February 2011


The watershed approach: Challenges, antecedents, and the transition from technical tool to governance unit
Alice Cohen and Seanna Davidson

Water Alternatives 4(1): 1-14               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Sharing water with nature: Insights on environmental water allocation from a case study of the Murrumbidgee catchment, Australia
Becky Swainson, Rob de Loë and Reid Kreutzwiser

Water Alternatives 4(1): 15-34              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Deluges of grandeur: Water, territory, and power on Northwest Mexico’s Río Mayo, 1880-1910
Jeffrey M. Banister

Water Alternatives 4(1): 35-53              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Participation as citizenship or payment? A case study of rural drinking water governance in Mali
Stephen Jones

Water Alternatives 4(1): 54-71              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Indus basin floods of 2010: Souring of a Faustian bargain?
Daanish Mustafa and David Wrathall

Water Alternatives 4(1): 72-85              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Perceived power resources in situations of collective action
Insa Theesfeld

Water Alternatives 4(1): 86-103            Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Book Reviews

Power and water in the Middle East: The hidden politics of the Palestinian-Israeli water conflict (Zeitoun, M.; 2008).
Larry Swatuk
Water Alternatives 4(1): 104-105             Full Text - PDF

Water ethics. Foundational readings for students and professionals (Brown, P. and Schmidt, J., Eds, 2010).
David Groenfeldt
Water Alternatives 4(1): 106-109              Full Text - PDF

June 2011


What are the effects of decentralization in large scale irrigation? Evidence from the Philippines
Eduardo K. Araral, Jr.

Water Alternatives 4(2): 110-123              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

The World Court’s contribution to international water law: The Pulp Mills Case between Argentina and Uruguay
Owen McIntyre

Water Alternatives 4(2): 124-144              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Valuing soft components in agricultural water management interventions in meso-scale watersheds: A review and synthesis
Jennie Barron and Stacey Noel

Water Alternatives 4(2): 145-154              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Paradox of the moving boundary: Legal heredity of river accretion and avulsion
John W. Donaldson

Water Alternatives 4(2): 155-170              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Sharing water on the Iberian peninsula: A Europeanisation approach to explaining transboundary cooperation
Jeanie J. Bukowski

Water Alternatives 4(2): 171-196              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Understanding the emergence and functioning of river committees in a catchment of the Pangani basin, Tanzania
Hans C. Komakech and Pieter van der Zaag

Water Alternatives 4(2): 197-222              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Is individual metering socially sustainable? The case of multifamily housing in France
Bernard Barraqué

Water Alternatives 4(2): 223-244              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Book Reviews

Water policy in Texas: Responding to the rise of scarcity (Griffin, R.C.; Ed. 2011).
Zachary Sugg
Water Alternatives 4(2): 245-247              Full Text - PDF

Water politics and development cooperation (Scheumann, W.; Neubert, S. and Kipping, M.; Eds. 2008).
Maria Koenig
Water Alternatives 4(2): 248-251              Full Text - PDF

Time to reform South African water reforms: A review of “Transforming water management in South Africa” (Schreiner, B. and Hassan, R.; Eds. 2011).
Douglas J. Merrey
Water Alternatives 4(2): 252-255              Full Text - PDF

Water, place and equity (Whiteley, J.M.; Ingram, H. and Perry, R.W.; Eds. 2008).
Timothy Moss
Water Alternatives 4(2): 256-258              Full Text - PDF

Octobre 2011



Reaching the limits of water resources mobilisation: Irrigation development in the Segura river basin, Spain
Carles Sanchis Ibor, Marta García Mollá, Llorenç Avellà Reus and José Carles Genovés

Water Alternatives 4(3): 256-278              Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

A decade of implementing water services reform in Zambia: Review of outcomes, challenges and opportunities
Horman Chitonge

Water Alternatives 4(3): 279-300             Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Bridging divides for water? Dialogue and access at the 5th World Water Forum
Nícola Ulibarrí

Water Alternatives 4(3): 301-315               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF


Themed Section: Policies, politics and realities of small dams in the rural South
Jean-Philippe Venot and Jyothi Krishnan, Guest Editors

Editorial: Discursive framing: Debates over small reservoirs in the rural South
Jean-Philippe Venot and Jyothi Krishnan

Water Alternatives 4(3): 316-324               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Water institutions and the 'revival' of tanks in South India: What is at stake locally?
Olivia Aubriot and P. Ignatius Prabhakar

Water Alternatives 4(3): 325-346             Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

De-mystifying 'tradition': The politics of rainwater harvesting in rural Rajasthan, India
Saurabh Gupta

Water Alternatives 4(3): 347-364               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Local water management of small reservoirs: Lessons from two case studies in Burkina Faso
Hilmy Sally, Hervé Lévite and Julien Cour

Water Alternatives 4(3): 365-382               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

The politics, development and problems of small irrigation dams in Malawi: Experiences from Mzuzu ADD
Bryson Nkhoma

Water Alternatives 4(3): 383-398               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF

Planning and corrupting water resources development: The case of small reservoirs in Ghana
Jean-Philippe Venot, Marc Andreini and Crossley Beth Pinkstaff

Water Alternatives 4(3): 399-423               Abstract   |  Full Text - PDF


Book Reviews

Privatizing water. Governance failure and the world’s urban water crisis (Bakker, K.; 2010).
José Esteban Castro
Water Alternatives 4(3): 424-428               Full Text - PDF

The meaning of water (Strang, V.; 2004); What is water (Linton, J.; 2010)
Peter P. Mollinga
Water Alternatives 4(3): 429-432              Full Text - PDF