Water resources management: in search of an environmental ethic

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Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991 - Technology & Engineering - 247 pages
"In one slim volume, Feldman has managed to combine a history of U.S. water policy, two in-depth case studies on the politics of water, an analysis of the institutional biases affecting U.S. water policy, and a discussion of water policy in France. Nor is that all. The opening and closing chapters of the work set this panoramic view of water policy within a normative framework derived from theorists as disparate as John Muir and John Rawls."-- Journal of Politics

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Contents

Values Political Theory and Environmental Policies
1
Technological
8
Ethics and U S Water Policy
26
Copyright

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David Lewis Feldman served for many years as a faculty member at the University of Tennessee--Knoxville and is a professor and the Chair of the Department of Planning, Policy & Design at the School of Social Ecology, University of California--Irvine. He is the editor of Energy Crisis: Unresolved Issues and Enduring Legacies and Water Resources Management: In Search of an Environmental Ethic, both published by Johns Hopkins.

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