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  1. Elements of Visual Design in the Landscape

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Bell

    Public concern about the landscape, in particular its appearance, is increasing all the time. For those charged with managing, developing or conserving a wide range of landscapes it is a major task to take visual aspects into account. Elements of Visual Design in the Landsacpe presents a vocabulary...

    Published March 25th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Citizenships, Contingency and the Countryside

    Rights, Culture, Land and the Environment

    By Gavin Parker

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Citizenships, Contingency and the Countryside defines citizenship in relation to the rural environment. The book expands and explores a widened conceptualization of citizenship and sets out a range of examples where citizenship, at different scales, has been expressed in and over the rural...

    Published October 25th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Mountain Environments and Communities

    By Don Funnell, Romola Parish

    Mountain Environments and Communities explains the background physical environment and then explores the environmental and social dimensions of mountain regions.This critical review of the concepts currently employed in mountain research, draws upon a wide range of examples from developed and...

    Published February 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  4. Woodland Habitats

    By Mark Frater, Helen J. Read

    Series: Habitat Guides

    Woodland habitats explores the history and ecology of British woodland and explains why they a re such a valuable resource. It examines the wide range of different types of woodland habitats and the typical species that live within them. It offers a practical guide to all the key woodland issues...

    Published June 10th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Upland Habitats

    By Alan F. Fielding, Paul F. Haworth

    Series: Habitat Guides

    Upland Habitats presents a comprehensive illustrated guide to the habits wildlife and conservation of Britains last wilderness areas. These include: heather moors, sheep walk deer forest, blanket bogs, montane and sub-montane forests. The book examines the unique characteristics of uplands and the...

    Published June 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  6. Contested Countryside Cultures

    Rurality and Socio-cultural Marginalisation

    Edited by Paul Cloke, Jo Little

    This book examines the 'other' side of the countryside, a place also inhabited (and visited) by women, children, teenagers, the elderly, gay men and lesbians, black and ethnic minorities, the unemployed and the poor. These groups have remained largely excluded by both rural policies and the...

    Published June 19th 1997 by Routledge

  7. 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 19th 1996 by Routledge

  8. 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 17th 1996 by Routledge

  9. 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 19th 1996 by Routledge

  10. 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 30th 1996 by Routledge