The Resource Rural and Regional Futures

Rural and Regional Futures

Label
Rural and Regional Futures
Title
Rural and Regional Futures
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Agriculture, mining and related rural industries have been central to the development of Australia's economy. This book details the role that the Australian Government has played in the making of rural and regional Australia, particularly since World War II. The book reviews these policies and evaluates them with regards the commitments undertaken by the Government to contribute towards vibrant, rural communities. Policy areas addressed include agriculture, water, education, welfare and population, natural resource management, resource extraction, Indigenous and affairs, localism, rural resear
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
307.14120994
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN850.Z9 C658 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy
Label
Rural and Regional Futures
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; The making of rural and regional Australia: an introduction; Part I Background: structuring policy; 1 Regional policy in post-war Australia: much ado about nothing?; 2 From state direction to community self-efficacy: the devolution of responsibility for regional development in Australia; 3 Australian agricultural policy: the pursuit of agricultural efficiency; 4 Natural resource management in Australia: a historical summary
  • 13 Rural research and regional innovation: are past and present research funding policies building future resilience in the bush?Part III Emerging issues in rural and regional policy; 14 Assessing adaptability in regional economies; 15 Localism and the policy goal of securing the socio-economic viability of rural and regional Australia; 16 Development of mining-affected regions: the influence of the Commonwealth in a state dominated sphere; 17 Understanding the aspirations of people living in rural and regional Australia
  • 5 Dams, pumps, pipes and dreams: water and the making of regional AustraliaPart II Policy-specific issues; 6 Perspectives on population policy in Australia; 7 The Commonwealth's policies and Aboriginal people in regional Australia; 8 Education for rural Australia; 9 Commonwealth employment and welfare policies in post-war regional Australia; 10 Youth policy in Australia since World War II: the more things change; 11 Rural policy: shaping women's lives; 12 Three decades of rural health
  • Part IV Moving forward: visioning a future for rural and regional Australia18 Country futures: framing a policy agenda for rural and regional Australia; 19 Reclaiming livelihoods: initial steps to re-institute a viable socio-economic base for living in country settings; Index
Control code
ocn891447665
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315775333
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34681711
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891447665
  • ebl1317687132

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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