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Fluid bonds : views on gender and water / edited by Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt.

Contributor(s): Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala, 1956- [editor.] | National Institute for Environment (Australia) [sponsored body] | Australian National University. sponsored body.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookProducer: Kolkata : Stree, c2011Edition: Second Edition.Description: xl, 464 pages. : ill. ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 8185604703; 9788185604701(pbk.).Subject(s): Water resources development -- Citizen participation -- Case studies | Women in community development -- Case studies | Water-supplyDDC classification: 363.61082 FLU
Contents:
Introduction /​ Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt Rights, meanings and discourses: gender dimensions of water rights in diverging regimes of representation in the Andes /​ Margreet Zwarteveen, Rutgerd Boelens Economic globalization, sustainability, gender and water /​ Julie Davidson, Elaine Stratford Changing country, telling stories: research ethics, methods and empowerment in working with aboriginal women /​ Richard Howitt, Sandra Suchet-Pearson Applying a gender lens to the global political economy of the right to water /​ Deb Foskey Re-sourcing the sacredness of water /​ Diana James Gender, water rights and irrigation in Nepal /​ Franz von Benda-Beckmann, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann Fishing for power? women in the fishing industry in Australia /​ Jane Dowling A gender and poverty approach in practice in rural water supply and sanitation projects in Nepal /​ Michelle Moffatt, Umesh Pandey Women and water: perceptions and priorities in rural India /​ Anil C. Shah Women, men and water in Australian backyards /​ Lesley Head, Pat Muir Risks, responses and rights: gender dimensions of water excess and water scarcity in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam /​ Fiona Miller Gender and participation in a water supply and sanitation project: Mekong Delta, Vietnam /​ Barbara Earth, Tran Tuan Anh Gender implications of water management in Australian agriculture /​ Margaret Alston Poverty and gendered livelihoods: making water work /​ Bhawana Upadhyay Access to water and sanitation and the willingness to pay for projects in rural India /​ Priyodorshi Banerjee, S. Chandrasekhar Gender, race and rivers: women and water in Northwestern NSW /​ Heather Goodall Stella Mendoza: a 'water warrior' in the Imperial Valley, California /​ Namika Raby Silent partners: the fluid relationship between women and dammed rivers in the snowy region of Australia /​ Robin Tennant-Wood Gender and agricultural productivity: implication for the revitalization of smallholder irrigation schemes programmae in Sekhukhune district, South Africa /​ Barbara van Koppen ... [et al.] In the running for water authority /​ Annie Bolitho Gendered waters, poisoned wells: political ecology of the arsenic crisis in Bangladesh /​ Farhana Sultana Nadi O Nari: Representing the river and women of the rural communities in the Bengal Delta /​ Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt.
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363.61082 FLU 011286 (Browse shelf) Available 011286

"Published in conjunction with the National Institute for Environment (NIE), the Australian National University, Canberra."

Formerly CIP.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction /​ Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt
Rights, meanings and discourses: gender dimensions of water rights in diverging regimes of representation in the Andes /​ Margreet Zwarteveen, Rutgerd Boelens
Economic globalization, sustainability, gender and water /​ Julie Davidson, Elaine Stratford
Changing country, telling stories: research ethics, methods and empowerment in working with aboriginal women /​ Richard Howitt, Sandra Suchet-Pearson
Applying a gender lens to the global political economy of the right to water /​ Deb Foskey
Re-sourcing the sacredness of water /​ Diana James
Gender, water rights and irrigation in Nepal /​ Franz von Benda-Beckmann, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann
Fishing for power? women in the fishing industry in Australia /​ Jane Dowling
A gender and poverty approach in practice in rural water supply and sanitation projects in Nepal /​ Michelle Moffatt, Umesh Pandey
Women and water: perceptions and priorities in rural India /​ Anil C. Shah
Women, men and water in Australian backyards /​ Lesley Head, Pat Muir
Risks, responses and rights: gender dimensions of water excess and water scarcity in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam /​ Fiona Miller
Gender and participation in a water supply and sanitation project: Mekong Delta, Vietnam /​ Barbara Earth, Tran Tuan Anh
Gender implications of water management in Australian agriculture /​ Margaret Alston
Poverty and gendered livelihoods: making water work /​ Bhawana Upadhyay
Access to water and sanitation and the willingness to pay for projects in rural India /​ Priyodorshi Banerjee, S. Chandrasekhar
Gender, race and rivers: women and water in Northwestern NSW /​ Heather Goodall
Stella Mendoza: a 'water warrior' in the Imperial Valley, California /​ Namika Raby
Silent partners: the fluid relationship between women and dammed rivers in the snowy region of Australia /​ Robin Tennant-Wood
Gender and agricultural productivity: implication for the revitalization of smallholder irrigation schemes programmae in Sekhukhune district, South Africa /​ Barbara van Koppen ... [et al.]
In the running for water authority /​ Annie Bolitho
Gendered waters, poisoned wells: political ecology of the arsenic crisis in Bangladesh /​ Farhana Sultana
Nadi O Nari: Representing the river and women of the rural communities in the Bengal Delta /​ Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt.

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