Rural Change and Sustainability: Agriculture, the by S J Essex, A W Gilg, Richard Yarwood

By S J Essex, A W Gilg, Richard Yarwood

This e-book attracts upon chosen, revised and edited papers from a convention of rural geographers from the united kingdom, united states and Canada, held on the Universities of Plymouth and Exeter. It specializes in rural areas, that are dealing with conflicting calls for, pressures and demanding situations, which themselves have far-reaching implications for rural house and society. subject matters that take place during the publication contain agricultural swap, environmental matters, rural groups, governance and globalization, and rural responses to these.

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