Contemporary Rural Systems in Transition Volume 2: Economy and Society

Contemporary Rural Systems in Transition Volume 2: Economy and Society

By: Christopher Bryant (author), Duane Nellis (author), Ian Bowler (author)Hardback

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This is volume two of this series on contemporary rural systems in transition


Part I: Identifying the Issues for the Rural Economy and Society 1: Uneven Social and Economic Development 2: Rural Poverty: Some Initial Thoughts on Culture and the Underclass Part II: Aspects of Social Change in Rural Areas 3: The Transformation of Rural Life: The Case of Toronto's Countryside 4: A Medium-term Perspective on Demographic Change in the American Midlands, 1803-1990 5: The Politics of Partnerships: Farm Women and Farm Land, Ontario 6: Rural Ageing: Perspectives from the US and UK 7: The Provision of Rural Housing: Policies in the United Kingdom Part III: Recreation and Tourism in Rural Areas 8: Defining and Protecting Rural Environments in the US 9: Recreation, Access, Amenity and Conservation in the United Kingdom: The Failure of Integration 10: The Changing Demand for Countryside Recreation 11: Tourism in Rural Areas: Canada and United Kingdom Part IV: The Changing Employment Base of Rural Areas 12: Agriculture in the Context of the Restructuring of Rural Employment 13: Pluriactivity Among Farm Families: Some West European, US and Canadian Comparisons 14: The Sustainability of Prairie Rural Communities Part V: Development Strategies for Rural Communities 15: Economic Development Versus Land Use Regulation 16: Federal Water Resource Development in the United States 17: Local Economic Initiatives in Rural Areas of the UK 18: Community Development and Changing Rural Employment in Canada 19: Home-based Business: Opportunities for Rural Economic Diversification and Revitalization 20: Changing the Pattern of Aboriginal Self-government in Canada

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780851988122
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 336
  • ID: 9780851988122
  • ISBN10: 0851988121

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