The issue of water, or a lack of it, is predicted to have profound transformational effects on the world in the coming century. Robert Kaplan, Ann Baer, and Thomas Franklin Homer-Dixon provide us with common scenarios of this near future focusing on issues of conflict, control, manipulation, violence, and power. This article will review the scenarios presented by them and then present their findings within a sociological framework.
"The Impact of Water Scarcity on the World's Future: An Analysis,"
Great Plains Sociologist: Vol. 11:
1, Article 2.
Available at: https://openprairie.sdstate.edu/greatplainssociologist/vol11/iss1/2