Native Peoples and Water Rights

McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series

Book 55
McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
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Through a combination of field work and archival research, Kenichi Matsui offers an original and pioneering overview of the evolution of water law and agricultural policies in the Canadian west. By incorporating the history of water law philosophies, water development technologies, agricultural policies, and cross-cultural theories, Matsui constructs an interdisciplinary analysis of how both Native peoples and non-native stakeholders struggled for better rights and livelihood through litigation, political campaigns, and direct actions.
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About the author

Kenichi Matsui is assistant professor, sustainable environmental studies, University of Tsukuba.

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Publisher
McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
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Published on
Dec 31, 2009
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Pages
264
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ISBN
9780773576582
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Language
English
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Genres
History / Native American
LAW / Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Law / General
Law / Indigenous Peoples
Law / Natural Resources
Political Science / Public Policy / Agriculture & Food Policy
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
Technology & Engineering / Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
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