Water, State and the City

  • Antonio A. R. Ioris

Part of the Cities and the Global Politics of the Environment book series (CGPEP)

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The book investigates the complexity of the Latin American mega cities and the multiple commitments of the apparatus of the state with a focus on the failures of the public water sector. It offers an innovative interpretation of large-scale urbanization, one of the most challenging questions affecting Latin American governments and society.


Mega Cities urbanization water state Latin America neo liberalism conflicts reforms American Government city complexity development Government production research society

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  • Antonio A. R. Ioris
    • 1
  1. 1.University of EdinburghUK

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