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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. The Political Economy of Rural Poverty

    The Case for Land Reform

    By M. Riad El-Ghonemy

    With the use of wide-ranging case studies the author clearly illustrates the impact of schemes intended to re-allocate land in developing countries. Concluding that land reform can play a major part in stimulating rural economies this book explores the extent to which such policies can successfully...

    Published April 11th 1990 by Routledge