Post-Industrial America: A Geographical Perspective (Routledge Revivals)

Post-Industrial America: A Geographical Perspective (Routledge Revivals)

by David Clark
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415609526

ISBN-13: 9780415609524

Pub. Date: 02/28/2011

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1984, this book analyses contemporary changes in industry, employment, education, science and technology, social attitudes and values in the USA, leading to the emergence of a new geography of post-industrial America. David Clark emphasizes the distributional processes and trends that have occurred over the post-war period. Data are analysed by

Overview

First published in 1984, this book analyses contemporary changes in industry, employment, education, science and technology, social attitudes and values in the USA, leading to the emergence of a new geography of post-industrial America. David Clark emphasizes the distributional processes and trends that have occurred over the post-war period. Data are analysed by reference to the then most recent census, of 1980. Throughout, the book provides a valuable and very comprehensive text that will be welcomed by all those wishing to study the geography of the contemporary USA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415609524
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/28/2011
Series:
Routledge Revivals Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Industrial and post-industrial America 2. The changing distribution of population 3. Emerging patterns of industry and employment 4. The post-industrial city 5. The agricultural sector 6. Distributional problems and policies

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