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The Resource What is water? : the history of a modern abstraction, Jamie Linton ; foreword by Graeme Wynn

What is water? : the history of a modern abstraction, Jamie Linton ; foreword by Graeme Wynn

Label
What is water? : the history of a modern abstraction
Title
What is water?
Title remainder
the history of a modern abstraction
Statement of responsibility
Jamie Linton ; foreword by Graeme Wynn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NLC
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Linton, Jamie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Nature, history, society,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water
  • Hydrologic cycle
  • Water
  • Water
  • Water
Label
What is water? : the history of a modern abstraction, Jamie Linton ; foreword by Graeme Wynn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Graeme Wynn -- Pt. I. Introduction -- 1. Fixing the Flow: The Things We Make of Water -- 2. Relational Dialectics: Putting Things in Fluid Terms -- Pt. 2. The History of Modern Water -- 3. Intimations of Modern Water -- 4. From Premodern Waters to Modern Water -- 5. The Hydrologic Cycle(s): Scientific and Sacred -- 6. The Hortonian Hydrologic Cycle -- 7. Reading the Resource: Modern Water, the Hydrologic Cycle, and the State -- 8. Culmination: Global Water -- Pt. 3. The Constitutional Crisis of Modern Water -- 9. The Constitution of Modern Water -- 10. Modern water in Crisis -- 11. Sustaining Modern Water: The New "Global Water Regime" -- Pt. 4. Conclusion: What Becomes of Water -- 12. Hydrolectics
Control code
ocn458726831
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 333 p.
Isbn
9780774817011
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)458726831
Label
What is water? : the history of a modern abstraction, Jamie Linton ; foreword by Graeme Wynn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Graeme Wynn -- Pt. I. Introduction -- 1. Fixing the Flow: The Things We Make of Water -- 2. Relational Dialectics: Putting Things in Fluid Terms -- Pt. 2. The History of Modern Water -- 3. Intimations of Modern Water -- 4. From Premodern Waters to Modern Water -- 5. The Hydrologic Cycle(s): Scientific and Sacred -- 6. The Hortonian Hydrologic Cycle -- 7. Reading the Resource: Modern Water, the Hydrologic Cycle, and the State -- 8. Culmination: Global Water -- Pt. 3. The Constitutional Crisis of Modern Water -- 9. The Constitution of Modern Water -- 10. Modern water in Crisis -- 11. Sustaining Modern Water: The New "Global Water Regime" -- Pt. 4. Conclusion: What Becomes of Water -- 12. Hydrolectics
Control code
ocn458726831
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 333 p.
Isbn
9780774817011
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)458726831

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