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Hydropower dams and social impacts : a sociological perspective (English)

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Why is the construction of hydropower dams, which generate energy that is renewable and cleaner than oil, coal, or nuclear power, increasingly attacked in the press and assaulted by many critics? The answer, a good part of it, is that the environmental...  See More +

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  • Cernea, Michael M.;
  • 1997/01/31
  • Departmental Working Paper;
  • 18175
  • 1
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  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • Hydropower dams and social impacts : a sociological perspective
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