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Authors: Shafiqul Islam, William Moomaw

Water and Diplomacy 2011
Shafiqul “Shafik” Islam, ScD. Professor, School of Engineering and Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
William Moomaw, PhD. Professor, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Tufts University

1. Session 10 – Readings

1.1. Required

Schulz, Anna. "Tracing Origins of Divergence: The Need for a Paradigm Shift in the Legal Treatment of Transboundary Watercourses." MALD Thesis (Jan 2008) pages: 1-22.

Hammurabi Code. C. 1780 BCE. Translated by L.W. King.

Hassan, Fekri. "Water Management and Early Civilizations: From Conflict to Cooperation." UNESCO PC --> CP Series.

1.2. Read at least one of the following

Bazza, M. "Overview of the History of Water Resources and Irrigation Management in the Near East Region." 7 Water Science & Technology: Water Supply 1 (2007).

Chang, Michael. "Fathoming Qianlong: Imperial Activism, the Southern Tours, and the Politics of Water Control 1736-1765. 24 Late Imperial China 2 (Dec 2003).

Netherly, Patricia. "The Management of Late Andean Irrigation Systems on the North Coast of Peru." 49 American Antiquity 2 (Apr 1984). 

Sala, Renato. "Historical Survey of Irrigation Practices in West Central Asia." Institute of Archaeology ACD KZ (Almaty, KZ: Mar 2003).