Articles | Volume 22, issue 10
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-22-5159-2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-22-5159-2018
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04 Oct 2018
Research article |  | 04 Oct 2018

Socio-hydrological spaces in the Jamuna River floodplain in Bangladesh

Md Ruknul Ferdous, Anna Wesselink, Luigia Brandimarte, Kymo Slager, Margreet Zwarteveen, and Giuliano Di Baldassarre

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Socio-hydrological space (SHS) is a concept that enriches the study of socio-hydrology because it helps understand the detailed human–water interactions in a specific location. The concept suggests that the interactions between society and water are place-bound because of differences in social processes and river dynamics. This would be useful for developing interventions under disaster management, but also other development goals. SHS provides a new way of looking at socio-hydrological systems.