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The Bhakra-Nangal Project: Socio-Economic and Environmental Impacts R. Rangachari

The Bhakra-Nangal Project: Socio-Economic and Environmental Impacts

R. Rangachari

Published May 1st 2006
ISBN : 9780195675344
Paperback
288 pages
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Large dams, initially conceived of as temples of modern India in the Nehruvian era, came under increasing criticism in the later years due to social and ecological concerns. This book is an in-depth study of possibly the most well-knownMoreLarge dams, initially conceived of as temples of modern India in the Nehruvian era, came under increasing criticism in the later years due to social and ecological concerns. This book is an in-depth study of possibly the most well-known multi-purpose river valley project in north India, the Bhakra-Nangal Project.