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  • Water Supply and Health in India
  • Health ; India ; Pollution ; Regional disparities ; Water ; Water quality
  • In many parts of India, neither the quantity nor the quality of drinking water supplied to the public comply with required standards. In addition there are vast disparities between different regions and communities. The article deals with a chronic
  • poisoning of arsenic in groundwater and other contamination in India. - (IfL)
  • 2008
  • Land, labor, and rural development : analyzing participation in India's village dairy cooperatives
  • Agriculture ; Cooperative ; Dairy product ; India ; Labour ; Land ; Multivariate analysis ; Participation ; Rural development
  • 2008
  • Social Movements in India. The case of the Narmada Valley
  • Conflict ; Dam ; Decision making process ; Development ; India ; Madhya Pradesh ; Maharashtra ; Narmada ; Policy ; River ; Valley
  • Backdrop- political development in post-colonial India, Watershed for social movements in the 1970s, Narmada Valley dam projects, Narmada Water Disputes Tribunal, Displacement for development, Implications for people in the project region, Protests
  • 2008
  • Tectonic implications of geomorphometric characterization of watersheds using spatial correlation : Mohand Ridge, NW Himalaya, India
  • Digital elevation model ; Geographical information system ; Geomorphometry ; Himalaya ; India ; Spatial analysis ; Statistical analysis ; Tectonics ; Watershed
  • 2008
  • Brutes, beasts and empire : veterinary medicine and environmental policy in French North Africa and British India
  • Africa ; Colonialism ; Environmental management ; Historical geography ; India ; Nature conservation ; Nineteenth Century ; Northern Africa ; Service
  • 2008
  • Soil loss tolerance limits for planning of soil conservation measures in Shivalik-Himalayan region of India
  • Boundary ; Himalaya ; India ; Mathematical model ; Soil ; Soil degradation ; Soil properties
  • 2008
  • Development Perspectives in Ladakh, India
  • Agricultural land use ; Central Asia ; Communication network ; Conflict ; Decision making process ; Economy ; Frontier region ; High mountain ; Historical account ; India ; Jammu and Kashmir ; Ladakh ; Peripheral region ; Political geography
  • During colonial rule the high mountain region of Ladakh was at the core one important trade and transit route from the subcontinent to Central Asia. After the partition of British India in 1947 and the Sino-Indian war in 1962, trans-Himalayan trade
  • 2008
  • Analysis of fire events and controlling factors in eastern India using spatial scan and multivariate statistics
  • Biogeography ; Deciduous forest ; Environmental management ; Fire ; Forest ; India ; Multivariate analysis ; Natural hazards ; Orissa ; Remote sensing ; Satellite imagery
  • The aim of this study is to characterize spatio-temporal characteristics of fire events in Orissa state, eastern India. In this study, ATSR satellite remote sensing data have been used to quantify fire events from 1997 to 2006. The spatial scan
  • 2008
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  • Inde 2008
  • Competition ; Economic geography ; Globalization ; India ; Investment ; Spatial differentiation
  • India is a country with a very fast growing economy, benefiting from comprehensive economical reforms and an increasingly integration into the world markets. What are the effects on India? A phenomenal modernization of a large number of economic
  • 2008
  • Pore water pressure as a trigger of shallow landslides in the Western Ghats of Kerala, India : some preliminary observations from an experimental catchment
  • Experimental catchment ; India ; Kerala ; Landslide ; Porosity ; Precipitation ; Soil properties ; Watershed
  • 2008
  • Interannual variability of atmospheric water balance over South Peninsular India and Sri Lanka during northeast monsoon season
  • Atmospheric moisture ; Evaporation ; India ; Interannual variability ; Land atmosphere interaction ; Monsoon ; Ocean atmosphere interaction ; Precipitation ; Sri Lanka ; Water cycle ; Water vapor ; Winter
  • 2008
  • Trends in the rainfall pattern over India
  • Climatic trend ; Climatic variability ; Data processing ; India ; Pluviometry ; Precipitation ; Test ; Time series ; Twentieth Century
  • 2008
  • The relationship between Main Central Thrust (MCT) and the spatial distribution of mass movement in the Satluj valley, northwestern Higher Himalaya, India
  • Fault ; Himalaya ; India ; Landslide ; Mass movement ; Slope ; Slope dynamics ; Spatial distribution ; Statistical analysis ; Valley
  • 2008
  • A half-a-century record of annual energy expenditure and geomorphic effectiveness of the monsoon-fed Narmada River, central India
  • Carrying capacity ; Channel geometry ; Discharge ; Flood ; Gujarat ; India ; Interannual variability ; Madhya Pradesh ; Monsoon ; River bed ; Stream
  • 2008
  • Human-wildlife conflict and gender in protected area borderlands : a case study of costs, perceptions, and vulnerabilities from Uttarakhand (Uttaranchal), India
  • Agriculture ; Conflict ; Gender difference ; India ; Nature conservation ; Nature park ; Perception ; Village ; Vulnerability ; Wildlife
  • 2008
  • Indien 2008
  • Inde 2008
  • Agricultural sector ; Agriculture ; Developing countries ; Famine ; Genetically modified organism ; India ; Poverty ; Rural geography
  • An often discussed question is whether modern technologies can help developing countries to overcome hunger and poverty. In the past, the technology-driven Green Revolution already helped prevent famines in India. Yet, the country still faces
  • 2008
  • Indien 2008
  • Inde 2008
  • Chemnai ; Decision making process ; India ; Living conditions ; Shanty town ; Social geography ; Tamil Nadu ; Urban geography ; Urban settlement
  • Slum dwellers in India`s mega-cities are exposed to a multitude of risks which threaten their livelihoods every day. In addition hazards such as natural disasters, water shortages or looming expulsion by authorities put their lives at risk
  • 2008
  • Salinity in colonial irrigation : Bristish India and south-eastern Australia
  • 2008
  • Asia ; Central Asia ; Climatic change ; Deforestation ; Environmental degradation ; Geographical information system ; Himalaya ; Human impact ; India ; Inundation ; Mountain ; Natural hazards ; Nepal ; Pakistan ; Slope dynamics
  • This paper focuses on the Nanga Parbat massif in the Himalaya Range of Pakistan, Garhwal Himalaya of northwest India, and Manaslu-Ganesh Himals of central Nepal. The A. has highlighted 3 special insights that geographers offer to increase
  • 2008
  • Global shifts caused by the rise of anchor countries; environmental problems and environmental governance in the context of dynamic economic growth - the case of China; India-Brazil-South Africa (IBSA)- a new geography of trade and technology
  • 2008