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Managing Water Resources, Past and Present

Julie Trottier and Paul Slack


A multi-disciplinary analysis of the evolution of water politics and policy by an international team of distinguished experts. Water management in the Middle Ages in Europe, its evolution in the USA, the elaboration of the European Water Framework Directive, the British experience of water management, the over-exploitation of African aquifers, and the evolution of the water situation in Southern Africa are all examined. This volume underlines the fact that only an integrative and interdisciplinary understanding can lead to genuinely improved water management practices that will not benefit so ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2004 Print ISBN-13: 9780199267644
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199267644.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Julie Trottier, editor

Paul Slack, editor