Human Securitization of Water? A Case Study of the Indus Waters Basin
Source: Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 2013
Author(s): J Peter Burgess, Taylor Owen, and Uttam Kumar Sinha
In the large and growing literature on hydropolitics, insecurity generated through water-related conflicts is most often conceptualized under a model of economic resource scarcity. Conflict is generally reduced to the question of who has water, who needs water and thus what cost, in economic, political or military terms, is appropriate...