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To the Hands of the Poor

By Robert Chambers,N Saxena,Tushaar Shah
ISBN: 9781853390470
Confronts the paradox of mass poverty coexisting with vast resource potentials in rural India, such as the potentials from groundwater and trees, previously underestimated. Combines empirical research with practical political economy.

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  • Synopsis
    Confronts the paradox of mass poverty coexisting with vast resource potentials in rural India, such as the potentials from groundwater and trees, previously underestimated. Combines empirical research with practical political economy.
  • Table of Contents
    Preface
    List of Figures
    List of Tables
    PART ONE: THE PARADOX OF POVERTY
    Chapter One: Poverty and Priorities 3
    Chapter Two: The Poor and the Potentials
    Chapter Three: Who Gains and Who Loses?
    PART TWO: LIFT IRRIGATION AND THE POOR ,
    Chapter Four: Access to Water through Groups
    Chapter Five: Access to Water through Markets
    Chapter Six: Practical Policy
    Chapter Seven: Forestry for Livelihoods 143
    Chapter Eight: Why Small Farmers Don't Plant Trees
    Chapter Nine: A New Charter for the Poor
    PART FOUR: PRACTICAL STRATEGY
    Chapter Ten: Analysis and Action
  • Details
    Sub Title No
    Author Robert Chambers,N Saxena,Tushaar Shah
    Editor No
    Number of Pages 304
    Format Paperback / softback