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Critical water geographies : From histories to affect. / Mustafa, Daanish; Halvorson, Sarah J.

In: Water (Switzerland), Vol. 12, No. 7, 2001, 01.07.2020.

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Mustafa, D & Halvorson, SJ 2020, 'Critical water geographies: From histories to affect', Water (Switzerland), vol. 12, no. 7, 2001. https://doi.org/10.3390/w12072001

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Mustafa, D., & Halvorson, S. J. (2020). Critical water geographies: From histories to affect. Water (Switzerland), 12(7), [2001]. https://doi.org/10.3390/w12072001

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Mustafa D, Halvorson SJ. Critical water geographies: From histories to affect. Water (Switzerland). 2020 Jul 1;12(7). 2001. https://doi.org/10.3390/w12072001

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Mustafa, Daanish ; Halvorson, Sarah J. / Critical water geographies : From histories to affect. In: Water (Switzerland). 2020 ; Vol. 12, No. 7.

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