3-0795
DEVELOPING THE HIMALAYA: PEOPLE, PROJECTS, POLITICS
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Reviewed By: Anthropology and Environment Section
Thursday, November 15, 2012: 1:45 PM-5:30 PM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Students
Organizers:  Mabel Denzin Gergan (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) and Georgina R Drew (The New School)
Chairs:  Kelly D Alley (Auburn University, Auburn University and Auburn University)
Discussants:  Bryan Tilt (Oregon State University) and Jeremy Spoon (Portland State University)
1:45 PM
2:15 PM
River Engineering and Water Debates Across the Indian Himalayas
Kelly D Alley (Auburn University, Auburn University and Auburn University)
2:45 PM
Young Lives, Indigeneity and Hydropower In the Eastern Himalayas of India
Mabel Denzin Gergan (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
3:15 PM
Discussant
Bryan Tilt (Oregon State University)
3:30 PM
Break
3:45 PM
The Unintended Consequences of De-Swiddening
Edwin Schmitt (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
People of the Pamirs: Loss and Opportunity In the Mountains
Zohra Ismail-Beben (Indiana University)
4:45 PM
Languages of Development and the Development of Languages In Nepal
Mark Turin (Yale University and Yale University & University of Cambridge)
5:00 PM
Demographic Dimensions of Development: Where Did All the Kids Go?
Geoff Childs (Washington University in St. Louis)
5:15 PM
Discussant
Jeremy Spoon (Portland State University)