Environmental and Social Impact Assessment An Introduction by C. J. Barrow

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  • Environmental economics,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Business & Economics / Sustainable Development,
  • Political Science-International Relations - General,
  • Science / Geography,
  • Science-Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Public Policy - Regional Planning

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ISBN 100340662727
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Social impact assessment (SIA) is a methodology to review the social effects of infrastructure projects and other development interventions.

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