Geography And Development by Arthur Morris U

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  • Development studies,
  • Geography,
  • Reference,
  • Social Science,
  • Science,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Science / Geography,
  • Human Geography

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Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL8999026M
ISBN 101857280814
ISBN 109781857280814

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It may involve an improvement in the quality of life as perceived by the people undergoing change. Using empirical evidence, this book argues for a more comprehensive view of the diversity of local resources and well-being from a territorial perspective. The first part of the book addresses the contrasting nature of local resources: in connection with proximity and governance, the ground, the past, cultural heritage sites, the snow, and energy.

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'Geography' derives from the Greek γεωγραφία – geographia, a literal translation of which would be "to describe or write about the Earth". The Geography of Development Klaus Desmet Southern Methodist University Da´vid Krisztia´n Nagy Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional Esteban Rossi-Hansberg Princeton University We develop a dynamic spatial growth theory with realistic geography.

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