2014

Globalized Water

A Question of Governance

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ISBN: 978-94-007-7322-6 (Print) 978-94-007-7323-3 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxi

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction

  3. Water Management Models and Globalization: The “French Model” and Europe

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-33

      Patrimonial Economics and Water Management: A French Case

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      Pages 35-44

      The Water Framework Directive: A Challenge for French Territorial Management

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      Pages 45-61

      Water Globalization: The Strategies of the Two French “Majors”

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      Pages 63-75

      Technological Rent: The Key for Water Services Regulation

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      Pages 77-93

      Liberalization of Water Services in Europe: The End of the French Water Exception?

  4. Water Management Models and Globalization: Privatizations and Access to Water

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-95

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      Pages 97-105

      From the French Model to a “Globalized Model”

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      Pages 107-121

      Privatization: Lessons from Argentina

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      Pages 123-135

      Urban Water in the Post-Network Era: Lebanon and the Former East Germany

  5. Governance, Conflict, and Participation: Sharing the Resource

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-147

      France’s Water Policy: The Interest and Limits of River Contracts

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      Pages 149-159

      Traditional Water Management in the Mediterranean: Authorized Union Associations in Languedoc-Roussillon

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      Pages 161-173

      Dam Projects and Protest: The Exception of Alqueva (Portugal)

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      Pages 175-194

      Interbasin Water Transfers in Spain: Interregional Conflicts and Governance Responses

  6. Governance, Conflict, and Participation: Mechanisms of Power

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Pages 197-210

      Politics and Governance in the Water Sector: The Case of Mumbai

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      Pages 211-223

      Inequalities and Conflict: Water in Latin American Cities

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      Pages 225-240

      From Private to Public: Challenges in La Paz and El Alto, Bolivia

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      Pages 241-259

      Water Governance Tools: The Role of Science and Decision Support Systems in Participatory Management

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      Pages 261-276

      Water Security: A Genealogy of Emerging Discourses

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 277-289