Book Review: Water Policy Reform: Lessons in Sustainability from the Murray-Darling Basin edited by John Quiggin, Thilak Mallawaarachchi, and Sarah Chambers. Cheltenham, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2012

Routray, Sailen (2013) Book Review: Water Policy Reform: Lessons in Sustainability from the Murray-Darling Basin edited by John Quiggin, Thilak Mallawaarachchi, and Sarah Chambers. Cheltenham, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2012. Current Science, 105 (3). pp. 391-393. ISSN 0011-3891

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Abstract: The book under review is an edited volume that is the outcome of a workshop held by the Risk and Sustainable Management Group of the University of Queensland, Australia to discuss the guide to the Murray–Darling Basin Plan and to input into the water policy process. The guide to the plan released in October 2010 was opposed by farmers of the basin, and its copies were burnt in meetings. Much of the anger was directed at the perception that the guide envisioned the curtailing of water entitlements of farmers in the basin
Item Type: Article
Keywords: Water Policy
Subjects: School of Social Sciences > Sociology
Doctoral Programme > PhD Scholar Publications
Programmes > Water Programme
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2021 08:29
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    URI: http://eprints.nias.res.in/id/eprint/2133

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