The Colorado Doctrine

The Colorado Doctrine

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Making extensive use of archival and other primary sources, David Schorr demonstrates that the development of the “appropriation doctrine,” a system of private rights in water, was part of a radical attack on monopoly and corporate power in the arid West. Schorr describes how Colorado miners, irrigators, lawmakers, and judges forged a system of private property in water based on a desire to spread property and its benefits as widely as possible among independent… (more)

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Publisher: Yale University Press (October 22, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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