February 2009



Ecology and equity in rights to land and water: A study in south eastern Palakkad in Kerala
Jyothi Krishnan and Abey George

Water Alternatives 2(1): 1-15                Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Organising water: The hidden role of intermediary work
Timothy Moss, Will Medd, Simon Guy and Simon Marvin

Water Alternatives 2(1): 16-33               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Water and poverty in two Colombian watersheds
Nancy Johnson, James García, Jorge E. Rubiano, Marcela Quintero, Rubén Estrada, Esther Mwangi, Adriana Moreno, Alexandra Peralta and Sara Granados

Water Alternatives 2(1): 34-52               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF


Special Section: Transformations of rural water governance. Guest editor Andreas Neef

Transforming rural water governance: Towards deliberative and polycentric models?
Andreas Neef

Water Alternatives 2(1): 53-60               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Path dependencies and institutional bricolage in post-soviet water governance
Jenniver Sehring

Water Alternatives 2(1): 61-81                Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Developing participatory models of watershed management in the Sugar Creek watershed (Ohio, USA)
Jason Shaw Parker, Richard Moore and Mark Weaver

Water Alternatives 2(1): 82-100              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Place-based knowledge networks: The case of water management in South-West Victoria, Australia
Kevin O’Toole, Anne Wallis and Brad Mitchell

Water Alternatives 2(1): 101-114             Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Polycentrism and poverty: Experiences of rural water supply reform in Namibia
Thomas Falk, Bernadette Bock and Michael Kirk

Water Alternatives 2(1): 115-137             Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF



Viewpoint - Further ideas towards a water ethic
Adrian C. Armstrong

Water Alternatives 2(1): 138-147              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Viewpoint - Butterflies vs. hydropower: Reflections on large dams in contemporary Africa
Henry Shirazu Alhassan

Water Alternatives 2(1): 148-160               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF


Book Reviews

Gender and natural resource management: Livelihoods, mobility and interventions (B. Resurreccion, and R. Elmhirst (Eds). 2008).
Louis Lebel and Santita Ganjanapan
Water Alternatives 2(1): 161-163               Full Text - PDF

Water and peace for the people: Possible solutions to water disputes in the Middle East (J.M. Trondalen. 2008).
Mark Zeitoun
Water Alternatives 2(1): 164-166               Full Text - PDF