Literature Relevant to Various Lineages

The selections below are intended as starting points for research on a lineage. Keep the following caveats in mind:

  • Literature included is primarily literature known to the Project Director that either analyzes the influence of agreements in the lineage (i.e., investigates "regime effectiveness") or provides useful background.
  • The literature referenced here is QUITE limited. I hope to include literature for more lineages over time and welcome suggestions. This is NOT intended as a comprehensive database of literature but simply as 5 to 10 places to start research.
  • Inclusion of articles in this database are not intended as endorsements of the views or arguments of the authors.
  • Know of literature that is not listed? Please suggest it.
Lineage Full Citation External Source, if any
Mekong River

Backer, Ellen B. 2007. "The Mekong River Commission: does it work and how does the Mekong river basin's geography influence its effectiveness?" Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs 26 (4):31-55.

Mekong River

Varis, Olli. 2004. "Basin organization models: the case of the Mekong River." In La gouvernance de l'eau en Afrique de l'Ouest: aspects juridiques et institutionnels - Water governance in West Africa: legal and institutional aspects, ed. M. Niasse, A. Iza, A. Garane and O. Varis. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN.223-37.