Democratization and Water Management in Taiwan
作者: Shu-Hsiang Hsu
作者单位: 1Transworld Institute of Technology , Taiwan
刊名: Water International, 2004, Vol.29 (1), pp.61-69
来源数据库: Taylor & Francis Journal
DOI: 10.1080/02508060408691749
关键词: DemocratizationEnvironmental movementsWater managementWater policiesDamWater reallocationWatershed
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Taiwan's 2000 presidential election ushered in the first peaceful transfer of political power since democratization began in the mid-1980s, shifting control of the government from the Kuomintang to the Democratic Progressive Party. This article compares the two governments' approaches to Taiwan's water management under the impact of democratization and emergent environmental movements to analyze the continuity and change of water policies. This study illustrates that democratization has both positive and negative effects on managing Taiwan's water resources. The DPP government's water solutions are not much different from those of its precursor, though it came to power with the help of environmental movements. It is also as committed in most aspects as its precursor in...
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  • political 政治
  • reallocation 再分配
  • management 管理
  • centralization 集中化
  • resources 资源
  • expectations 期待的事物
  • managing 管理
  • making 制定
  • policy 政策
  • economic 经济的