Heads above Water

The front screen door was hanging on one hinge, and there were several water lines on the house: the first from the initial level above the bedroom windows, and the second one, where the water had sat for weeks, about four feet up on ...

Heads above Water

An in-depth exploration of women's lives after a natural disaster.

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Heads above Water
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Robert L. Gulley
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-21 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Since the 1950s, competing interests for use of Edwards Aquifer resources—the primary source of water for more than two million people in south central Texas—were at war. They had tried many times to resolve their differences about how to conserve, allocate, and use the water, but had always failed. Finally,
Heads above Water
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Alice Fothergill
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

An in-depth exploration of women's lives after a natural disaster.
Keeping Heads Above Water
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Tanya Basok
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Costa Rica has a long-established humanitarian tradition as a country of asylum for refugees fleeing repressive regimes in other South American countries. Salvadorean refugees began arriving in Costa Rica in 1980, and many of them received assistance directed at making them self-sufficient. In Keeping Heads Above Water Tanya Basok focuses
Drowning Above Water
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Parris Michaels
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-12 - Publisher: FriesenPress

Based on true-life events, Parris reflects on her struggle with Nature vs. Nurture and the childhood memories of her dysfunctional family. Turning the clock back two generations, Parris's story begins with her grandparents and the events that led up to her family's extreme narcissistic and destructive conduct. Drowning Above Water
Head Above Water
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Hugh Shankland
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

‘I’m not normally stuck for words, but I do know now what they mean by tongue-tied.. And when you have to contend with an encumbrance like that, what could actually be a knot in your tongue, and at the same time you’re struggling to do all you can to keep