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RECORD NUMBER: 9 OF 9
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Water resources /|
|Author||Anisfeld, Shimon C.|
|ISBN||1597264946 (cloth : alk. paper); 9781597264945 (cloth : alk. paper); 1597264954 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781597264952 (pbk. : alk. paper)|
|Subjects||Watershed management. ; Water resources development--Environmental aspects. ; Water-supply--Social aspects. ; Watervoorziening ; Natuurlijke hulpbronnen ; Waterhuishouding|
|Collation||xviii, 330 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.|
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-315) and index.
Past, present, and future: introduction to the water crisis -- Quantity and quality: introduction to water resource science -- Supply and demand: water availability and water use -- Water, water, everywhere: dealing with floods -- Nor any drop to drink: water scarcity -- The end of stationarity: water in an era of global change -- Soft and hard: technologies for sustainable water management -- Human and ecosystems: finding the right balance -- Overconsumption and underconsumption: water for households and health -- Crops and drops: getting more from less in agricultural water use -- Growth and sustainability: using water more wisely in industry -- Basic need and economic good: the contested role of economics in water management -- Conflict and cooperation: transboundary and intersectoral water management -- Conclusion: the imperative of better management.