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The price of thirst : global water inequality and the coming chaos

Author: Karen Piper
Publisher: Minneapolis ; London : University of Minnesota Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Piper
ISBN: 9780816695423 0816695423
OCLC Number: 963883719
Description: XII, 289 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: ContentsAcknowledgments Introduction: The Colonial Origins of Global Water Inequality Part I. Wheeling and Dealing Water in the Americas1. Water Hoarding in a California Drought2. Privatization in a Police StatePart II. Postcolonial Water Insurgencies3. South Africa's Water Apartheid4. Mother Ganga Is Not for SalePart III. Water Wars in the Middle East5. A Revolution of the Thirsty in Egypt6. Targeting Iraq's WaterConclusion: Imagining a Water-Secure WorldNotesRecommended ReadingIndex
Responsibility: Karen Piper.

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"A wonderful book-full of commitment, deeply moving, with stories of real people affected by corporate water grabs. I highly recommend The Price of Thirst." -Maude Barlow, chair of the board of Food Read more...

 
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