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  • Nigeria ; Rural life ; Teaching of geography ; Tradition ; Village
  • This Nigerian novel tells the story of a traditional Igbo life when colonialism and Christianity first penetrated eastern Nigeria at the turn of the century. The deep sense of place in this novel makes it a useful way to introduce geography students
  • at a secondary or university level to village life in West Africa and the impact of outside forces.―(DWG)
  • 1993
  • Europe ; Internal migration ; Life cycle ; Residential mobility ; Retired people ; Retirement migration ; Way of life ; Western Europe
  • 1993
  • Cultural studies ; Pakistan ; Society ; Traffic ; Traveller's tale ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Appalachian Mountains ; Coal ; Cultural geography ; Economic restructuring ; Industrialization ; Mine ; Regional economy ; Social change ; United States ; Way of life ; West Virginia
  • The focus is on the role of the coal industry in transforming life and labour in this region. The history of the coal industry is characterised by a series of struggles for control. This industry and the state itself was transformed
  • into a peripheral economic and political appendage of the nation's industrial and financial centres. Industry altered life and labour, but farming persisted in a rural countryside.
  • 1993
  • Historical geography ; Legislation ; Racism ; Segregation ; Social life ; Social practice ; United States ; Urban conflict ; Urban society
  • » in connection with disputes about racially restrictive covenants. The ways in which ideological conceptions of space can infuse legal thought is analyzed. The way in which the spatiality of a rule can be manipulated is also examined.
  • 1993
  • Changes in the inhabitants' way of life in their quest for a financially more rewarding pursuit are reviewed and residents' attitudes in four Austrian alpine communities regarding changes in family life, community welfare, community growth
  • 1993
  • Altitudinal zonation ; Andes ; Bolivia ; Climatology ; Cultural geography ; Environment ; Environmental degradation ; Mountain ; Population pressure ; Subsistence agriculture;Subsistence farming ; Traditional agriculture ; Way of life
  • degradation and population pressure. The A. poses dilemmas of cultural survival, environmental sustainability and desire of Andean people for a better life.―(DWG)
  • 1993
  • Block of flats ; Collective facilities ; Enquiry ; Estate of social housing ; Facilities ; Genève ; Housing ; Mental map ; Perception ; Social life ; Suburbs ; Switzerland ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • in Winnipeg and difficulties of Orthodox observance made this way of life unattractive. Departures began in the 1920s ; today none survives. - (DWG)
  • Beginning in 1884, 15 Jewish rural communities were established in the Prairie Provinces, especially Saskatchewan, under the auspices of the Jewish Colonization Association and its leader Baron Maurice de Hirsch. Yearnings for the urban life
  • 1993
  • Farmsteads in Hungary function as independant settlement units can be characterised by their segregation from towns and villages. They can be defined as agricultural or settlement units, a natural system, or perhaps as an individual way of life
  • 1993
  • Germany ; Immigrants ; International migration ; Social integration ; Social segregation ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Car ; Germany ; Infrastructure ; Planning ; Urban development ; Urban policy ; Urban traffic ; Urbanism ; Way of life
  • Towns grow into their environs way beyond their limits. This development is encouraged by a car oriented infrastructure in the urban fringe, which normally means that the goals can easily be attained, but which also results in distance intensive
  • 1993
  • Environment ; Environmental perception ; Ethnic community ; Fallow land ; Farming system ; Forest ; Mountain ; Plots of land ; Slash and burn agriculture ; Territory ; Thailand ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Asia ; Ethnic minority ; Kurdistan ; Language ; Minority ; Refugees ; Religion ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Election ; Electoral district ; Electoral geography ; Kuwait ; Political geography ; Political life ; Political regime
  • This study is an interesting field for the reflection of a regional and national democratic approach in governing the state. The consultative council and the legislative council gave way to the fist formation of a state parliament in 1963
  • 1993
  • Biography ; Enquiry ; Family life ; France ; Living conditions ; Questionnaire ; Residential mobility ; Social change ; Social mobility ; Society ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Behaviour ; Countryside ; Employment ; Enquiry ; France ; Migratory behaviour ; Motivation ; Professional training ; Regional identity ; Rural life ; Social integration ; Way of life ; Young people
  • 1993
  • Argentina ; Living conditions ; Mendoza ; Quality of life ; Shanty town ; Squatter settlement ; Urban agglomeration ; Urban area ; Urban environment ; Urban settlement ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Age group ; Emigration ; Internal migration ; Living conditions ; Residential location ; Retired people ; Retirement migration ; Return migration ; Stockholm ; Sweden ; Way of life
  • 1993
  • Conflict ; Crisis ; Cultural studies ; Desertification ; Drought ; Mali ; Nomadism ; Sahel ; Way of life
  • 1993