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Rural communities books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Rural communities category. Presented with a red border are the Rural communities books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Two Weeks 'til Christmas by Laura Greaves Two Weeks 'til Christmas


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/11/2017

When the Hills are Gone Frac Sand Mining and the Struggle for Community by Thomas W Pearson When the Hills are Gone Frac Sand Mining and the Struggle for Community

Fracking is one of the most controversial methods of fossil fuel extraction in the United States, but a great deal about it remains out of the public eye. In Wisconsin it has ignited an unprecedented explosion in the states sand...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

When the Hills are Gone Frac Sand Mining and the Struggle for Community by Thomas W Pearson When the Hills are Gone Frac Sand Mining and the Struggle for Community

Fracking is one of the most controversial methods of fossil fuel extraction in the United States, but a great deal about it remains out of the public eye. In Wisconsin it has ignited an unprecedented explosion in the states sand...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Singlewide Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park by Sonya Salamon, Katherine MacTavish Singlewide Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park
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Format: Paperback - Released: 04/09/2017

Singlewide Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park by Sonya Salamon, Katherine MacTavish Singlewide Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park
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Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

How Do Small Farmers Fare? - Evidence from Village Studies in India by Madhura Swaminathan, Sandipan Baksi How Do Small Farmers Fare? - Evidence from Village Studies in India
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This book is the outcome of a two-year research project undertaken by the Foundation for Agrarian Studies and supported by the Rosa Luxemberg Stiftung (New Delhi). The objective of the project was to examine the socioeconomic characteristics and viability of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Rural Poverty in the United States by Ann Tickamyer Rural Poverty in the United States

America's rural areas have always held a disproportionate share of the nation's poorest populations. Rural Poverty in the United States examines why. What is it about the geography, demography, and history of rural communities that keeps them poor? In a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

Rural Poverty in the United States by Ann Tickamyer Rural Poverty in the United States

America's rural areas have always held a disproportionate share of the nation's poorest populations. Rural Poverty in the United States examines why. What is it about the geography, demography, and history of rural communities that keeps them poor? In a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Coming Soon

Gentrification of the Countryside by Martin Phillips Gentrification of the Countryside


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Other books in this genre

The Abundance Of Less Lessons in Simple Living from Rural Japan by Andy Couturier The Abundance Of Less Lessons in Simple Living from Rural Japan


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/07/2017

Transforming the Rural Global Processes and Local Futures by Terry Marsden Transforming the Rural Global Processes and Local Futures

This book analyses the key global processes transforming rural spaces in the early 21st century - financialization; standardization; consumption, and commodification. Through detailed case studies, the book examines why these processes are important, how they work in practice, and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2017

Cultural Sustainability in Rural Communities Rethinking Australian Country Towns by Catherine Driscoll Cultural Sustainability in Rural Communities Rethinking Australian Country Towns

There has been a recent expansion of interest in cultural approaches to rural communities and to the economic and social situation of rurality more broadly. This interest has been particularly prominent in Australia in recent years, spurring the emergence of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

Contemporary Rural Development Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries by Oliver Springate-Baginski, Dr. John McDonagh Contemporary Rural Development Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries
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This textbook summarises the main issues in contemporary rural development theory and practice to intermediate and advanced student level. It reviews key debates and issues, and explores the specific challenges for particular agricultural production systems. The main focus is on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/05/2017

Contemporary Rural Development Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries by Oliver Springate-Baginski, Dr. John McDonagh Contemporary Rural Development Improving sustainable livelihoods in developing countries
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This textbook summarises the main issues in contemporary rural development theory and practice to intermediate and advanced student level. It reviews key debates and issues, and explores the specific challenges for particular agricultural production systems. The main focus is on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/05/2017

Community Governance in India Good Practices in Mgnrega by Kush Verma Community Governance in India Good Practices in Mgnrega

Contains twelve best practices in the MGNREGA Scheme which have emerged as a result of studies carried out in various states, at the village or rural-community level. Each chapter is a case in a best practice which throws light on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2017

Fugue Toulousaine 2018 La Ville De Toulouse by Patrice Thebault Fugue Toulousaine 2018 La Ville De Toulouse

Escapade photographique dans la ville de Toulouse, a travers ses monuments, ses musees et son ambiance, de jour comme de nuit. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference : nos...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Fugue Toulousaine 2018 La Ville De Toulouse by Patrice Thebault Fugue Toulousaine 2018 La Ville De Toulouse

Escapade photographique dans la ville de Toulouse, a travers ses monuments, ses musees et son ambiance, de jour comme de nuit. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference : nos...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Big House on the Prairie Rise of the Rural Ghetto and Prison Proliferation by John M. Eason Big House on the Prairie Rise of the Rural Ghetto and Prison Proliferation

For the past fifty years, America has been extraordinarily busy building prisons. Since 1970 we have tripled the total number of facilities, adding more than 1,200 new prisons to the landscape. This building boom has taken place across the country...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2017

Big House on the Prairie Rise of the Rural Ghetto and Prison Proliferation by John M. Eason Big House on the Prairie Rise of the Rural Ghetto and Prison Proliferation

For the past fifty years, America has been extraordinarily busy building prisons. Since 1970 we have tripled the total number of facilities, adding more than 1,200 new prisons to the landscape. This building boom has taken place across the country...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/03/2017

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