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Narmada dammed

an inquiry into the politics of development

by Dilip D"Souza

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Published by Penguin Books in New Delhi, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Gujarat.
    • Subjects:
    • Sardar Sarovar (Narmada) Project.,
    • Water resources development -- Political aspects -- India -- Gujarat.,
    • Dams -- Political aspects -- India -- Gujarat.,
    • Dams -- Social aspects -- India -- Gujarat.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [206]-208) and index.

      StatementDilip D"Souza.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1698.I42 G8546 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3593722M
      ISBN 100143028650
      LC Control Number2002299799

      An interdisciplinary case study of a project to dam the Narmada River in central and western India so that it can be used productively. Diverse opinions of proponents and opponents are expressed, as are studies on human rights of disadvantaged groups displaced by the work. The Sardar Sarovar in Gujarat and the Narmada Sagar in Madhya Pradesh will, between them, hold more water than any other reservoir on the Indian sub-continent. * Urmilaben Patel, wife of Gujarat Chief Minister Chimanbhai Patel, speaking at a public rally in Delhi in "People say that the Sardar Sarovar Dam is an expensive project.


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