Publications of Prof Dr Rutgerd Boelens

Water, Power and Identity Aguas robadas Agua, Injusticia y Conflictos Water Justice in Latin America: The Politics of Difference, Equality, and Indifference

 


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

- (2016) ‘Disputes over land and water rights in gold mining: the case of Cerro de San Pedro, Mexico’ (with Didi Stoltenborg). Water International 41(3): 447-467.
- (2016) ‘Food or flowers? Contested transformations of community food security and water use priorities under new legal and market regimes in Ecuador's highlands’ (with Patricio Mena and Jeroen Vos). Journal of Rural Studies 44: 227-238.
- (2016) ‘Hydrosocial territories: a political ecology perspective’ (with Jaime Hoogesteger, Erik Swyngedouw, Jeroen Vos & Philippus Wester). Water International 41(1): 1-14.
- (2016) ‘Disputes over territorial boundaries and diverging valuation languages: the Santurban hydrosocial highlands territory in Colombia’ (with Bibiana Duarte-Abadía). Water International 41(1):15-36.
- (2016) ‘Territorial pluralism: water users’ multi-scalar struggles against state ordering in Ecuador’s highlands’ (with Jaime Hoogesteger and Michiel Baud). Water International 41(1):91-106.
- (2016) ‘PES hydrosocial territories: de-territorialization and re-patterning of water control arenas in the Andean highlands’ (with Jean Carlo Rodríguez-de-Francisco). Water International 41(1):140-156.
- (2015) ‘Tradiciones de riego y transiciones políticas en los Andes’. Revista Iberoamericana 58(15):178-183.
- (2015) Agua y Ecología Política. El extractivismo en la agro-exportación, la minería y las hidroeléctricas en Latino América (with Cristina Yacoub and Bibiana Duarte-Abadía). Quito: Abya-Yala. (310 pp.)
- (2015) ‘Property, legal pluralism, and water rights: the critical analysis of water governance and the politics of recognizing “local” rights’ (with Dik Roth and Margreet Zwarteveen). Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law 47(3):456-475.
- (2015) ‘Hydropower, encroachment and the repatterning of hydrosocial territory: The case of Hidrosogamoso in Colombia’ (with Bibiana Duarte-Abadía and Tatiana Roa-Avendaño). Human Organization 74(3):243-254.
- (2015) ‘Water reform governmentality in Ecuador: neoliberalism, centralization and the restraining of polycentric authority and community rule-making’ (with Jaime Hoogesteger and Michiel Baud). Geoforum 64:281–291.
- (2015) ‘Payment for Environmental Services: mobilising an epistemic community to construct dominant policy’ (with Jean Carlo Rodriguez de Francisco). Environmental Politics 24(3): 481-500.
- (2015) ‘Rooted rights systems in turbulent waters: the dynamics of collective fishing rights in La Albufera, Valencia, Spain’ (with Victor Claudin). Society & Natural Resources 28:1059–1074.
- (2015) Water Justice in Latin America: The Politics of Difference, Equality, and Indifference. Inaugural Lecture, University of Amsterdam.
- (2015) Water, Power and Identity: The cultural politics of water in the Andes. Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management.
- (2014) ‘Cultural Politics and the Hydrosocial Cycle: Water, Power and Identity in the Andean Highlands’. Geoforum 57:234-247.
- (2014) ‘Legal Pluralism, Hydraulic Property Creation and Sustainability: The materialized nature of water rights in user-managed systems’ (with Jeroen Vos). COSUST 11:55-62.
- (2014) ‘Payment for Environmental Services and Power in the Chamachán Watershed, Ecuador’ (with Jean Carlo Rodriguez de Francisco). Human Organization 73(4):351-362.
- (2014) ‘Forced Engagements. Water Security and Local Rights Formalization in Yanque, Colca Valley, Peru’ (with Miriam Seemann). Human Organization 73(1):1-12.
- (2014) ‘Defining, researching and struggling for water justice: some conceptual building blocks for research and action’ (with Margreet Zwarteveen). Water International 39(2):143-158
- (2014) ‘Sustainability Standards and the Water Question’ (with Jeroen Vos). Development and Change 45(2):205–230.
- (2014) ‘Commoditizing Water Territories? The clash between Andean water rights cultures and Payment for Environmental Services’ (with Jaime Hoogesteger & Jean Carlo Rodriguez). Capitalism Nature Socialism 2014
- (2013) 'Hydraulic heroes: the ironies of utopian hydraulism and its politics of autonomy in the Guadalhorce Valley, Spain', (with Nynke C. Post Uiterweer), Journal of Historical Geography 41 (2013) 44-58.
- (2013) ‘Payment for Environmental Services and Unequal Resource Control in Pimampiro, Ecuador’ (with Jean Carlo Rodriguez & Jessica Budds). Society & Natural Resources: An International Journal 26(10):1217-1233. DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2013.825037
- (2012) ‘The danger of naturalizing water policy concepts. Water productivity and efficiency discourses from field irrigation to virtual water trade’ (with Jeroen Vos). Jnl. Agricultural Water Management 108:16-26.
- (2012) ‘Losing the watershed focus: a look at complex community-managed irrigation systems in Bolivia’ (with C. Saldías, K. Wegerich, S. Speelman). Water International 37(7):744-759.
- (2012) ‘Contested Territories: Water rights and the struggles over indigenous livelihoods‘ (with B. Duarte, R. Manosalvas, P. Mena, T. Roa, J. Vera). Special Issue ‘Indigenous Communities and Water’, International Indigenous Policy Journal 3(3):1-15
- (2011) Justicia Hídrica. Acumulación, Conflicto y Acción Social (with L. Cremers & M. Zwarteveen, eds.) (480 pp.) Lima: IEP/Instituto de Estudios Peruanos.
- (2011) ‘Luchas y Defensas Escondidas. Pluralismo Legal y Cultural como una Práctica de Resistencia Activa y Creativa en la Gestión Local del Agua en los Andes’, Anuario de Estudios Americanos 68(2):673-703.
- (2010) Out of the Mainstream: Water Rights, Politics and Identity (with D.Getches & A.Guevara, eds.) (360 pp.) London, Washington: Earthscan/Routledge.
- (2010) ‘Indigenous water Rights in the Andean countries: struggles over resources and legitimacy’ (with Aldo Panfichi & Armando Guevara). Journal of Water Law 20: 268-277.
- (2009) ‘The Politics of Disciplining Water Rights’, Development and Change 40(2):307-331.
- (2009) ‘Aguas Diversas. Derechos de agua y pluralidad legal en las comunidades andinas’, Anuario de Estudios Americanos 66(2):23-55
- (2008) ‘Water Rights Arenas in the Andes. Upscaling the Defense Networks to Localize Water Control’, Water Alternatives 1(1):48-65.
- (2008) ‘From Universal Recipes To Living Rights: Local and Indigenous Water Rights Confront Public-Private Partnerships in the Andes’, Journal of International Affairs 61(2):127-144.
- (2006) ‘Formal Law and Local Water Control in the Andean Region: A Fiercely Contested Field’ (with H. De Vos & R. Bustamante). Intl Jnl of Water Res Devt 22 (1): 37-48.
- (2005) Liquid Relations. Legal pluralism and contested water rights (with D. Roth & M. Zwarteveen, eds) (352 pp.). New Brunswick NJ, London: Rutgers University Press.
- (2005) ‘Prices and Politics in Andean Water Reforms’ (with Margreet Zwarteveen). Development and Change 36(4):735-758.
- (2005) ‘Cultural Politics, Communal Resistance and Identity in Andean Irrigation Development’ (with Paul Gelles). Bulletin of Latin American Research 24(3):311-327.
- (2005) ‘Institutional reform in the Andean irrigation sector: Enabling public water agencies for strengthening local rights and water management’ (with L. Cremers & M. Ooijevaar). Natural Resources Forum 29:37-50.
- (2001) ‘The battlefield of water rights. Rule-making amidst conflicting normative frameworks in the Ecuadorian Highlands’ (with Bernita Doornbos). Human Organization 60(4): 343-355.

BOOKS


Boelens, Rutgerd; Cristina Yacoub & Bibiana Duarte-Abadía, (2015) Agua y Ecología Política. El extractivismo en la agro-exportación, la minería y las hidroeléctricas en Latino América. Quito: Abya-Yala. (310 pp.)

Boelens, Rutgerd, (2015) Water, Power and Identity: The cultural politics of water in the Andes. Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management.

Arroyo, Aline and Rutgerd Boelens (eds) (2013) Aguas Robadas. Despojo hídrico y movilización social. Justicia Hídrica. Lima: IEP, Quito: Abyayala.

Isch, Edgar, Rutgerd Boelens and Francisco Peña & (eds.) (2012) Agua, Injusticia y Conflictos. (295 pp.). Cusco: IEP, CBC.

Boelens, Rutgerd, David Getches, Armando Guevara (2012) (second edition). Out of the Mainstream: Water Rights, Politics and Identity. (360 pp.) London, Washington D.C.: Earthscan.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Leontien Cremers, Margreet Zwarteveen (2011). Justicia Hídrica. Acumulación, Conflicto y Acción Social. (480 pp.) Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, Fondo Editorial PUCP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, & Rosario Parra (2009) Aguas Rebeldes. Imágenes de la lucha por el agua y la justicia en los Andes. Un tributo a Julio García. (374 pp.) Quito: ImpreFepp, Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd (2008) The Rules of the Game and the Game of the Rules. Normalization and Resistance in Andean Water Control. (600 pp.) Wageningen: Wageningen University.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Moe Chiba, Douglas Nakashima & Vanesa Retana , 2007 (eds.), El Agua y los Pueblos Indígenas. (210 pp). Paris: UNESCO.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Paul Hoogendam (eds.) (2007) Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva. (second ed., 345 pp.). Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos.

Boelens, Rutgerd, David Getches & Armando Guevara (eds) (2006) Agua y Derecho. Políticas Hídricas, Derechos Consuetudinarios e Identidades Locales. (435 pp.). Lima: IEP.

Urteaga, Patricia & Rutgerd Boelens (eds.)(2006) Derechos Colectivos y Políticas Hídricas en la Región Andina. (225 pp.). Lima : IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Moe Chiba and Douglas Nakashima (eds) (2006) Water and Indigenous Peoples. WALIR, UNESCO-LINKS Series (177 pp.). Paris: UNESCO

Roth, Dik, Rutgerd Boelens & Margreet Zwarteveen (eds) (2005) Liquid Relations. Legal pluralism and contested water rights. (352 pp.). New Brunswick,NJ / London: Rutgers University Press.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Paul Hoogendam (eds.) (2002) Water rights and Empowerment. (255 pp.) Assen: Van Gorcum Publishers.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Gloria Dávila (eds.) (1998) (with Nobel Peace Prize-Winner Rigoberta Menchú) Searching for Equity. Conceptions of Justice and Equity in Peasant Irrigation. (530 pp.), Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Gloria Dávila (eds.) (1998)
Buscando la Equidad. Concepciones sobre Justicia y Equidad en el Riego Campesino, 506 pp., Assen: Van Gorcum.

Arroyo, Aline & Rutgerd Boelens (1997) Mujer campesina e intervención en el riego andino. Sistemas de riego y relaciones de género, caso Licto, Ecuador, (187 pp.). Quito: CAMAREN.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Bernita Doornbos (1996) Derecho consuetudinario campesino e intervención en el riego. Visiones divergentes sobre agua y derecho en los Andes. Quito: CESA.

REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Zwarteveen, Margreet and Rutgerd Boelens, 2014
‘Defining, researching and struggling for water justice: some conceptual building blocks for research and action’. Water International 39(2):143-158

Crow, Ben, Flora Lu, Constanza Ocampo-Raeder, Rutgerd Boelens, Brian Dill and Margreet Zwarteveen, 2014
‘Santa Cruz Declaration on the Global Water Crisis’, Water International, 39(2):246-261, DOI: 10.1080/02508060.2014.886936

Vos, Jeroen and Rutgerd Boelens, 2014
‘Sustainability Standards and the Water Question’, Development and Change. 45(2): 205–230.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Jaime Hoogesteger and Jean Carlo Rodriguez, 2014
‘Commoditizing Water Territories? The clash between Andean water rights cultures and Payment for Environmental Services’.Capitalism Nature Socialism. Spring 2014

Boelens, Rutgerd and Miriam Seemann, 2014
‘Forced Engagements. Water Security and Local Rights Formalization in Yanque, Colca Valley, Peru’, Human Organization 73(1):1-12.

Boelens, Rutgerd and Nynke C. Post Uiterweer, 2013
‘Hydraulic Heroes. The ironies of utopian hydraulism and its politics of autonomy in the Guadalhorce Valley, Spain’, Journal of Historical Geography 41:44-58.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2013
‘Cultural Politics and the Hydrosocial Cycle: Water, Power and Identity in the Andean Highlands’, Geoforum, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2013.02.008

Boelens, Rutgerd, Jaime Hoogesteger and Michiel Baud, 2013
‘Water reform governmentality in Ecuador: neoliberalism, centralization and the restraining of polycentric authority and community rule-making. Geoforum. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2013.07.005

Rutgerd Boelens and Nynke C. Post Uiterweer, 2013
Hydraulic heroes: the ironies of utopian hydraulism and its politics of autonomy in the Guadalhorce Valley, Spain, Journal of Historical Geography 41, 44-58.

Rodriguez de Francisco, Jean Carlo, Jessica Budds and Rutgerd Boelens, 2013
‘Payment for Environmental Services and Unequal Resource Control in Pimampiro, Ecuador’, Society and Natural Resources 26(10):1217-1233. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08941920.2013.825037

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2013
‘Seguridad hídrica y derechos locales. El encuentro y desencuentro entre el derecho oficial y las leyes consuetudinarias en América Latina’. Agenda Social 7(1):15-42.

Boelens, Rutgerd and Jeroen Vos, 2012
‘The danger of naturalizing water policy concepts. Water productivity and efficiency discourses from field irrigation to virtual water trade’. Journal of Agricultural Water Management 108: 16-26.

Saldías, Cecilia, Rutgerd Boelens, Kai Wegerich and Stijn Speelman, 2012
‘Losing the watershed focus: a look at complex community-managed irrigation systems in Bolivia’, Water International 37(7): 744-759.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Bibiana Duarte, Rossana Manosalvas, Patricio Mena, Tatiana Roa, Juana Vera, 2012
"Contested Territories: Water rights and the struggles over indigenous livelihoods", Special Issue ‘Indigenous Communities and Water’, International Indigenous Policy Journal 3(3): 1-15

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2011
‘Luchas y Defensas Escondidas. Pluralismo Legal y Cultural como una Práctica de Resistencia Activa y Creativa en la Gestión Local del Agua en los Andes’, Anuario de Estudios Americanos 68(2):673-703.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Aldo Panfichi, Armando Guevara, 2010
‘Indigenous water Rights in the Andean countries: struggles over resources and legitimacy’, Journal of Water Law 20: 268-277.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2009
‘The Politics of Disciplining Water Rights’, Development and Change 40(2):307-331.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2009
‘Aguas Diversas. Derechos de agua y pluralidad legal en las comunidades andinas’, Anuario de Estudios Americanos 66(2): 23 - 55

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2008
‘Water Rights Arenas in the Andes. Upscaling the Defense Networks to Localize Water Control’, Water Alternatives 1(1): 48-65.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2008
‘From Universal Recipes To Living Rights: Local and Indigenous Water Rights Confront Public-Private Partnerships in the Andes’, Journal of International Affairs 61(2):127-144.

Vos, Hugo de, Rutgerd Boelens, and Rocio Bustamante, 2006
‘Formal Law and Local Water Control in the Andean Region: A Fiercely Contested Field’, International Journal of Water Resources Development 22 (1): 37-48.

Boelens, Rutgerd & M. Zwarteveen, 2005
‘Prices and Politics in Andean Water Reforms’, Development and Change 36(4): 735-758.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Paul H. Gelles, 2005
‘Cultural Politics, Communal Resistance and Identity in Andean Irrigation Development’, Bulletin of Latin American Research 24(3): 311-327.

Leontien Cremers, Marjolein Ooijevaar, Rutgerd Boelens (2005)
‘Institutional reform in the Andean irrigation sector: Enabling public water agencies for strengthening local rights and water management’, Natural Resource Forum 29: 37-50.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2003
‘Equidad y autogestión: el riego comunal de los Andes’, Revista Iberoamericana de Autogestión y Acción Comunal 40(20): 91-124..

Boelens, Rutgerd & M. Zwarteveen, 2003
‘The politics of Andean water policy reforms. Local and indigenous rights in the context of privatization policies’, Austrian Journal of Development Studies 19(4): 56-76.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Bernita Doornbos, 2001
‘The battlefield of water rights. Rule-making amidst conflicting normative frameworks in the Ecuadorian Highlands’. Human Organization 60(4): 343-355.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2000
‘Collective water management and the construction of normative frameworks in irrigation systems. An analysis of some basic working rules, water rights and distribution principles’, Territoires en Mutation, 7: 51-74.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1999
‘La gestión concertada de los recursos hídricos y el desarrollo del riego campesino en los Andes. Un proceso fundamentado en enfrentamientos y negociación’, Ruralter 18: 137-173.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Equidad, igualdad y la globalización de las normas en el mundo campesino. Una ilustración desde la temática del riego campesino’, Textual 32: 1-35.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1995
‘La nueva política de riego en el Ecuador’, Ecuador Debate .36: 129-144.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Gert-Jan Temmink, 1990
‘Irrigatie-technologie en participatie in de Peruaanse Andes’, Derde Wereld, vol. 90 1/2, 63-75.

REFEREED BOOK CHAPTERS

Boelens, Rutgerd, Antonio Gaybor and Jan Hendriks, 2014.
‘Water grabbing in the Andean Region. Case illustrations from Peru and Ecuador’, forthcoming in: Beyond the Hype: a Critical Analysis of the ‘Global Land Grab’, Annelies Zoomers and Mayke Kaag (eds), London: ZED Books.

Boelens, Rutgerd and Jeroen Vos, forthcoming in 2014
‘Ríos de Oro. La exportación del agua virtual y la responsabilidad social empresarial de las empresas mineras y agro-exportadoras’, In: “Minería, Agua y Justicia Ambiental en la Región Andina: Experiencias Comparativas de Bolivia y Perú”, ed. Tom Perreault. IEP, Lima. Accepted, forthcoming in 2014.

Boelens, Rutgerd and Jan Hendriks, forthcoming in 2014
‘Injusticia hídrica y concentración del acceso al agua en el Perú’, Justicia Hídrica, Budds and Roa (eds.), forthcoming in 2014.Lima: Catholic University Peru.

Claudin, V. y R. Boelens, forthcoming in 2014
“Derechos de pesca antiguos en tiempos modernos: las dinámicas normativas en la Albufera, Valencia, España”. In: “Lecturas sobre Derecho del Medio Ambiente. Tomo XIII”. García Pachón, M.d.P. (ed.), Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2013
‘The shotgun marriage: Water security, cultural politics and forced engagements between official and local rights frameworks’, in “Water Security. Principles, Perspectives, and Practices”, edited by Bruce Lankford, Karen Bakker, Mark Zeitoun & Declan Conway, pp 239-255. London & New York: Routledge.

Boelens, R., J. Hoogesteger, M. Sosa & M. Zwarteveen, 2013
‘El reclamo por la seguridad en los derechos de agua y la transparencia en la gobernanza del agua por medio de la movilización multi-escala en los Andes’, In: “Gestión Integrada de Recursos Hídricos. Transparencia e Integridad”, M.d.P. García & A.M. Briceño Chaves, (ed.), pp. 235-268. Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2013
‘Reformas hídricas y la dominación de la pluralidad legal’, in: “Agua e Inequidad: discursos, políticas, agua y medios de vida rurales en la Región Andina”, J. Hoogesteger & P. Urteaga (eds.) SWAS/Justicia Hídrica. Lima: IEP.

Arroyo, Aline & Rutgerd Boelens, 2013
‘Despojo del agua y movilización social: reflexiones finales’. In: R. Boelens and A. Arroyo (eds), Aguas Robadas. Despojo hídrico y movilización social. Pp. 367-382. Justicia Hídrica. Lima: IEP, Quito: Abyayala.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Aline Arroyo, 2013
‘Introducción: El agua fluye en la dirección del poder’, In: R. Boelens and A. Arroyo (eds), Aguas Robadas. Despojo hídrico y movilización social. Pp. 17-26. Lima: IEP, Quito: Abyayala.

Vos, Jeroen and Rutgerd Boelens, 2013
‘Aguas Virtuales, Agroexportadores y Comunidades Campesinas. Las trampas de la certificación de la producción sostenible’, In: R. Boelens and A. Arroyo (eds), Aguas Robadas. Despojo hídrico y movilización social. Pp. 43-64. Justicia Hídrica. Lima: IEP, Quito: Abyayala.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2012
‘Local water management in the Andes: interplay of domination, power and collective participation’, in: Water, Cultural Diversity, and Global Environmental Change: Emerging Trends, Sustainable Futures? B.J. Johnston et al. (eds.), pp. 65-75. UNESCO. Dordrecht, London, New York: Springer.

Boelens, R., E. Isch & F. Peña, 2012
‘Justicia Hídrica. Análisis y acción en contextos cambiantes’, In: Agua, Injusticia y Conflictos. Isch, E., F. Peña & R. Boelens (eds.), pp. 9-20.. CBC, Cusco and IEP, Lima.

Rodríguez-de-Francisco, J.C. & R. Boelens , 2012
‘Injusticia hídrica y pagos por servicios ambientales: mirando detrás del telón en Pimampiro, Ecuador’, In: Agua, Injusticia y Conflictos. Isch, E., F. Peña & R. Boelens (eds.), pp. 205-222.. CBC, Cusco and IEP, Lima.

Isch, E., R. Boelens & F. Peña, 2012
‘Agua, acumulación y acción local. A modo de conclusiones’, In: Agua, Injusticia y Conflictos. Isch, E., F. Peña & R. Boelens (eds.), 273-284. CBC, Cusco and IEP, Lima.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2012
‘La gobernanza del agua como política de dominación’, In: Murillo, Daniel (ed.), La gobernanza del agua, un desafío actual, IMTA, México.

Achterhuis, H., R. Boelens & M. Zwarteveen, 2012
‘Water Property Relations and Modern Policy Regimes: Neoliberal Utopia and the Disempowerment of Collective Action’. [revised version] In: Out of the Mainstream: Water Rights, Politics and Identity. Boelens, Getches & Guevara (eds), pp 27-55 [second edition]. London, Washington DC: Earthscan./Routledge.

Boelens, R., D. Getches & A. Guevara, 2012
‘Water Struggles and the Politics of Identity’.[revised version] In: Out of the Mainstream. Water Rights, Politics and Identity. R. Boelens, D. Getches & A. Guevara (eds.), pp. 3-26. [second edition]. London & Washington D.C.: Earthscan./ Routledge.

Boelens, R., R. Bustamante & T. Perreault, 2012
‘Networking Strategies and Struggles for Water Control: From Water Wars to Mobilization for Day-to-Day Water Rights Defence’. [revised version] In: Out of the Mainstream. Water Rights, Politics and Identity. R. Boelens, D. Getches & A. Guevara (eds.), pp. 281-306. [second edition]. London & Washington D.C.: Earthscan./ Routledge.

Guevara, A., R. Boelens & D. Getches, 2012
‘Water Rights, Power and Identity. Conclusions’.[revised version] In: Out of the Mainstream: Water Rights, Politics and Identity. Boelens, Getches & Guevara (eds), pp 329-339. [second edition]. London & Washington D.C.: Earthscan./ Routledge.

Boelens, R., L. Cremers & M. Zwarteveen, 2011
‘Justicia Hídrica: acumulación de agua, conflictos y acción de la sociedad civil - introducción’. In: R. Boelens, L. Cremers & M. Zwarteveen (eds.) Justicia Hídrica: Acumulación, Conflicto y Acción Social, pp. 13-26. Fondo Editorial PUCP, IEP, Lima.

Zwarteveen, M. & R. Boelens, 2011.
‘La investigación transdisciplinaria referente a la temática de «justicia hídrica»: unas aproximaciones conceptuales’. In: R. Boelens, L. Cremers & M. Zwarteveen (eds.) Justicia Hídrica: Acumulación, Conflicto y Acción Social, pp. 29-58. Fondo Editorial PUCP, IEP, Lima.

Zwarteveen, M. & R. Boelens, 2011
‘‘Justicia hídrica: algunas reflexiones’. In: R. Boelens, L. Cremers & M. Zwarteveen (eds.) Justicia Hídrica: Acumulación, Conflicto y Acción Social, pp. 455-468. Fondo Editorial PUCP, IEP, Lima.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2010
‘Water Rights and Rule-making Justice as Fruits of Social Struggle in the Ecuadorian Andes’. In: Social Participation in Water Governance and Management. Critical and Global Perspectives. Kate Berry and Eric Mollard (eds.), pp243-264.London, Sterling VA: Earthscan.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2010
‘Water Rights Politics’. In: The Politics of Water. Kai Wegerich and Jeroen Warner (eds), pp. 161-183. London: Routledge.

Rocha, Rigel and Rutgerd Boelens, 2010
‘Agua y derecho como base de la colectividad’, in: Lo colectivo y el agua: entre los derechos y las prácticas, R. Bustamante (ed.), pp.9-12. Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos.

Guevara-Gil, Armando and Rutgerd Boelens, 2010
‘Derechos colectivos al agua en los países andinos: una reflexión regional’, in: Lo colectivo y el agua: entre los derechos y las prácticas, R. Bustamante (ed.), pp.23-50. Lima: IEP.

World Water Assessment Programme, 2009
‘Options Inside the Water Box’, G. De Gooijer, W. Rast, H. Tropp, V. Aimard, G. Allaerts, M. Black, R. Boelens et al. In: The United Nations World Water Development Report 3: Water in a Changing World. Ed. Cosgrove, W. et al., Chapter 14, pp 241-268. London: Earthscan.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Rocio Bustamante, Hugo de Vos, 2007
‘Legal Pluralism and the Politics of Inclusion.’ In: Community-based Water Law and Water Resource Management Reform in Developing Countries, Van Koppen, Giordano, Butterworth (eds.), pp. 96-113. Cabi: Wallingford, UK and Cambridge MA, USA.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2007
‘Políticas Aguadas y Canalización del Poder: Descentralización, gobiernos locales y reconocimiento de los derechos campesinos e indígenas’. In: Movimientos Indígenas y Gobiernos Locales en América Latina. W.Assies & H.Gundermann (eds), p44-88. Santiago: IIAM.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2007
‘Aguas Locales, Políticas Culturales y Leyes Universales: La gestión hídrica indígena frente a la legislación nacional y las ‘políticas de participación’.’In: El Agua y los Pueblos Indígenas. R. Boelens, M. Chiba, D. Nakashima & V. Retana (eds.). Paris: UNESCO.
Beccar, Lily, Rutgerd Boelens & Paul Hoogendam, 2007
‘Derechos de agua y acción colectiva en el riego comunitario’. In: Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva, Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.), second ed., pp.19-42. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2007
‘Las dimensiones de género de los derechos de agua en los sistemas de riego andino’. In: Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva, Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.), sec.ed., p.111-150. Lima: IEP.
Boelens, Rutgerd, Alfredo Durán, Axel Dourojeanni & Paul Hoogendam, 2007
‘La gestión del agua en las cuencas andinas y el fortalecimiento de las organizaciones de usuarios’. In: Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva, Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.), second ed., pp.151-186. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2007
‘Recetas y resistencia. Derechos campesinos y fortalecimiento organizativo en el sistema de riego de Licto, Ecuador’. In: Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva, Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.), second ed., pp.151-186. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd y Bernita Doornbos, 2007
‘Derechos de agua y empoderamiento en medio de marcos normativos conflictivos en Ceceles, Ecuador’, In: Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva, Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.), second ed., pp.187-219. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd y Paul Hoogendam, 2007
‘La Yapa. Derechos de agua, poder y fortalecimiento organizativo’. In: Derechos de Agua y Acción Colectiva, Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.), second ed., pp.306-315. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Local Rights and Legal Recognition. The struggle for indigenous water rights and the cultural politics of participation’. In: Water and Indigenous Peoples. Ed R. Boelens, M. Chiba, D. Nakashima. Knowledges of Nature 2, UNESCO-LINKS, WALIR. Paris: UNESCO.

Zwarteveen, Margreet & Rutgerd Boelens, 2006
‘Rights, meanings and discourses. Gender dimensions of water rights in diverging regimes of representation in the Andes’. In: “Fluid Bonds: Views on Gender and Water”, Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (ed.), The Australian National University, Canberra.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Axel Dourojeanni & Paul Hoogendam, 2005
‘Improving water allocation for user communities and platforms in the Andes’. In: “Water Rights Reform: Lessons for Institutional Design”, Bryan Randolph Bruns, Claudia Ringler, and Ruth Meinzen-Dick (eds.), pp. 183 - 215. Washington D.C.: International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Dik Roth & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2005
‘Legal complexity in the analysis of water rights and water resources management’, In: Liquid Relations. Contested Water Rights and Legal Complexity. D. Roth, R. Boelens & M. Zwarteveen (eds.), Pp. 1-20. New Brunswick/New Jersey/London: Rutgers University Press.

Rutgerd Boelens & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2005
‘Anomalous water rights and the politics of normalization. Collective water control and privatization policies in the Andean Region’. In: Liquid Relations. D. Roth, R. Boelens & M. Zwarteveen (eds.), Pp. 97-123. New Brunswick NJ/London: Rutgers University Press.

Rutgerd Boelens, Ingo Gentes, Armando Guevara Gil, and Patricia Urteaga, 2005
‘Special Law: recognition and denial of diversity in Andean water control’. In: Liquid Relations. Contested Water Rights and Legal Complexity. D. Roth, R. Boelens & M. Zwarteveen (eds.), Pp. 144-171. New Brunswick NJ/London: Rutgers University Press.

Zwarteveen, Margreet, Dik Roth, and Rutgerd Boelens, 2005
‘Water Rights and Legal Pluralism: Beyond Analysis and Recognition’, In: Liquid Relations. Contested Water Rights and Legal Complexity. D. Roth, R. Boelens & M. Zwarteveen (eds.), Pp. 254-268. New Brunswick NJ/London: Rutgers University Press.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2003
‘Water, gender and ‘Andeanity’: Conflict or Harmony? Gender dimensions of water rights in diverging regimes of representation’. In: T.Salman & A.Zoomers (eds) Imaging the Andes. p145-166, CEDLA Lat. Am. Studies 91, Amsterdam: Aksant.

Gelles, Paul H. & Rutgerd Boelens, 2003
‘Water, Community and Identity: The politics of cultural and agricultural production in the Andes’. In: Ton Salman & Annelies Zoomers (eds.) Imaging the Andes: Shifting margins of a marginal world, pp124-144, CEDLA Latin America Studies no. 91, Amsterdam: Aksant.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Axel Dourojeanni, Alfredo Durán & Paul Hoogendam, 2002
‘Water rights and watersheds. Managing multiple water uses and strengthening stakeholder platforms’. In: Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.) Water rights and Empowerment, p.110-143. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2002
‘Recipes and Resistance. Peasants’ rights building and empowerment in the Licto irrigation system, Ecuador’. In: Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.) Water rights and Empowerment, p.144-172.
Assen: Van Gorcum.

Beccar, Lily, Rutgerd Boelens & Paul Hoogendam, 2002
‘Water rights, and collective action in community irrigation’ (also in Spanish). In: Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.) Water rights and Empowerment, p.1-21. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2002
‘Gender dimensions of water control in Andean irrigation’ (also in Spanish). In: Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.) Water rights and Empowerment, p.75 –109. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Paul Hoogendam, 2002
‘The Yapa. Water rights, power and empowerment’. In: Boelens & Hoogendam (eds.) Water rights and Empowerment, p.241-249. Assen: Van Gorcum.

NON-REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Rutgerd Boelens, Mourik Bueno de Mesquita, Antonio Gaybor and Francisco Peña, 2011
‘Threats to a Sustainable Future. Water Accumulation and Conflict in Latin America’, Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy 12(1):41-45.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2007
‘Procesos de acompañamiento al derecho local y las organizaciones de riego en los Andes’. Pueblos Indígenas y Educación, 59:113-136.

Boelens, Rutgerd, and Hugo de Vos, 2006
‘Water Law and Indigenous Rights in the Andes’, Cultural Survival Quarterly, 29 (4): 18-21.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2005
‘Pluralidad Legal y derechos colectivos en la gestión del agua’, El Peruano 37: 1-5.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2003
‘Derechos de Agua, Gestión Indígena y Legislación Nacional. La lucha indígena por el agua y las políticas culturales de la participación’, Archivo Histórico del Agua 8: 5-19.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Gloria Dávila, 2000
‘Gestión colectiva y construcción social de sistemas de riego campesino’. Frontera Interior, 3/4.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Edmundo Narváez, 1999
‘Inter-institutional training on irrigation in the Andes’, INPIM Newsletter, 9:20-23.

NON-REFEREED BOOK CHAPTERS

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2007
‘Equidad, Autogestión, Identidad Hidráulica’. In: Gestión Integrada de los Recursos Hídricos. La Propiedad del Agua, Estado en Iberoamérica (Tomo 2), O. Darío Amaya N. & M. del Pilar García P. (eds.)189-226. Bogotá: Universidad Externado de Colombia.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Armando Guevara, 2007
‘Derechos de agua, autonomía y seguridad en el sustento: un prólogo.’ In: Derechos de Agua y Autonomía Local. Andres Verzijl. pp. 19-26. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Xavier Albó, 2007
‘Más allá de las formas formalizadas y las normas normalizadas’, in: Gestión y Derechos de Agua. Comunidades Turrini y Luxru Q’achi, Ancoraimes. C.H. Laruta & R. Butstamante (eds.), pp. 9-15. La Paz: Plural Editores.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Tierra, Agua y Lucha Campesina: Resistencia como Confusión’. In: El Futuro Robado. Tierra, Agua y Lucha Campesina. Jan Douwe van der Ploeg, pp. 11-36. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Entre el monitoreo de la Justicia y la movilización social’. En: Gloria Dávila y Hugo Olazábal (eds), De la mediación a la movilización social. Análisis de algunos conflictos de agua en la Provincia de Chimborazo. Pp. 9 – 23. Quito: AbyaYala.

Boelens, Rutgerd, David Getches & Armando Guevara Gil, 2006
‘La gestión indígena y campesina del agua frente a las políticas hídricas de los países andinos’. In: Agua y Derecho. Políticas Hídricas, Derechos Consuetudinarios e Identidades Locales. R. Boelens, D. Getches & A. Guevara Gil (eds), pp 11-30. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Ingo Gentes, Armando Guevara Gil & Patricia Urteaga, 2006
‘Agua, identidad y legislación especial. Las ‘políticas de reconocimiento y negación’ en los países andinos’. In: Agua y Derecho. Políticas Hídricas, Derechos Consuetudinarios e Identidades Locales. R. Boelens, D. Getches & A. Guevara Gil (eds), pp 131-188. Lima: IEP

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Amenaza, defensa y afirmación de los derechos colectivos en la gestión del agua’. In: Derechos Colectivos y Políticas Hídricas en la Región Andina. P. Urteaga & R. Boelens (eds.), pp. 11-46. Lima : IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2006
‘Gestión anómala y políticas de normalización. Los derechos colectivos y la privatización del agua en la región andina’. In: Derechos Colectivos y Políticas Hídricas en la Región Andina. P. Urteaga & R. Boelens (eds.), pp. 159 -204. Lima : IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Agua, Obra y Derecho’, In: Riego Campesino y Diseño Compartido. Gestión Local e Intervención en sistemas de riego en Bolivia. Zulema Gutiérrez, pp.11-16. Lima: IEP.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Aguas Plurales y Valores Contestados’. In: Edgar Isch & Ingo Gentes (eds.) Valorización del agua y Pago por servicios ambientales. Visiones críticas. Pp. 11-15. AbyaYala.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2006
‘Las múltiples dimensiones de la valorización del agua en los Andes’. In: Edgar Isch & Ingo Gentes (eds.) Valorización del agua y Pago por servicios ambientales. Visiones críticas. Pp. 27-61. Quito: AbyaYala.

Rutgerd Boelens and Margreet Zwarteveen, 2005
Prices and Politics in Andean Water Reforms, Development and Change 36(4): 735–758. Institute of Social Studies. Published
by Blackwell Publishing, 9600 Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2DQ, UK and 350 Main St., Malden, MA 02148, USA

Rutgerd Boelens & Paul H. Gelles, 2005
‘Presentación’, Preface to the book Agua: Bien Común y Usos Privados. Riego, Estado y Conflictos en La Achirana del Inca, María Teresa Oré. PUCP, WALIR & ITDG. Lima: Editorial Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Rutgerd Boelens, Dik Roth & Margreet Zwarteveen, 2004.
‘Pluralismo legal, derechos locales y gestión del agua: entre el reconocimiento analítico y la estrategia política’. In: Los pueblos indígenas y el agua: desafíos del siglo XX!, Francisco Peña (ed.), pp. 161-197. WALIR, Colegio San Luis, IMTA. Colombia/México: Obranegra Editores.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2004
‘Local law and the politics of participation. The pitfalls and challenges of local water rights recognition in the Andes’. In: Water, Cultural Diversity and International Solidarity, Corinne Wacker (ed.), Zurich Working papers in Social Anthropology 16 (4): 196-223, Zurich: Argonaut.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Water’ , In: Searching for Equity, Conceptions of Justice and Equity in Peasant Irrigation .Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. XIX–XXIX. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Equity and rule-making’, In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 16-36. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Collective management and social construction of peasant irrigation systems. A conceptual introduction’ In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 81-99. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Peasant economy and Andean irrigation’, In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 229-241. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Arroyo, Aline & Rutgerd Boelens, 1998
‘Andean irrigation and gender equity’ In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 396-418. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Gloria Dávila, 1998
‘Water users’ organisations, assistance approaches and the defence of equity’ In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 419-440. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Homero Castanier & Fernando Terán, 1998
‘Water Law and equity in irrigation projects: the case of Ecuador’ . In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 286-297. Assen: Van Gorcum

Boelens, Rutgerd, Ximena Caiza & René Unda, 1998
‘Ethical Principle and Social Control. The water distribution in the community of Morasloma, Ecuador’. In: Searching for Equity, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 365-372. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Agua’, In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp.XIX-XXIIX. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
’Equidad y la construcción de las reglas’, In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 17-37. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Gestión colectiva y construcción social de sistemas de riego campesino. Una introducción conceptual’, In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 87-106. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1998
‘Economía campesina y riego andino’, In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 247-258. Assen: Van Gorcum

Arroyo, Aline & Rutgerd Boelens, 1998
‘Riego andino y equidad de género’, In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 428-450. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Gloria Dávila, 1998
‘Organizaciones de usuarios, acompañamiento y defensa de la equidad’. In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 451-477. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Homero Castanier & Fernando Terán, 1998
‘Ley de Aguas y equidad en proyectos de riego. El caso del Ecuador’ . In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 306-317. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Ximena Caiza & René Unda, 1998
‘Principio ético y control social. La distribución del agua en la comunidad de Morasloma, Ecuador’). In: Buscando la Equidad, Boelens & Dávila (eds.), Pp. 393-401. Assen: Van Gorcum.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 1995
‘El promotor campesino: capacitador u organizador?’ In: De campesino a campesino. Experiencias de extensión rural participativa, Pp. 123-135, Quito: IIRR/ International Institute for Rural Reconstruction.

OTHER SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2013
‘La gestión del agua en los Andes: Tradiciones y trancisiones políticas culturales’, paper associated with the nomination of Chair ‘Territorial Studies’, Mexican Science Foundation CONACYT, El Colegio de San Luis Potosí, México.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2013
‘A Note on Water Justice: In-between Water Grabbing and Recognition Politics’, paper presented at the Seminar ‘Multi-scalar and Cross-disciplinary Approaches to Equitable Water Governance’, National Science Foundation USA, University of California at Santa Cruz, 21-23 February 2013, Santa Cruz, USA.

Gutiérrez, Zulema, Cecilia Saldías and Rutgerd Boelens, 2013
‘Water accumulation and conflict in the wine agroindustry. The case of the San Jacinto irrigation system, Tarija, Bolivia’. Research Report Justicia Hídrica, Wageningen University, Wageningen.

Zwarteveen, Margreet and Rutgerd Boelens, 2011
‘Thinking Water Justice. Some inspiring concepts and theories’, paper presented at the Water Justice Conference, SOPPECOM, Forum for Policy Dialogue on Water Conflicts, 18-21 April 2011, Pune, India.

Zwarteveen, Margreet and Rutgerd Boelens, 2011
‘Richt vizier waterplatform op water justice’ The Broker, 27 October 2011. http://www.thebrokeronline.eu/Blogs/Een-nieuw-kennisbeleid

Lamers, Ellen, 2011. ‘The Politics of Research. Interview with Margreet Zwarteveen and Rutgerd Boelens’. Synergy 2011, The Hague: NWO.

Zwarteveen, Margreet and Rutgerd Boelens, 2009
‘Strategic (in)visibilities and strategies of visualization: a critical examination of the terms of feminist water struggles’. In: Abstracts of the 53th International Congress of Americanists, Mexico City, Mexico, 19-24 July 2009.

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2008
‘Las múltiples dimensiones de la valorización del agua en la región andina’. In: Pluralismo Normativo y Valorización del Agua: Dimensiones ambientales, económicas, político-sociales y culturales, Patricia Urteaga (ed), pp. 10-32. Lima: Wageningen University, IPROGA, IHE.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Armando Guevara, Jan Hendriks & Jaime Hoogesteger, 2007
Pluralismo Legal, Reforma Hídrica y Políticas de Reconocimiento. WALIR Studies vol 13. 306 pp. Wageningen: Wageningen University.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Leontien Cremers and Marjolein Ooijevaar, 2004
‘Local rights, water policy and irrigation sector reform in Ecuador.’ WUR – CEPAL, WALIR Studies vol.3, 227 pp. Wageningen.


Boelens, Rutgerd & Jan Hendriks, 2004
‘Gestión local, derechos colectivos y legislación de recursos hídricos’. Congreso Internacional Quito, Ecuador. WUR – CEPAL, WALIR Studies vol.4, 62 pp..Quito-Wageningen

Boelens, Rutgerd (ed.), 2002
Indigenous Water Rights, Local Water Management, and National Legislation. WALIR Studies vol. 2. 300 pp. Wageningen: Wageningen University – UN/CEPAL.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Miguel Solanes (eds.), 2002
Water Law and Indigenous Rights. Towards recognition of indigenous water rights and management rules in national legislation. WALIR Studies vol 1. Wageningen University – UN/CEPAL, Wageningen / Santiago de Chile.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Barend Hazeleger & Jeroen Vos, 2001
‘Developments in irrigation from the perspective of Integrated Water Resource management’. Reference Guide on Water Resource management, IRC-SNV-NWP, The Hague.

Boelens, Rutgerd, Barend Hazeleger & Peter P. Mollinga, 2000
You have to fight for water rights. Documentary booklet. Wageningen: Wageningen University / Agrapen.

Noordholland de Jong, Joost, Rutgerd Boelens, Luís Heredia, Gerben Gerbrandy & Pablo Nuñez, 1999.
Hacia una visión integral del riego andino (Towards an integrated vision of Andean irrigation), 100 pp., Quito: CAMAREN.

Boelens, Rutgerd & Frédéric Apollin, 1999
Irrigation in the Andean community. A social construction, 44 pp., Colombo: IWMI.

Apollin, Frédéric & Rutgerd Boelens, 1996
El riego en la comunidad andina. Una construcción social, 62 pp., CICDA-CESA-SNV-CAMAREN, Quito.

CNRH-COTESU-DGIS-PRICA-SNV-CESA, 1995
Metodología para una Transferencia Responsable de los Sistemas de Riego (Methodology for a responsible Irrigation Management Transfer, Co-edited Booklet, 60 pp.), International Seminar Irrigation Management Transfer, Riobamba 1995, Quito: FIR.

SNV / Universidad de Loja, 1994
Riego comunitario andino y organización de usuarios . Co-edited Book, Boelens et al. (222 p.), Loja: PRICA.

Does, Marcel van der, Rutgerd Boelens & Nelson Martínez, 1994
Fortalecimiento de la organización de usuarios . Unpublished seminar report, 85 pp., CESA, Riobamba.

WORK IN PROGRESS

Submitted to refereed journals

Rodriguez, Jean Carlo and Rutgerd Boelens, submitted in 2013
‘Payment for Environmental Services and Power in the Chamachán Watershed, Ecuador’, under revision, Human Organization

Rodriguez, Jean Carlo and Rutgerd Boelens, submitted in 2013
‘Payment for Environmental Services as a Powerful Policy Model’, under revision, Environmental Politics

Boelens, Rutgerd and Victor Claudin, submitted in 2013
‘Troubled water in turbulent times. Encroachment and defense of common property fishing rights, local legitimacy and community authority in El Palmar, Albufera lake, Valencia, Spain’. Under revision Society & Natural Resources

Duarte, Bibiana, Tatiana Roa A. and Rutgerd Boelens, submitted in 2013.
‘Hydropower, encroachment and the repatterning of hydrosocial territory. The case of Hidrosogamoso in Colombia’. submitted

Boelens, Rutgerd and Jan Hendriks, submitted in 2013
‘Injusticia hídrica y concentración del acceso al agua en el Perú’, submitted

Submitted to refereed books

Boelens, Rutgerd, forthcoming (due 2014)
‘Water Rights’ in: Food Issues, Ken Albala (ed.). London, Washington D.C.: SAGE.

Vos, Jeroen and Rutgerd Boelens, forthcoming (due 2014)
‘Water in Global Agri-Food Chains’ in: Food Issues, Ken Albala (ed.). London, Washington D.C.: SAGE.

Papers in preparation

Boelens, Rutgerd and Jeroen Vos, to be submitted in 2014
‘Legal Pluralism, Hydraulic Property Creation and Sustainability: The materialized nature of water rights in user-managed systems’, to be submitted to COSUST.

Boelens, Rutgerd and Margreet Zwarteveen, to be submitted in 2014
‘Water Rights: a Critical Reflection on Concepts and Approaches’, paper to be submitted to WIREs.

Boelens, Rutgerd and Margreet Zwarteveen, to be submitted in 2014
‘Water Justice. In-between brutal water grabbing and subtle recognition politics’, paper to be submitted to Geoforum in 2013.

Del Castillo, Laureano and Rutgerd Boelens (journal article in preparation)
‘Multilayered resource grabbing. Concentration of land, water and public funds in the hands of the few, Olmos, Peru’, paper to be submitted to Political Ecology

Seemann, Miriam and Rutgerd Boelens (journal article in preparation)
‘Strategic Water Security: The Contradictions between Customary Rights and Local Rights Formalization in Tiraque, Bolivia’

Book in preparation:

Boelens, Rutgerd, 2014
Water, Power and Identity. The cultural politics of water rights in the Andean highlands. Manuscript to be delivered in 2014; contracted and accepted for publication Routledge/Earthscan, London and Washington.

FILM DOCUMENTARIES

· “Irrigation in the Andean community, a social construction” (1999), CESA-CAMAREN and IWMI/ International Water Management Institute. 25 minutes. Colombo: IWMI.

· “A place in the Sun. Tail-enders 1” (2001). Spain, 30 minutes, AGRAPEN - Wageningen University.

· “The right to be different”. Tail-enders 2” (2002). Ecuador, 35 minutes, AGRAPEN - Wageningen University.

· “Diverse Water Ways” (2012) and “Caminando con el Agua” (2012). Peru, 40 minutes, Elif karakatral & Rutgerd Boelens, Justicia Hídrica.