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Conflicting Visions for Water: Common Property or Private Good?

dc.contributor.authorGleick, Peter
dc.descriptionDr. Peter H. Gleick gave this lecture on water, in general, with a focus on bottled water on Feb. 9, 2012, which was held in the Black Cultural Center and open to the public. Dr. Gleick is co-founder and president of the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security in Oakland, California. His research and writing address the critical connections between water and human health, the hydrologic impacts of climate change, sustainable water use, privatization and globalization, and international conflicts over water resources. Dr. Gleick is an internationally recognized water expert and was named a MacArthur Fellow in October 2003 for his work. Gleick is the author of many scientific papers and seven books, including the biennial water report, "The World's Water", and the new "Bottled and Sold: The Story Behind Our Obsession with Bottled Water".en_US
dc.description.abstractLecture on water; Part of the Sustainability Project-sponsored graduate course "The Commons: History, Sustainability, Activism"en_US
dc.subject.lcshBottled water industry -- Environmental aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshBottled water industry -- Social aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshBottled water industry -- Moral and ethical aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshBottled water industry -- Standardsen_US
dc.subject.lcshWater -- Moral and ethical aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshWater -- Health aspectsen_US
dc.titleConflicting Visions for Water: Common Property or Private Good?en_US

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