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  1. Countryside Planning

    The First Half Century, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew Gilg

    Should rural Britain be preserved from urban development, or should people be allowed to live and shop where they want? In the face of continued urban expansion the countryside has become a major issue, its future development uncertain. Countryside Planning addresses these concerns and provides an...

    Published December 18th 1996 by Routledge

  2. European Agriculture

    Policies, Production and Trade

    By Brian Gardner

    The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is central to both economic and environmental developments in Europe. But with the advent of new environmental legislation and political change in Europe the CAP faces increasing pressure to reform. European Agriculture provides a comprehensive breakdown of the...

    Published October 16th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Critical Geopolitics

    By Gearóid Ó. Tuathail

    Critical Geopolitics presents a brilliant and radical analysis of the ideas which have driven nations to attempt to remap the globe in their own image. The essays - ranging across Britsh colonialism to Nazi geopolitics, from America's ambitions to the bloodshed of Bosnia and Ireland - unearth a...

    Published September 18th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Rural Change and Planning

    England and Wales in the Twentieth Century

    By Iain Gordon Cherry, Gordon Cherry, A.W. Rogers

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    This book provides a critical overview of rural change over the eighty years since the outbreak of the Great War, making clear the historical origins of present-day policy. It also provides a structural integration for the many diverse themes which must be interwoven in order to understand current...

    Published May 29th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Rural Politics

    Policies for Agriculture, Forestry and the Environment

    By Michael Winter

    The rural areas of Britain, Europe and the developed world are undergoing massive changes, with increasing concern about productivity, agricultural methods and environmental policy. Rural Politics examines the issues affecting rural areas, such as water pollution, forestry, and the greening of...

    Published April 17th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Wine and the Vine

    An Historical Geography of Viticulture and the Wine Trade

    By Tim Unwin

    Wine and the Vine provides an introduction to the historical geography of viticulture and the wine trade from prehistory to the present. Throughout, the rich symbolic and cultural significance of wine is related to its evolution as a commercial product. The book thus discusses both the numerous...

    Published March 27th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Rural Europe

    By Keith Hoggart, Richard Black, Henry Buller

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 16th 1995 by Routledge

  8. An Introduction to Agricultural Geography

    2nd Edition

    By David Grigg

    Employing nearly half of the world's workforce, agriculture is clearly of great economic and social importance. An incredible variety of methods are used globally; the Western world has the latest scientific and industrial advancements at its disposal, yet in the Thrid World a living is made...

    Published January 4th 1995 by Routledge

  9. The Countryside Ideal

    Anglo-American Images of Landscape

    By Michael Bunce

    `God made the country, man made the town.' William Cowper's words, written two centuries ago, underline an idealisation of rural life and landscape which persists to this day. What are the main historical processes and ideas underlying the continuing attachment to the countryside? How have these...

    Published June 29th 1994 by Routledge

  10. The Diversion of Land

    Conservation in a Period of Farming Contraction

    By C. Paul Burnham, Angela Edwards, Ruth Gasson, Bryn Green, Clive Potter

    Series: The Natural Environment: Problems and Management

    European agriculture is on the brink of a financial and ecological crisis. The authors assess the challenge facing policy makers and those involved in the industry, arguing for the preparation of an environmental agenda based on land organisation and diversion....

    Published February 6th 1991 by Routledge