The Cultural Dynamics in Water Management from Ancient History to the Present Age

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Editor(s): Xiao Yun Zheng

Publication Date: 15/05/2021

Pages: 300

Binding: Paperback

ISBN13: 9781789062038

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The book examines systematically the role of ancient culture and civilization in water management.   It underlines that   culture has been the driving force for  effective water management spanning a long historical period.  Additionally, It also investigates the mechanisms, the approach, generation, and practices that have been applied by the craftsmanship and intuition of the ancients in  water management. There are case studies from China, Japan, Europe, USA and Ecuador. The underlying aim of the book is to show the importance of water culture  and  the need  for its  further strengthening.

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