Settlements at the Edge

Remote Human Settlements in Developed Nations

by Andrew Taylor, Dean B. Carson, Prescott C. Ensign, Lee Huskey, Rasmus O. Rasmussen, Gertrude Saxinger

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  • 1784711969
  • 9781784711955
  • 9781784711962
Settlements at the Edge examines the evolution, characteristics, functions and shifting economic basis of settlements in sparsely populated areas of developed nations. With a focus on demographic change, the book features theoretical and applied cases which explore the interface between demography, economy, well-being and the environment. This book offers a comprehensive and insightful knowledge base for understanding the role of population in shaping the development and histories of northern sparsely populated areas of developed nations including Alaska (USA), Australia, Canada, Greenland, Norway, Russia, Sweden, Finland and other nations with territories within the Arctic Circle.

  • Edward Elgar Publishing; September 2016
  • ISBN: 9781784711962
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Settlements at the Edge
  • Author: Andrew Taylor (ed.); Dean B. Carson (ed.); Prescott C. Ensign (ed.); Lee Huskey (ed.); Rasmus O. Rasmussen (ed.); Gertrude Saxinger (ed.)
  • Imprint: Edward Elgar Publishing
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1784711969
  • 9781784711955
  • 9781784711962
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1784711969
  • 9781784711955
  • 9781784711962