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National Rural Studies Committee. A Proceedings (4th, Reading, Pennsylvania, May 16-17, 1991) [microform] / Emery Castle, Ed. and Barbara Baldwin, Ed
Bib ID 5537282
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Western Rural Development Center, Corvallis, OR
 
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1991 
94 p. 
Summary

The theme of this conference proceedings of the National Rural Studies Committee is "rural areas in an urbanized region." The presentations cover such issues as urbanization, rural land use, public policies, farmland preservation, environmental policy, natural resources, land management, land-grant university reform, cooperative extension, poverty, and rural living. The following titles and presenters are included in the proceedings: "The Urban Invasion of the Rural Northeast (Peirce Lewis); "Rural Land Use Planning in the Northeast: Diversity Amid Ambiguity" (Mark B. Lapping); "The Rural Fringe in the New Metropolis" (Julian Wolpert and Michael N. Danielson); "Farm, Woods, and Town: The Environs of 'Walden'" (William Howarth); "Land Use Conflicts at the Rural-Urban Border: The Agglomeration Argument" (William A. Fischel); "Rural Land Management and the Welfare of Rural People" (Pierre R. Crosson); "Modernizing the Land-Grant University" (Lamartine F. Hood); "Challenges to Cooperative Extension in Urbanized Settings" (Richard E. Fowler); "Rural Areas, Urbanized Regions and the Great Challenges to Land Grant Universities" (Joseph E. Kunsman); and "Rural Poverty in the Northeast Region: Perspectives from Upstate New York" (Janet M. Fitchen). This document contains several figures, tables, and maps; some chapters provide references. (KS)

Notes

Sponsoring Agency: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.

ERIC Note: For the 1990 proceedings see ED 329 396.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Agriculture.  |  Educational Change.  |  Extension Education.  |  Geography.  |  Higher Education.  |  Land Grant Universities.  |  Land Use.  |  Municipalities.  |  Population Trends.  |  Poverty.  |  Public Policy.  |  Recreation.  |  Rural Areas.  |  Rural Development.  |  Rural Population.  |  Urbanization.  |  United States (Northeast)  |  Delaware National Rural Studies Committee New York (Upstate) Thoreau (Henry David)
Form/genre Collected Works, Proceedings.
Other authors/contributors Castle, Emery, editor  |  Baldwin, Barbara, editor  |  Western Rural Development Center, Corvallis, OR
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