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- University of California Press 2015; US$ 75.00
The Indus basin was once an arid pastoral watershed, but by the second half of the twentieth century, it had become one of the world?s most heavily irrigated and populated river basins. Launched under British colonial rule in the nineteenth century, this irrigation project spurred political, social, and environmental transformations that continued... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 115.00
Oil revenues have made Libya rich since 1961, when oil exports began. This new wealth has affected all sectors of the economy and especially the agricultural sector; there have been considerable movements of population, changes in the use of land, and, possibly most important, there has been a profound change in the expectations of the Libyan people.... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 71.46
Die Handelspolitik der EU ist ? oder scheint ? widersprüchlich. Einerseits setzt sich die Gemeinschaft für eine liberale Weltwirtschaftsordnung ein, andererseits schützt sie ihren Agrarsektor. Gemeinhin wird der Sonderstatus der Landwirtschaft auf die Stärke der ?Bauernlobby? zurückgeführt. Eine eingehende Untersuchung der agrarpolitischen Entwicklungen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 105.00
Of all the scholarly work on the countryside done in pre-1917 Russia and in the Soviet Union in the 1920s, that of L.N. Kritsman and those influenced by him ? the so-called ?Agrarian Marxists? ? is perhaps the least well known. However, that work was of extremely high quality and very original. Its significance is more than historical, since it has... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00
This book addresses two major issues in natural resource management and political ecology: the complex conflicting relationship between communities managing water on the ground and national/global policy-making institutions and elites; and how grassroots defend against encroachment, question the self-evidence of State-/market-based water governance,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95
Recently, efforts to understand the relationship between water and political boundaries have come to the fore of water governance debates: how and why does water governance fragment across sectors and governmental departments? How can we govern shared waters more effectively? How do politics and power play out in water governance? This book brings... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95
Exploring one of the most dynamic and contested regions of the world, this series includes works on political, economic, cultural, and social changes in modern and contemporary Asia and the Pacific. The leading specialist on China's twentieth century peasant resistance reexamines, in bold and original ways, the question: Was the Chinese peasantry a... more...