The Resource Geographies of Developing Areas : the Global South in a Changing World

Geographies of Developing Areas : the Global South in a Changing World

Label
Geographies of Developing Areas : the Global South in a Changing World
Title
Geographies of Developing Areas
Title remainder
the Global South in a Changing World
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
Rather than presenting the global South to students as a set of problems (rapid urbanisation, population growth, poverty etc), this textbook focuses on the diversity of life in the South, and looks at the role it plays in shaping and responding to current global change. The text integrates 'traditional' concerns of development geographers (such as economic development and social inequality) with aspects of the global South usually given less attention (such as cultural identity and political conflict). Divided into four main sections: Representing the global South argues that images of the so
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 338.90091724
  • 337.091724
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC59.7.W533 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Geographies of Developing Areas : the Global South in a Changing World
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Plates; Figures; Tables; Boxes; Concept boxes; Acknowledgements; Acronyms; 1 Introduction; PART ONE Representing the South; 2 Representing the South; PART TWO The South in a global world; 3 The South in a changing world order; 4 The South in a globalizing economy; 5 Social and cultural change in the South; PART THREE Living in the South; 6 Political lives; 7 Making a living; 8 Ways of living; PART FOUR Making a difference; 9 Governing development; 10 Market-led development; 11 Grassroots development; 12 Conclusion; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn476239291
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (461 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134178711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
584249
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34454780
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)476239291
  • ebl0203086244

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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