India's Waters : Advances in Development and ManagementMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (232 p.).ISBN: 9781439874677.Subject(s): Environmental management -- India | Water resources development -- India | Water resources development | Water-supply -- IndiaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: India’s Waters : Advances in Development and ManagementDDC classification: 333.9100954 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Front Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Environmental Characteristics; 3. Development and Management of India's Waters-Overview; 4. Futures Challenges and Proposed Responses; 5. Revolutionizing Development of India's Waters-New Concepts, Policies, and Technologies; 6. Revolutionizing the Development of India's Waters; 7. Some Perspectives and Institutional and Cultural Revolution; 8. Conclusion; References; Appendix 1; Appendix 2
India's Waters: Advances in Development and Management is a critical study of the development and management of India's waters. Its central theme is that the current methods in use are an extension of the colonial-era system, which, despite vast growth, has remained essentially the same in terms of developmental concepts, technological activities, and performance. A revolution on several fronts is possible, and this book details the author's own plans for these advancements.First the book briefly addresses both the physiographic and hydrologic characteristics
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