This is an in-progress bibliography of books, articles (both print and online) of literature on river borders. I will updating this often and would welcome any inputs you might have!
Amoore, L., “Biometric borders: Governing mobilities in the war on terror,” Political Geography
, 25 (3), 336-351.
Zajc, Marko. “Administrative Legacy and the River Mura Border Dispute between Slovenia and Croatia,” Südosteuropa
67, 3: 369-392, doi: https://doi.org/10.1515/soeu-2019-0027
Donaldson, J.W. Paradox of the moving boundary: Legal heredity of river accretion and avulsion. Water Alternatives
4, 2: 155-170.
Saleh Yousefi et. al., “Interplay between river dynamics and international borders: The Hirmand River between Iran and Afghanistan,” Science of The Total Environment
586: 492-501 (2017). Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.01.208.
Daniel Haines, “(Inter)Nationalist rivers?:cooperative development in David Lilienthal’s plan for the Indus Basin, 1951,” Water History
6 (2014), pp 133-151.
Benidickson, Jamie. “From Boundary Waters to Watersheds: Legal Change and the Geography of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence System.” The Canadian Geographer / Le Géographe Canadien
60, no. 4 (December 2016): 435–45. https://doi.org/10.1111/cag.12323.
Clamen, Murray, and Daniel Macfarlane. “The International Joint Commission, Water Levels, and Transboundary Governance in the Great Lakes: IJC, Water Levels, and Transboundary Governance.” Review of Policy Research32, no. 1 (January 2015): 40–59. https://doi.org/10.1111/ropr.12107.
Ifor Duncan and Stefanos Levidis,“Weaponizing a River,” e-flux architecture
, April 11, 2020.
Ersela Kripa & Stephen Mueller, “An Ultraviole(n)t Border,” e-flux architecture
, April 11, 2020.
Sarah Tory, “Two countries, one border and their shared pollution,” High Country News
, December 6, 2018.
Ivan Semeniuk, “Charting Canada's troubled waters: Where the danger lies for watersheds across the country,” The Globe and Mail
, November 12, 2017
Jason Burke, "Face-off over the Congo: the long rivalry between Kinshasa and Brazzaville"
,January 17, 2017.
Nina Lakhani, "The Lost River: Mexicans fight for mighty riverway taken by the US"
,October 21, 2019.
Song Nianshen,Making borders in modern East Asia : the Tumen River demarcation, 1881-1919
(Cambridge UK and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018).
Alvarez, C. J., Border Land, Border Water: A History of Construction on the US-Mexico Divide
(First edition. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2019).