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Global Change and Challenge: Geography for the 1990s

Edited By: R Bennett and R Estall

264 pages, B/w photos, tabs, figs, maps


Paperback | Dec 1991 | #50441 | ISBN: 0415001439
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Textbook on the geography of change, including chapters on: resources and the environment; environmental hazards; desertification and its management; national perspectives on third world development, etc.


Introduction Challenge and Change Robert Bennett and Robert Estall Chapter 1: Resources and the Environment; Scarcity and Sustainability Judith Rees Chapter 2: Environmental Hazards David K.C. Jones Chapter 3. Desertification and its Management Helen Scoging Chapter 4: Global Economic Change F.E. Ian Hamilton Chapter 5.: National Perspectives on Global Economic Change Robert Bennett Chapter 6. New Roles for Old Regions Robert Estall Chapter 7: Case Studies of Economic Change in Advanced Regions Robert Estall and Robert Bennett Chapter 8: Development and the Third World Sylvia Chant Chapter 9: National Perspectives on Third World Development Sylvia Chant Chapter 10: Drawing the Line Between Town and Country Michael Hebbert Chapter 11: Managing Urban Change: The Case of the British Inner City Derek D. Diamond Chapter 12: The Challenge of Information Technology Christopher Board

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