Water and Power

The Politics of a Scarce Resource in the Jordan River Basin

by Miriam R. Lowi

Series: Cambridge Middle East Library (No. 31)

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  • 9780521558365
  • 9780511881862
Why do states in arid regions fail to co-operate in sharing water resources when co-operation would appear to be in their mutual interest? Through in-depth analysis of the history and current status of the dispute over the Jordan River basin, Miriam Lowi explores the answers to these critical questions.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780521558365
  • 9780511881862

In The Press

'This excellent, readable and timely study will be of great value to a wide audience: international relations scholars, Middle East specialists, hydrologists, environmental scholars and those concerned generally with resource conflicts.' International Affairs