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Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water

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Publisher Comments:

Maude Barlow has for decades been a leading voice arguing that access to safe drinking water should be a basic human right. Called the "Al Gore of water," Barlow is the very best kind of advocate-deeply informed, articulate, persuasive. Essential reading for anyone interested in the emerging international movement for water justice, Blue Covenant is one of the most important books of our time. Book jacket.

Synopsis:

an engaging, eye-opening account (The Indypendent) of the global movement for water justice, in the tradition of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring

Table of Contents

Where has all the water gone? — Setting the stage for corporate control of water — The water hunters move in — The water warriors fight back — The future of water.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781595586377
Publisher:
The New Press
Subject:
Nature : Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Author:
Barlow, Maude
Subject:
Technology & Engineering : Environmental - Water Supply
Subject:
Political Science : Public Policy - Environmental Policy
Subject:
Business & Economics : Environmental Economics
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
August 2010
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
208

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Business » General
Engineering » Environmental Engineering » Water Supply
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Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » Environment
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