A future for regional Australia: Escaping global misfortune

Gray, Ian and Lawrence, Geoffrey A future for regional Australia: Escaping global misfortune. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Author Gray, Ian
Lawrence, Geoffrey
Title A future for regional Australia: Escaping global misfortune
Place of Publication Cambridge, U.K.
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Publication year 2001
Sub-type Other
ISBN 0521002273
Language eng
Total number of pages 247
Collection year 2001
Subjects 370100 Sociology
1608 Sociology
Abstract/Summary This ten-chapter book was the first of its type in Australia, bringing a critical sociological perspective to the analysis of contemorary regional change. Synthesising results from over 15 years of research by the authors, the book sought to explain regional disadvantage. In then provided ideas for a platform for regional revitalisation, based upon the application of principles of 'sustainable regional development'. following publication of the book, over 30 interviews were given by the authors on national radio and television. Federal and State government ministers and departmental heads were briefed on the books findings
Keyword Australia - economic conditions
Rural development
Economic conditions
Q-Index Code AX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

Document type: Book
Collection: School of Social Science Publications
 
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