Water in the Middle East: A Geography of Peace
Naff, Thomas, The Middle East Journal
Water in the Middle East: A Geography of Peace, by Hussein A. Amery and Aaron Wolf. Austin, TX. The University of Texas Press, 2000. xviii + 293 pages. Figures to p. 238. Tables to p. 256. Appends. to p. 272. Gloss. to p. 278. Index to p. 293. $45 cloth; $29.95 paper.
This volume is, largely, a useful collection of various geopolitical treatments of the critical role water plays in the Arab-Israeli peace-seeking process. While the compilation has defects, none of them is fatal; the book still commands attention.
The editors declare their intention to provide a geographical point of view on the Jordan basin and the peace negotiations using "forward-looking analyses" as a …
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Publication information: Article title: Water in the Middle East: A Geography of Peace. Contributors: Naff, Thomas - Author. Journal title: The Middle East Journal. Volume: 54. Issue: 4 Publication date: Autumn 2000. Page number: 661+. © Middle East Institute Winter 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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