The Changing Geography of the United Kingdom / Edition 3

The Changing Geography of the United Kingdom / Edition 3

by Hugh Matthews
     
 

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415179003
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/1999
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
List of boxes
List of contributors
Preface
1Introduction1
2Water resources9
3Energy32
4Earth resources61
5Agriculture84
6Transport108
7Manufacturing industry129
8Labour markets150
9Demography169
10Towns and cities190
11Rural change and development213
12Life chances and lifestyles230
13Leisure and consumption261
14Cultures of difference276
15Local government and governance296
16A (dis)United Kingdom315
17Human occupance and the physical environment336
18Atmospheric, terrestrial and aquatic pollution382
19Climate change406
20Conservation and preservation437
21Growing into the twenty-first century: social futures469
22Growing into the twenty-first century: environmental futures484
Index490

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