Publisher description for In the belly of the river : tribal conflicts over development in the Narmada Valley / Amita Baviskar.

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The new edition provides a detailed update on the contemporary controversy over the construction of India's largest system of dams that have led to the displacement of tribals villagers and played havoc with the eco-system.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Narmada River Region (India) -- Scheduled tribes.
Narmada River Region (India) -- Social conditions.
Dams -- Environmental aspects -- India -- Narmada River Region.