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Water communities

Author: Rajib Shaw; Danai Thaitakoo
Publisher: Bingley : Emerald, 2010.
Series: Community, environment and disaster risk management, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Water is the key to human civilization. Most of the ancient civilization had its roots to river basins, where people-water interaction was the key aspect. Due to innovations of knowledge and technology and modernization of lifestyles, the human-water direct contact has become less significant. People have become more dependent to the system, and consequently, the closeness to water is gradually diminishing. It is,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rajib Shaw; Danai Thaitakoo
ISBN: 9781849506984 1849506981
OCLC Number: 515437055
Description: xx, 274 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Community, environment and disaster risk management, v. 2.
Responsibility: edited by Rajib Shaw, Danai Thaitakoo.

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Water is the key to human civilization. Most of the ancient civilization had its roots to river basins, where people-water interaction was the key aspect. This book offers analytical case studies on  Read more...

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