Dams as Aid (Routledge Studies in Development and Society) by Ann Danaiya Usher PDF

By Ann Danaiya Usher

ISBN-10: 0415154642

ISBN-13: 9780415154642

Dams As Aid brings jointly key matters within the aid/environment/development debate. via her exam of dams, Usher sheds gentle on wider problems with the political economic climate of aid.
designated research of dams and reduction case experiences are incorporated, really on Nordic dams which offer so much image illustrations, and those unique case reviews can be found inside of a extensive comparative and theoretical perspective.

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