Explain and critically discuss the rules of international law applicable to the
construction and operation of hydro-electric power projects on international
watercourses. Your essay should make reference to one or more specific examples.
Postcolonialism is a highly contested field and ever since Edward Said crystallised the
general theories of post colonialism into his book Orientalism in 1978. Since his
postcolonial critique, there have been many writers and scholars who have written about
postcolonialism, although the very definition of postcolonialism is subject to debate.
Community is not homogenous, even if seen in the perspectives of postcolonialism,
narratives. Hall and Tucker (2004, p.1) write that even if the colonised are seen from
the Said (1978) point of view, where “to be one of the colonised is potentially to be a
great many different, but inferior things, in many different places and at many
An international river is one that flows through the territory of two or more states
(successive river), or a river that separates the territory of two or more states from one
another (boundary river or contiguous river).