International Journal of
Sociology and Anthropology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Sociol. Anthropol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-988X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJSA
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 295

Full Length Research Paper

‘Causes’ of big development projects: Development- induced displacement and its socio-economic impacts on displaced people in Tekeze Dam

Andnet Gizachew
  • Andnet Gizachew
  • Department of Social Anthropology, Wollo University, Dessie, P. O. Box 1145, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 15 July 2015
  •  Accepted: 30 September 2015
  •  Published: 30 September 2017


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