Beneath the surface: A journey into Kolar’s water management

Sharma, Anshul Rai (2023) Beneath the surface: A journey into Kolar’s water management. India Water Portal.

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Field visits are an exciting enterprise, especially as a young student who wishes to understand rural India. But they are also a complicated process of seeing and discerning, trying to figure out what is real and what is not. Hagiographies of local mobilisation are common in such endeavours, which, in some cases, are justified. To give into such tendencies is to pick the easy way out. The alternative might be to probe the real and discern the unknown.

Item Type: Article
Authors: Sharma, Anshul Rai
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Surface, Kolar, Water management
Subjects: Social sciences > Commerce, communications & transportation > Water, air, space transportation
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Development
Full Text Status: Public
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