Land and Community : Crisis in Canada's Countryside. sgned

By: SIM, R. Alex McCLURE, Robert

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SIM, R. Alex. Land and Community : Crisis in Canada's Countryside. (Guelph,Onario) : University of Guelph, 1988. Pp (10),1-230,(4). Index. 8vo, green and white card covers, lettered in black and white. Contents : Foreword. P rologue: Beginnings and Beckonings. I. A Countryside Transformed : When YouLook, What Do You See?; The Battered Rural Community; Rurality Is Not the Opposite of Urbanity; Land and Community: The Case of Farming; The Parable of the Roses. II. The Culture of the New Countryside : A Search for Identity; Rural Culture Remembered; Technology and the Good Life; Rural Life - East and West; Culture and Community; Agraville; Fairview; Ribbonville; Mighthavebeenville; Etiquette in the New Neighbourhood. III. The Ways and Means of Community Life : The Importance of Groups; Vertical and Horizontal Organizations; The Case of Justice; The Case of Education; The Case of Health; The Case of Welfare; The Case of Religion. IV. Towards Community Regeneration: Strategies for the New Community; The Political Option ; The Economic Op tion; The Food and Land Option; The Planning Option; The Culture Option; Getting There. Epilogue: Waiting for a Messiah. Light edgewear, else very good. Signed with inscription by the author. 25.00

Title: Land and Community : Crisis in Canada's Countryside. sgned

Author Name: SIM, R. Alex McCLURE, Robert

Categories: 888,

Publisher: University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, 1988, ISBN:0889551286:

Seller ID: 107935

Keywords: SOCIOLOGY RURAL CANADIAN DEVELOPMENT CANADA PLANNING POLICY,