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Author Hillyard, Samantha.
Title The sociology of rural life [electronic resource] / Samantha Hillyard.
Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2007.
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Description xii, 188 p. ; 24 cm.
Series OAPEN
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-185) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 'A problem in search of discipline' (Hamilton 1990: 232) the history of rural sociology -- New issues in rural sociology and rural studies -- The 2001 foot-and-mouth disease epidemic in the UK -- The hunting debate: rural political protest and the mobilisation of defence of country sports -- Game shooting in the United Kingdom -- Representing the rural: new methods and approaches -- Conclusion: the future of rural societies and rural sociology -- Appendix: rural sociology institutional framework: critical masses of rural researches in university departments/centres and institutes; sociologists with a periphery interest in the rural; professional associations and rural journals -- Notes -- Glossary of key terms -- References.
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Subject Sociology, Rural.
Sociology, Rural -- Great Britain.
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ISBN 9781845201388 (cloth)
1845201388 (cloth)
9781845201395 (pbk.)
1845201396 (pbk.)
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