Smart villages : bridging the global urban-rural divide / V.I. Lakshmanan, Arun Chockalingam, V. Kumar Murty, S. Kalyanasundaram, editors.

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Other Authors: Lakshmanan, V. I. (Editor), Chockalingam, Arun (Editor), Murty, V. Kumar (Editor), Kalyanasundaram, S. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2022]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Part 1. Defining the Need
  • Chapter 1. Setting the Scene
  • Chapter 2. Smart Village-Concepts and Intended Benefits
  • Chaper 3. Bridging the Urban-Rural Divide
  • Chapter 4. An Ideal Smart Village-Methodology, Parameters and Metrics
  • Chapter 5. Ensuring a Sustainable Development Ecosystem
  • Chapter 6. Preserving Indigenous Traditions and Values
  • Part II. Buidling the Framework
  • Chapter 7. Governance Aspects of a Smart Village-Developed Economy
  • Chapter 8. Decentralizing towards Good Governance at the Grassroots
  • Chapter 9. Components of an Ontology for a Smart Village
  • Chapter 10. A Blueprint for Rural Public Health
  • Chapter 11. Socio-Economic Conceptualization of Smart Villages
  • Chapter 12. Smart Villages-Indian Realities, Opportunities and Way Forward
  • Chapter 13. Leveraging Physical, Digital and Knowledge Connectivity for Smart Villages
  • Chapter 14. An Appropriate Technology for Value Addition in Rural Indian Villages
  • Chapter 15. The Role of Skills Development in Smart Villages
  • Chapter 16. Financing and Development of a Smart Village
  • Part III. The Enablers-Delivery and Case Studies
  • Chapter 17. Smart Village-The Canadian Experience
  • Chapter 18. Strengthening Rural Economy through Farmer Producer Companies
  • Chapter 19. Resources and Agriculture
  • Smart Village Enablers in African Smart Villages
  • Chapter 20. Clean Water Supply in Rural Odisha-A Case Study
  • Chapter 21. Sustainable Water for Smart Villages-A Case Study
  • Chapter 22. Value Added Options in Agriculture in Smart Villages
  • Chapter 23. A Healthcare Case Study from Botswana, Africa
  • Chapter 24. Smart Health and Wellness Promoting Villages-A Case Study from India
  • Chapter 25. Lessons from Distance Healthcare Delivery Case Study
  • India
  • Chapter 26. A Rural Nurse-led Public Health Case Study in Tamil Nadu, India
  • Chapter 27. Cloud-based Solutions for Education and Skill Development-Botswana
  • Chapter 28. Pan-African E-Network-A Distance Education Case Study
  • Chapter 29. Implementing Appropriate Technology for Empowerment of Women in Indian Villages-A Case Study
  • Chapter 30. A Unique Smart Village for People with Different Abilities
  • Chapter 31. Preserving Traditions in a Smart Village-A Pan-African Perspective
  • Chapter 32. COVID-19-Implications of the Pandemic in the 21st Century
  • Chapter 33. Going Forward.