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  1. Transport and Development in the Third World

    By David Simon

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Development

    It is widely acknowledged that transport is a necessary condition for development to occur. Transport issues have become highly contentious and politicised. This volume presents a balanced review of transport provision and the development process in the Third World. Providing a comprehensive survey...

    Published July 3rd 1996 by Routledge

  2. Reconstituting Rurality

    By Jonathan Murdoch, Terry Marsden

    The second in the "Restructuring Rural Areas" series, this work presents an examination of the way in which the rural, and the concept of rurality is being reconstructed within urban regions.; It argues that the rural is not a fixed category but the outcome of political, economic and socio-...

    Published June 26th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Regional Development Strategies

    A European Perspective

    Edited by Jeremy Alden, Philip Boland

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Regional development strategies have become the focus of attention in many countries in the 1990s. This textbook provides a conceptual, theoretical and empirical analysis of regional development strategies within a European context It examines the various regional development strategies which are...

    Published May 1st 1996 by Routledge

  4. A Geography of the Third World

    2nd Edition

    By C.G Clarke, Dr J P Dickenson, J.P Dickenson, W.T.S Gould, S Mather, Sandra Mather, Prof R Mansell Prothero, R.M Prothero, D.J Siddle, C.T Smith, Mr C T Smith, E. Thomas-Hope

    The label of "Third World" covers half the land surface and three quarters of the population of the planet. The problems and potential of this region and its peoples are attracting increasing concern and interest.Fully revised and updated this edition includes: * a wealth of photographic and line...

    Published May 1st 1996 by Routledge

  5. The Determinants of Small Firm Growth

    An Inter-Regional Study in the United Kingdom 1986-90

    By Richard Barkham, Graham Gudgin, Mark Hart

    Edited by Eric Hanvey

    Series: Regions and Cities

    One of the most striking trends in economic development since the 1970s has been the rising importance of the small firm. Focusing on the issues of enterprise development and the regional dimensions of small-firm growth, this book explores the literature of this area. Moving from an analysis of...

    Published April 24th 1996 by Routledge

  6. The Regional Dimension of Transformation in Central Europe

    By Grzegorz Gorzelak

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Providing a new picture of the socio-economic map of central Europe after several years of transformation, and focusing in particular on Poland, this book gives an account of the major problems of regional restructuring. The author identifies the opportunities and problems faced by particular...

    Published April 24th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Union Retreat and the Regions

    The Shrinking Landscape of Organised Labour

    By Ron Martin, Peter Sunley, Jane Wills

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Since the beginning of the 1980s, British trade unions have experienced a dramatic retreat, marked by rapidly falling membership and declining industrial power. The authors examine the regional dimensions of this retreat of organised labour, paying particular attention to: The resilience of the...

    Published April 24th 1996 by Routledge

  8. The Origins And Spread Of Agriculture And Pastoralism In Eurasia

    Crops, Fields, Flocks And Herds

    Edited by David R. Harris Director, Institute of Archaeology, University College London.

    As the first book to examine the origins and spread of agriculture and pastoralism in Europe and Asia as a whole, this major contribution should be essential reading for archaeologists, anthropologists, biologists and geographers. Adopting a novel approach to the subject, the authors examine it...

    Published March 27th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Geography of the World's Major Regions

    By John Cole

    This volume presents a global view of today's most pressing issues through an analysis of the twelve major regions of the world. Environmental degradation, natural catastrophe, population pressures and human conflict all impact in different ways and to different degrees on the society and...

    Published February 14th 1996 by Routledge