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Fluid dynamics : politics and social struggle in São Paulo's water crisis (2014-2015)

  title={Fluid dynamics : politics and social struggle in S{\~a}o Paulo's water crisis (2014-2015)},
  author={Isadora Araujo Crux{\^e}n},
  • Isadora Araujo Cruxên
  • Published 2016
  • Political Science
  • In late 2013, a severe drought hit the metropolitan region of São Paulo, Brazil’s most populous city and main economic center, and precipitated a water supply crisis. As water availability became increasingly strained during 2014, myriad collective action efforts by civil society actors sprung up in the city. My thesis explores this social mobilization around São Paulo’s supply crisis as a window into water politics and governance when water supply problems and solutions are unclear but have… CONTINUE READING
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