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  • Crónicas de méxico
    JOSÉ JUAN PÉREZ TRUJILLO
    México, un país lleno de misterios, cultura, riqueza y tradiciones que han pasado de generación en generación a través de la palabra. La palabra que se expresa en verso, prosa, música, teatro, y en este caso; literatura. México es esa historia que pasa de generación en generación y que nos hace entender de dónde venimos y si tenemos suerte: hacia dónde vamos.De México, todos te...
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    22,76 €

  • Rural Wealth and Welfare
    George Thompson Fairchild
    In giving these pages to the public I offer no apology for a restatement of fundamental principles always requiring adjustment to new life and circumstances; but economic literature has usually dealt too exclusively with the phenomena of manufactures and commerce to gain the sympathy of rural people. An experience of more than thirty years in handling such subjects at the Michi...
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    17,01 €

  • Michigan Indian Boarding School Survivors Speak Out
    Sharon Marie Brunner
    The impact of Indian boarding schools has been devastating for generations of Native Americans, and the aftershocks continue to affect their descendants today. Michigan was home to three: in Baraga, Harbor Springs and Mt. Pleasant. The last to close was Holy Childhood School of Jesus, in Harbor Springs, in 1983. Sharon Marie Brunner set out to intensively study the family histo...
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    19,43 €

  • In The Village
    Anthony Bailey
    Anthony Bailey’s intimate look at life in Stonington borough made waves when it was published. First appearing in 1971 as a serialized version in the New Yorker, a hard-cover version was published soon thereafter. In 1992, a second paperback edition was printed locally and soon sold out. Copies are still passed hand to hand and quickly scooped up on eBay or at the Niantic Book ...
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    15,77 €

  • Empowering Female Climate Change Activists in the Global South
    Peggy Ann Spitzer
    The ebook edition of this title is Open Access, thanks to Knowledge Unlatched funding, and freely available to read online. Reimagining intersectional research, this book addresses the urgent need to develop gender-just solutions that empower those who are experiencing environmental degradation in their communities. ...
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    43,31 €

  • Expanding the Vision of Rurality in the US Educational System
    The dominant narratives of US rurality within educational research and literature centers on the Appalachian and southern US perspectives. However, there is a need to add texture and expand the vision of rurality in US schools and education. Expanding the Vision of Rurality in the US Educational System provides readers, especially college and university faculty in pre-service e...
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    216,08 €

  • Expanding the Vision of Rurality in the US Educational System
    The dominant narratives of US rurality within educational research and literature centers on the Appalachian and southern US perspectives. However, there is a need to add texture and expand the vision of rurality in US schools and education. Expanding the Vision of Rurality in the US Educational System provides readers, especially college and university faculty in pre-service e...
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    281,93 €

  • Disaster, Displacement and Resilient Livelihoods
    M. Rezaul Islam
    Covering disaster scenarios, and the causes and consequences of disaster displacement, Disaster, Displacement and Resilient Livelihoods: Perspectives from South Asia focuses on the South Asian context, generating new insights and considering the policy implications of strategies for building resilient livelihoods. ...
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    149,80 €

  • Home Economics
    Eva Schurr Wiley
    This is a collection of the transcribed diaries of Eva Schurr Wiley of Shawsville, Maryland with accompanying family photographs. They begin in 1936, the first diary being a gift from her mother-in-law, and continue, with only occasional short lapses, for over forty years, chronicling day-to-day farm life in mid-twentieth century Harford County, Maryland. ...
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    21,87 €

  • The SideRoad Columnist
    Sharon M. Kennedy
    Take a trip down the U.P.’s many SideRoads with Sharon KennedyPenned by the author in recent years, The SideRoad Columnist presents a selection of previously published newspaper columns. To delight the reader, each installment tells a complete story in miniature. This book includes a mixture of nostalgia, humor, shared experiences and sundry observations. The stories are short-...
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    26,60 €

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Efforts of Businesses in Rural Areas
    Equity is the tool to achieve diversity and inclusion that will help eliminate injustice and fairly distribute the benefits of an equitable environment to everyone. Corporate culture around the world has already stated efforts for sustainable development through corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives in rural areas. This infrastructure must be strengthened so that th...
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    294,91 €

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Efforts of Businesses in Rural Areas
    Equity is the tool to achieve diversity and inclusion that will help eliminate injustice and fairly distribute the benefits of an equitable environment to everyone. Corporate culture around the world has already stated efforts for sustainable development through corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives in rural areas. This infrastructure must be strengthened so that th...
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    222,53 €

  • The SideRoad Columnist
    Sharon M. Kennedy
    Take a trip down the U.P.’s many SideRoads with Sharon Kennedy Penned by the author in recent years, The SideRoad Columnist presents a selection of previously published newspaper columns. To delight the reader, each installment tells a complete story in miniature. This book includes a mixture of nostalgia, humor, shared experiences and sundry observations. The stories are short...
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    16,13 €

  • Handbook of Research on Managing the Urban-Rural Divide Through an Inclusive Framework
    In recent years, the growing disparities between rural and urban areas in developing countries have been a cause of major concern. The rural-urban gap remains the single most well-documented development and welfare disparity in the developing world. This gap can be seen in the low economic activities, higher poverty levels, and lower quality infrastructure and services in rural...
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    354,17 €

  • Rural quality of life
    Rural quality of life is a multidisciplinary and critical contribution from 49 authors from Europe, North America, Asia, Africa, and Oceania to the understanding of quality of life in rural areas in the global North. They point to the need for vision among planners, policymakers, and people in general in the diversity in lived quality of rural life ...
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    193,04 €

  • Smart Village Infrastructure and Sustainable Rural Communities
    Smart village infrastructure and Industry 5.0 attempt to improve internet connectivity in rural and remote locations by delivering broadband infrastructure. Smart village is a locally led, integrated, and holistic approach to giving all people of rural communities access to digital services, with digital technology development-related services for everyone. Smart Village Infras...
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    248,92 €

  • Recognizing Rural Ministry
    Carl P. Greene
    Rural ministry can be a frustrating endeavor. Traditional metrics of success are misleading and anecdotal, one-size-fits-all approaches which often fall flat in the field. In Recognizing Rural Ministry, Carl Greene uses his research to suggest tools to customize your ministry to your community and effectively engage often-overlooked mission fields. These tools come from data-dr...
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    24,94 €

  • Recognizing Rural Ministry
    Carl P. Greene
    Rural ministry can be a frustrating endeavor. Traditional metrics of success are misleading and anecdotal, one-size-fits-all approaches which often fall flat in the field. In Recognizing Rural Ministry, Carl Greene uses his research to suggest tools to customize your ministry to your community and effectively engage often-overlooked mission fields. These tools come from data-dr...
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    37,42 €

  • Community Participation and Civic Engagement in the Digital Era
    Mudit Kumar Singh
    Understanding the challenges in research and practice of participation in the digital era, and the important role of local governance in achieving the sustainable development goals, Singh explores the complex relationship of community participation, social capital and social networks. ...
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    88,00 €

  • Moving Spaces and Places
    Moving Spaces and Places is a cross-disciplinary collection about movement as a transformative experience, showing how movement changes affect and percept of spaces and place and solidifies space into meaningful places. ...
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    142,95 €

  • Cultural Rhythmics
    Gonzalo Iparraguirre
    Presenting an anthropological tool for decision makers and academics who deal with the well-known limitations of linear models of development, Cultural Rhythmics proposes future design strategies useful for business, community leaders, political decision-makers and scientists from all over the world. ...
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    87,88 €

  • Land and Agrarian Transformation in Zimbabwe
    Grasian Mkodzongi
    This book explores the outcomes of Zimbabwe’s fast track land reform implemented in 2000. The book pays particular attention to changing livelihoods in Zimbabwe’s countryside occasioned by the land reform. ...
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    57,83 €

  • Rural Reconstruction
    Henry W. Wolff
    The call for rural Reconstruction, Training for country live, Teaching the cultivators, Need of organistion, Co-operation, Providing the funds, Business methods, How to settle, Security for outlay, Labour, Village industries, Woman’s part in the work ...
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    37,27 €

  • Re-Imagining Spaces and Places
    The contributors in this edited collection scrutinize the changing dynamics of space and place in relation to current political, social, and environmental urgencies across the globe. The discussions provide a cohesive study for disclosing latent understandings of multiple phenomena characterizing the world in which we live. ...
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    136,14 €

  • Butting Heads in Spain
    Diane Elliott
    What they needed was a miracle. What they got was a Spanish goatherder named Antonio. When a middle-aged English couple moves to rural Spain, they are blissfully unaware that their dreams of running a small pony trekking business would be scuppered within six weeks of arriving. A sun-filled future looks bleak until a neighbour takes charge. As well as embarking on a crash cours...
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    21,79 €

  • Butting Heads in Spain - LARGE PRINT
    Diane Elliott
    What they needed was a miracle. What they got was a Spanish goatherder named Antonio. When a middle-aged English couple moves to rural Spain, they are blissfully unaware that their dreams of running a small pony trekking business would be scuppered within six weeks of arriving. A sun-filled future looks bleak until a neighbour takes charge. As well as embarking on a crash cours...
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    31,61 €

  • Butting Heads in Spain
    Diane Elliott
    What they needed was a miracle. What they got was a Spanish goatherder named Antonio. When a middle-aged English couple moves to rural Spain, they are blissfully unaware that their dreams of running a small pony trekking business would be scuppered within six weeks of arriving. A sun-filled future looks bleak until a neighbour takes charge. As well as embarking on a crash cours...
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    20,83 €

  • Butting Heads in Spain - LARGE PRINT
    Diane Elliott
    What they needed was a miracle. What they got was a Spanish goatherder named Antonio. When a middle-aged English couple moves to rural Spain, they are blissfully unaware that their dreams of running a small pony trekking business would be scuppered within six weeks of arriving. A sun-filled future looks bleak until a neighbour takes charge. As well as embarking on a crash cours...
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    23,74 €

  • U.P. Colony
    Phil Bellfy
    Winner of 2021 U.P. Notable Books AwardIn the 1980s, Phil Bellfy pondered the question: Why does Sault, Ontario, appear to be so prosperous, while the 'Sault' on the American side has fallen into such a deplorable state? Could the answer be that the 'American side' was little more than a 'resource colony'--or to use the academic jargon of 'Conflict and Change' sociology--an 'In...
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    20,40 €

  • La ruralidad que viene y lo urbano.
    Absalón Machado Cartagena
    Este libro concibe la ruralidad que viene como una unidad sistémica integrada con lo urbano para romper la dicotomía rural-urbano y las desigualdades territoriales, a través de un desarrollo rural territorial participativo y el establecimiento de asocios entre campesinos y productores de alimentos con concepciones agroecológicas y sostenibles. Los asocios son un instrumento fun...
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    17,35 €