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  • Conflicts in Project Land Acquisition and Displaced Persons' Resettlement and Rehabilitation : Understanding Issues for Crafting Solutions

 
About The Book :

Land acquisition for industry and infrastructure are throwing up new challenges in all cases. While there are several protests and conflicts related to land acquisition and displacement among the influenced community, there are disappointments, exasperations and desperation among the project developers. The governments are usually caught in political, bureaucratic and legal wrangling. Suspicion, apprehensions, fear and hopelessness prevail among community who are either displaced or waiting to be displaced. The crux of the book is to look into reasons why so different members of the community like the old and young, men and women, rich and poor respond to the prospects of displacement in complex ways. And also why, many of them are still dissatisfied even after long years of rehabilitation. There are many successful and unsuccessful, equal and unequal, easy and painful transitions. This book looks for the reasons.

About Wide Research Group :

Wide Research Group (WRG) is a Collective of experienced researchers, practitioners, legal experts and administrators promoted by Wide Educational Products and Services (Wide EPS) who work towards clarifying the challenges of the industry with an objective to start a discipline in an area. At a time when the corporate success is intertwined with the success of the state, the effort of WRG is to promote efficiency at the level of corporate performance. WRG decides on the assemblage of experts -chosen on the basis of the expertise to build a project of a document preparation. It encourages voluntary groups interested in such works.

Book Contents :

CHAPTER 1 : DISPLACEMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT: THE IMPACT OF CHANGING STATE–SOCIETY RELATIONS. CHAPTER 2 : INVOLUNTARY RESETTLEMENT : EFFECTS ON COMMUNITY PRODUCTION AND INCOME OF RURAL SOCIETY. CHAPTER 3 : COMMUNITY MOBILIZATION, MICROFINANCE AND SELF-HELP GROUPS :UNDERSTANDING THE STATUS AND THE DYNAMICS. CHAPTER 4 : DERIVING AT COMPENSATION FOR LANDOWNERS AFFECTED BY DEVELOPMENT: A FRAMEWORK. CHAPTER 5 : SOCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND SOCIAL ACCOUNTING BY ACTS AND REGULATIONS : CORPORATE AND POLITICAL INFLUENCES. CHAPTER 6 : UNDERSTANDING DISPLACEMENT ISSUES FROM PROTECTED AREAS AND RESETTLEMENT STUDIES. CHAPTER 7 : THE SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF LARGE PROJECTS: BROAD VIEWS OF CHANGE AND CONFLICTS. CHAPTER 8 : PROTEST RESPONSES TO LAND ACQUISITION AND COMMUNITY ATTITUDES TOWARD ACCEPTING COMPENSATION. CHAPTER 9 : REPORT OF THE EXPERT COMMITTEE ON DETERMINATION OF NET PRESENT VALUE OF LAND. CHAPTER 10 : POST-REHABILITATION AND RESETTLEMENT CHALLENGES : DECENTRALIZATION, OWNER, AGENCY AND NGO ROLES. CHAPTER 11 : WHAT CONSTITUTE THE CHOICES MADE BY THE POOR: DISCUSSIONS ON INFLUENCES OF DISEASES, POVERTY TRAPS, DIETS, REHABILITATION AND RESETTLEMENT. CHAPTER 12 : UNDERSTANDING COMMUNITY: THE ECONOMIC AND POVERTY IMPACTS OF ANIMAL DISEASES. CHAPTER 13. UNDERSTANDING CONDITIONS OF THE POOR PEOPLE AND THEIR SOCIAL BEHAVIOR IN A LAND ACQUISITION SETTING. CHAPTER 14 : POLITICAL PARTY SYSTEM IN INDIA, RESERVATION FOR MINORITIES, GOVERNMENT AND GOVERNANCE. CHAPTER 15 : WOMEN’S PROPERTY STATUS IN INDIA : EXPLORING PROPERTY OWNERSHIP AND TENANCY RELATIONSHIPS IN URBAN INDIA. CHAPTER 16 : INFANT AND WOMEN MORTALITY, PIPED WATER VIS A VIS DIARRHEA FOR CHILDREN AND POVERTY IN RURAL INDIA. CHAPTER 17 : PRINCIPLES OF SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT. CHAPTER 18 : THE DRAFT LAND ACQUISITION AND REHABILITATION AND RESETTLEMENT BILL (LARR), 2011 – SALIENT POINTS AND SUMMARY.

Book
Editor Wide Research Group
ISBN 9788190904366
No. of Pages 345 + 14
Publishing Year(s) 2012
Weight 1.176

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Conflicts in Project Land Acquisition and Displaced Persons' Resettlement and Rehabilitation : Understanding Issues for Crafting Solutions

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