Book Volume 6 2017
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Freshwater Governance for the 21st Century


ISBN: 978-3-319-43348-6 (Print) 978-3-319-43350-9 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Introduction and Reflections

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-28

    The Establishment of Catchment Management Agencies in South Africa with Reference to the Flussgebietsgemeinschaft Elbe: Some Practical Considerations

  4. Chapter

    Pages 29-49

    Towards Inclusive Water Governance: OECD Evidence and Key Principles of Stakeholder Engagement in the Water Sector

  5. Chapter

    Pages 51-79

    Free-Market Economics and Developmental Statism as Political Paradigms: Implications for Water Governance Theory and Practice in Developing Countries

  6. Chapter

    Pages 81-102

    Urban Water Governance as a Function of the ‘Urban Hydrosocial Transition’

  7. Chapter

    Pages 103-127

    Urban Water Governance for the Twenty-First Century: A Portfolio-Based Approach to Planning and Management

  8. Chapter

    Pages 129-143

    Rights-Based Freshwater Governance for the Twenty-First Century: Beyond an Exclusionary Focus on Domestic Water Uses

  9. Chapter

    Pages 145-158

    Inclusive Transboundary Water Governance

  10. Chapter

    Pages 159-185

    Mechanisms for Inclusive Governance

  11. Chapter

    Pages 187-204

    Water Integrity: From Concept to Practice

  12. Chapter

    Pages 205-227

    Addressing the Groundwater Governance Challenge

  13. Chapter

    Pages 229-250

    Water Governance Futures in South Asia and Southern Africa: Déjà Vu All Over Again?