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Will the world run out of fresh water?

Author: David M Haugen; Susan Musser; Thomson Gale (Firm)
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, ©2012.
Series: At issue; Opposing Viewpoints In Context.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David M Haugen; Susan Musser; Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN: 9780737756081 073775608X 9780737756098 0737756098
OCLC Number: 930684503
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction --
There is a looming global fresh water shortage / Paul Alois --
To solve the looming fresh water shortage, people must learn not to take water for granted / Charles Fishman --
Desalination is part of the solution to fresh water shortages / McKinley Conway --
Desalination is too expensive to be a solution to fresh water shortages / Kris De Decker --
Desalination threatens the environment and public health food & water watch --
Human ingenuity will eventually solve the looming fresh water shortage / Brian Fagan --
Fresh water is becoming a privatized commodity instead of a public trust / Jeneen Interlandi with Ryan Tracy --
Fresh water should be treated as a commodity / Peter Brabeck-Letmathe --
Fresh water should be treated as a human right / Maude Barlow --
Access to fresh water may spark conflict in the Middle East / Daniel Darling --
Access to fresh water is a contentious issue in the Israel-Palestine conflict / Wilson Dizard --
Middle Eastern governments must ad.
Series Title: At issue; Opposing Viewpoints In Context.
Responsibility: David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors.

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