(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

Water governance in New Mexico : adjudication, law, and geography

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

(1) Hulbert Center, Southwest Studies, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, ETATS-UNIS


Using case material and ethnographic vignettes from a larger geographic project on water rights and governance in New Mexico. Water adjudication is examined as a vital instrument in the state's pursuit of spatial knowledge. The A. explores how the formalizing of water rights has articulated new legal-spatial relationships. The products of adjudications and the tension between local and expert knowledge in natural resources governance are examined


Article of periodic

published at : Geoforum / ISSN 0016-7185 / CODEN GFRMAK

Editor : Pergamon Press, Oxford - ROYAUME-UNI (1970)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 45 [pp. 83-93]

Bibliographic references : 1 p.

Collation : 3 fig.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 15001

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1016/j.geoforum.2012.10.004

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