Resettlement in the Three Gorges Project
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BeschreibungThe construction of the Three Gorges dam in China involves the relocation of more than 1.3 million people over 17 years. This book examines the factors influencing the sustainability of the Three Gorges rural resettlement, and the problems and coping strategies of the relocation programme implemented over the period 2000-04.
PortraitYan TAN, an academic researcher at the Faculty of Social Sciences in Flinders University of South Australia, is a demographer and human geographer. She has worked as a consultant to the Emerging Social Issues Division of United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
Pressestimmen"The first book published outside China on the early stages of the Three Gorges resettlement this will have both policy and theoretical importance for planners of large infrastructure projects and for academics interested in the contentious social, environmental and resettlement issues associated with development." - Thayer Scudder, Anthropology Professor Emeritus, California Institute of Technology, author of: The Future of Large Dams"
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 22 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: HONG KONG UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: April 2008
Seitenanzahl: 274 Seiten