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Water, sovereignty, and borders in Asia and Oceania / edited by Devleena Ghosh, Heather Goodall, and Stephanie Hemelryk Donald
Bib ID 4548763
Format BookBook
Description Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, c2009 
xiii, 216 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780415437264
0415437261
9780203884676
0203884671
Series

Routledge studies in physical geography and environment ; 9.

Full contents
  • Introduction : fresh and salt / Devleena Ghosh, Heather Goodall, and Stephen Muecke
  • The forms of water : in the land and in the soul / Jeff Malpas
  • Variable rights and diminishing control : the evolution of indigenous maritime sovereignty in Oceania / Paul D'Arcy
  • Ocean, empire, and nation : Japanese fisheries politics / Kate Barclay
  • Water futures and their influence on sovereignty in the Marshall Islands / Dirk H.R. Spennemann
  • "The fisherman's lot" : popular responses to the Indian Ocean in economic and ecological crisis / Devleena Ghosh and Stephen Muecke
  • Boundaries, scale, and power in South Asia / Douglas Hill
  • Intellectual critiques, people's resistance, and inter-riparian contestations : constraints to the power of the state regarding flood control and water management in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna delta of Bangladesh / Shapan Adnan
  • Issues of scale in governing water as a common good : the Mekong River Basin / Philip Hirsch
  • Managing the Yellow River : questions of borders, boundaries, and access / Michael Webber, Jon Barnett, Brian Finlayson, Mark Wang
 
Notes

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Water rights -- Asia  |  Water rights -- Oceania.  |  Water-supply -- Asia -- Management.  |  Water-supply -- Oceania -- Management.
Other authors/contributors Ghosh, Devleena  |  Goodall, Heather  |  Donald, Stephanie Hemelryk

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