Himalayan Mobilities

An Exploration of the Impact of Expanding Rural Road Networks on Social and Ecological Systems in the Nepalese Himalaya

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ISBN: 978-3-319-55755-7 (Print) 978-3-319-55757-1 (Online)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Roads and Transportation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-28

      A Global Review of Road Development

  3. Mobility as a Social and Ecological System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Chapter

      Pages 31-50

      Mobilities

  4. Challenges and Impacts of Building Roads in the Himalayas

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-52

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      Chapter

      Pages 53-78

      Environmental Challenges and Impacts

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-103

      Socioeconomic Impacts of Roads

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      Chapter

      Pages 105-121

      Sociocultural Impacts of Roads

  5. The Way Forward

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Chapter

      Pages 125-160

      The Future of Himalayan Mobilities

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 161-166