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Analysis and Management of Watersheds

John A. Dixon

in The Environment and Emerging Development Issues: Volume 2

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199240708
eISBN:
9780191718106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199240708.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The concept of ‘watershed management’ combines two things, namely managing the physical aspects of water resources and managing the socio-economic systems. The problem of watershed management has ... More


Beyond Consensus: Improving Collaborative Planning and Management

Richard D. Margerum

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015813
eISBN:
9780262298605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015813.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Collaborative approaches are increasingly common across a range of governance and policy areas. Single-issue, single-organization solutions often prove ineffective for complex, contentious, and ... More


Making the Panama Canal Watershed

Ashley Carse

in Beyond the Big Ditch: Politics, Ecology, and Infrastructure at the Panama Canal

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028110
eISBN:
9780262320467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028110.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter examines the history and politics of watershed management around the Panama Canal. It situates the emergence of canal-related water scarcity concerns and the new administrative ... More


Watershed Development and Water Marketing

Anindita Sarkar

in Economic Geography: Volume 1: Land, Water, and Agriculture

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199458417
eISBN:
9780199086757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199458417.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

While watershed development programmes in India are increasingly being understood as an integrated approach for rural development, the rise in water demand combined with the decline in water supplies ... More


Collaborative Watershed Partnerships in the Epoch of Sustainability

Mark Lubell, William D. Leach, and Paul A. Sabatier

in Toward Sustainable Communities: Transition and Transformations in Environmental Policy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262134927
eISBN:
9780262255523
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262134927.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter summarizes the current state of knowledge about the factors influencing the success of watershed partnerships. It begins by discussing a conceptual framework for watershed partnerships ... More


Ecuadorian Watershed Management Reform in Context

Craig M. Kauffman

in Grassroots Global Governance: Local Watershed Management Experiments and the Evolution of Sustainable Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190625733
eISBN:
9780190625757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190625733.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Chapter 3 provides the background context for examining grassroots global governance through the lens of Ecuador’s integrated watershed management reform attempts. The chapter first describes ... More


Local Legacies of National Network Activation

Craig M. Kauffman

in Grassroots Global Governance: Local Watershed Management Experiments and the Evolution of Sustainable Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190625733
eISBN:
9780190625757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190625733.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Chapter 5 examines phase 1 of grassroots global governance from the local perspective. It compares the degree to which national network activation for integrated watershed management reached the six ... More


Phase 1: National Network Activation

Craig M. Kauffman

in Grassroots Global Governance: Local Watershed Management Experiments and the Evolution of Sustainable Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190625733
eISBN:
9780190625757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190625733.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Chapter 4 examines phase 1 of grassroots global governance theory, which explains why some versions of global ideas like integrated watershed management diffuse domestically while others do not. It ... More


Local Experimentation in Tungurahua

Craig M. Kauffman

in Grassroots Global Governance: Local Watershed Management Experiments and the Evolution of Sustainable Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190625733
eISBN:
9780190625757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190625733.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Chapter 7 traces Tungurahua’s integrated watershed management reform process to show how network activation strategies interact during phase 2 of grassroots global governance. Transnational ... More


Phase 2: Why Local Integrated Watershed Management Campaigns Endure

Craig M. Kauffman

in Grassroots Global Governance: Local Watershed Management Experiments and the Evolution of Sustainable Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190625733
eISBN:
9780190625757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190625733.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Chapter 6 examines phase 2 of grassroots global governance, showing how variation in framing and network capacity-building strategies explains not only which local integrated watershed management ... More


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