Water: A Source for Future Conflicts

By: Maj Gen Ajay Kumar Chaturvedi

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Water, air and sun light are the three most important resources for the sustenance of life on the planet earth. While human race has hardly any control on air and sun light, water from time immemorial has always been used by various kingdoms/ states/ groups of people as an important aspect of their respective security policy to exercise their influence over their adversaries through a control/ denial of common water resources. Such a conflict of interest has often led the concerned stake holders, to go for dispute resolution through an armed skirmish/ battle. It needs to be appreciated that the shortage of water affects food security and the energy security of a country. With depleting resources and increasing demands; the situation is gradually becoming extremely critical and a number of flash points for future conflicts are emerging.Printed Pages: 288.

Title: Water: A Source for Future Conflicts

Author Name: Maj Gen Ajay Kumar Chaturvedi

Categories: India, Security Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

ISBN: 9789382652069

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 103245

Keywords: Water: A Source for Future Conflicts Maj Gen Ajay Kumar Chaturvedi