Handbook of Water Resources in India: Development, Management, and Strategies
John Briscoe, R. P. S. Malik
Oxford University Press, Jan 1, 2007 - Business & Economics - 364 pages
This handbook focuses on major water policy issues in India, the challenges and the critical measures that need to be addressed. It traces the development of policies in water and their management and has contributions by India's leading water specialists.
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