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Dams: Seminar questions

1. Why did Nehru refer to megadams as India's new temples?
2. According to Klingensmith, did dams deliver on their promises? What were those promises anyway?
And a few specifics-- please study your section and find at least two main ideas, as well as your favourite sentence:
Temples of the New Age:
Civilzing Missions
The Uses of Development 'Models'
Development as Signification