The Resource Practical authority : agency and institutional change in Brazilian water politics, Rebecca Neaera Abers and Margaret E. Keck

Practical authority : agency and institutional change in Brazilian water politics, Rebecca Neaera Abers and Margaret E. Keck

Label
Practical authority : agency and institutional change in Brazilian water politics
Title
Practical authority
Title remainder
agency and institutional change in Brazilian water politics
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Neaera Abers and Margaret E. Keck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"New institutions don't come into being by themselves: They have to be organized. On the basis of research from a decade-long, multi-site study of efforts to transform freshwater management in Brazil, Practical Authority asks how new institutional arrangements established by law become operational in practice"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abers, Rebecca
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TD241.A1
LC item number
A34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Keck, Margaret E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Water-supply
  • Water resources development
  • Hydrology
  • Fresh water
  • Brazil
Label
Practical authority : agency and institutional change in Brazilian water politics, Rebecca Neaera Abers and Margaret E. Keck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Prologue -- Chapter 1 -- Practical Authority, Institution-building, and Entanglement -- Chapter 2 -- Entangled Institutions and Layered Reform Narratives: Governing Water Resources in Historical Context -- Chapter 3 -- Institutional Design in Entangled Settings: How to Make an Unfinished Law -- Chapter 4 -- Practicing Laws: Experiments with Institution Building -- Chapter 5 -- Becoming Committees: Diversity, Problems and Processes -- Chapter 6 -- Diversions of Authority: Power, Perseverance and Struggles over the Control of Water Resources -- Chapter 7 -- Building Practical Authority from Outside the State -- Conclusions -- Appendix 1: Methodological Narrative -- Appendix 2: List of interviews -- References
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 263 pages
Isbn
9780199985265
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013003846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 4217339-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4217339
  • (Sirsi) o844789379
  • (OCoLC)844789379
Label
Practical authority : agency and institutional change in Brazilian water politics, Rebecca Neaera Abers and Margaret E. Keck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Prologue -- Chapter 1 -- Practical Authority, Institution-building, and Entanglement -- Chapter 2 -- Entangled Institutions and Layered Reform Narratives: Governing Water Resources in Historical Context -- Chapter 3 -- Institutional Design in Entangled Settings: How to Make an Unfinished Law -- Chapter 4 -- Practicing Laws: Experiments with Institution Building -- Chapter 5 -- Becoming Committees: Diversity, Problems and Processes -- Chapter 6 -- Diversions of Authority: Power, Perseverance and Struggles over the Control of Water Resources -- Chapter 7 -- Building Practical Authority from Outside the State -- Conclusions -- Appendix 1: Methodological Narrative -- Appendix 2: List of interviews -- References
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 263 pages
Isbn
9780199985265
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013003846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 4217339-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4217339
  • (Sirsi) o844789379
  • (OCoLC)844789379

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