- Earthscan studies in water resource management
- Machine generated contents note: pt. I Unorthodox models and practices -- 1.The "embedded actor": a water joint venture in Chongqing / Dominique Lorrain -- 2."Delivering more than water". The Salt River Project: the invention of an adaptive partnership of water management / Joan Cortinas Munoz -- pt. II Questions of legitimacy: private interventions in a public service -- 3.Legitimacy in the test of time: operating water in Buenos Aires / Bernard De Gouvello -- 4.Water in Paris: polity and politics / Dominique Lorrain -- 5.A partial privatization under pressure: the Berlin Water Company / Thomas Blanchet -- 6.Corporate social responsibility and public service management in Nagpur / Cecile Renouard -- pt. III When small water systems meet the large technical system -- 7.A local public service: the action of small-scale private water providers to supply peripheral neighbourhoods in three African cities / Aymeric Blanc -- 8.Water cooperatives in La Paz and El Alto, Bolivia: a complementary system / Sebastien Hardy -- 9.The decentralization of supply in four Uttar Pradesh municipalities / Shankare Gowda -- 10.Water disputes in Soweto: inequalities, social mobilizations and recourse to the law / Julie Aubriot -- pt. IV Conclusion -- 11.How socio-technical systems and their operators work / Franck Poupeau.
- 9781138668201 (hbk)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index.
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