xiv, 670 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Legal aspects of water resource management / A. Vaidyanathan and Bharath Jairaj Water in India : constitutional perspectives / Kamala Sankaran Inter-state water disputes : a nightmare! / Fali S. Nariman Nation vs. peoples : inter-state water disputes in India's Supreme Court / Radha D'Souza Riparianism in Indian water jurisprudence / Tony George Puthucherril The ownership of water in Indian laws / Videh Upadhyay The human right to water : policies and rights / Upendra Baxi Community engagement in water governance / M.S. Vani Water use : legal and institutional framework / K.J. Joy and Suhas Paranjape Drinking water supply : right and obligation / K.C. Sivaramakrishnan Water, women and rights / Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt Floods and some legal concerns / Dinesh Kumar Mishra Water pollution and contamination / Paritosh C. Tyagi Environmental decision-making in India : a critique / Manju Menon and Kanchi Kohli The contours of EIA in india / Shyam Divan Displacement in the name of development / Himanshu Thakkar Groundwater law in India : a new approach / M.S. Vani Indian laws and acts on traditional tank irrigation systems / DHAN Foundation Water law reforms in India : trends and prospects / Philippe Cullet and Roopa Madhav Water law for India : science and philosophy perspectives / T.N. Narasimhan A synoptic survey and thoughts on change / Ramaswamy R. Iyer.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.