switzerland

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Pages 99-124

      Introducing the Case Study Areas: Hydro-climatic and Governance Contexts

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      Pages 125-140

      Water Governance in the Context of IWRM: Switzerland

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      Pages 141-154

      Water Governance in the Context of IWRM: Chile

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      Pages 155-170

      Converging Threats: Driving Pressures for Adaptive Capacity

  4. Applying the Assessment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Pages 173-200

      Governance in the Face of Uncertainty and Change

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      Pages 201-226

      Bridges and Barriers to Adaptive Capacity

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      Pages 227-267

      Operationalising Adaptive Capacity

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      Pages 269-294

      Assessing Adaptive Capacity

  5. Challenges in Developing and Mobilising Adaptive Capacity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 295-295

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      Pages 297-319

      Balancing Structural Conflicts Across Scales to Develop and Mobilise Adaptive Capacity

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      Pages 321-326

      Coping with and Communicating Uncertainty

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      Pages 327-345

      Addressing the Challenge of Institutional Infrastructure in a Technically Focussed World