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Rediscovering Dharavi

Kalpana Sharma

Rediscovering Dharavi

stories from Asia"s largest slum

by Kalpana Sharma

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Published by Penguin Books in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Dharavi,
  • Dharavi.
    • Subjects:
    • Slums -- India -- Dharavi -- History.,
    • Poor -- India -- Dharavi.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-204) and index.

      StatementKalpana Sharma.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN5378.I6 .S53 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxviii, 209 p. :
      Number of Pages209
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL172740M
      ISBN 100141000236
      LC Control Number99953746
      OCLC/WorldCa45759415


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"Unfortunately it's the interests of the real estate lobby that is guiding decisions about Dharavi's development," says Kalpana Sharma, author of the book "Rediscovering Dharavi". Authorities are soon expected to survey Dharavi to determine how many families settled there beforemaking them eligible for free : Peter HUTCHISON.

“Unfortunately it’s the interests of the real estate lobby that is guiding decisions about Dharavi’s development,” says Kalpana Sharma, author of the book ‘Rediscovering Dharavi’.

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"Unfortunately it's the interests of the real estate lobby that is guiding decisions about Dharavi's development," says Kalpana Sharma, author of the book "Rediscovering Dharavi".

Poised on the northern edge of south Mumbai is a piece of real estate developers would love to get their hands on. Rubbing shoulders with upmarket Bandra, Dharavi is known as Asia's largest slum, but it's actually much more than that--it's a settl.

“Another book on Dharavi?” — you wonder as you start browsing this rather large volume. And the editor puts you at ease, when he says it is not a scientific study, nor is it fiction. “To a. The Shiva Rules: Lessons from India's largest slum. GlobalPost. an independent journalist in Mumbai who wrote a book on the area, "Rediscovering Dharavi." “Any.

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The Dharavi slum was founded in during the British colonial era, and grew in part because of an expulsion of. "Unfortunately it's the interests of the real estate lobby that is guiding decisions about Dharavi's development," says Kalpana Sharma, author of the book "Rediscovering Dharavi." Authorities are soon expected to survey Dharavi to determine how many families settled there beforemaking them eligible for free homes.

As Kalpana Sharma states in her book Rediscovering Dharavi, “[W]hen the land on which slums are located becomes valuable property, people are pushed out yet again, to another uninhabitable piece of land, to another slum” (Sharma, K., ). By the s, the slums were eventually seen as “housing solutions” (Burra, S., ).

“Unfortunately it’s the interests of the real estate lobby that is guiding decisions about Dharavi’s development,” says Kalpana Sharma, author of the book “Rediscovering Dharavi”. Authorities are soon expected to survey Dharavi to determine how many families settled there beforemaking them eligible for free homes.

The competition received proposals from 20 teams comprising a total of participants, across 21 nationalities. Urban Design Research Institute has collated all the submitted entries into this book. The publication ‘Reinventing Dharavi: An Ideas Compendium’ is an abridged compilation of all the proposals received for the competition.

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The book started out as a Progressive-style effort to show the world how the poor and the marginalized live. Rediscovering Dharavi: Stories from Asia’s Largest Slum by Kalpana Sharma () is a classic when it comes to reading about Dharavi. Like Robert Neuwirth (above), Sharma gives a detailed and well-founded account of life in Dharavi and thus challenges the common notion of slums.

Poor Little Rich Slum by Rashmi Bansal and Deepak Gandhi. URL: Westland Books Westland, India. pages; 28 chapters. This is the fourth book by writer, entrepreneur and youth expert Rashmi. Dharavi is, as one of the characters in the film says, a mini-India, something I was told repeatedly by the people I interviewed for my book Rediscovering Dharavi (Penguin, ).

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To help, we provided some of our favorites. Rediscovering Dharavi: Kalpana Sharma Buy from $ Cities. The book’s tentative title —Everybody Loves Dharavi — is a striking pdf of the phenomenon that this slum has become: In the past decade, as books, films, and research papers studying Author: Aarefa Johari.

The ‘Rediscovering Dharavi’ walk takes readers to locations that find a mention in the book, allowing them to observe first hand the life in Asia’s largest slum. Similarly, Mehta’s descriptions of Dariya Mahal, Sikka Nagar and Jogeshwari’s Radha Bai. Kalpana Sharma is a columnist and ebook deputy editor of The her four decades as a full-time journalist, she has also held senior positions in Himmat Weekly, Indian Express and Times of Indi.