Knowledge based competition: implications for sustainable development in rural Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland
Grimes, S. and Roper, Stephen (2009) Knowledge based competition: implications for sustainable development in rural Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. In: McDonagh, John and Varley, T. and Shortall, S., (eds.) A living countryside?: the politics of sustainable development in rural Ireland. Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning, Part III: Information Technology, Tourism and Sustainability (Chapter 11). Farnham; Burlington: Ashgate, pp. 207-218. ISBN 978-0-7546-8908-9Full text not available from this repository.
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By examining a range of experiences from both the north and south of Ireland, this book asks what the ideal of sustainable development might mean to specific rural groups and how sustainable development goals have been pursued across the policy spectrum. It assesses the extent of commitment to a living countryside in Ireland and compares various opportunities and obstacles to the actual achievement of sustainable rural development. How different sectors of rural society will be challenged in terms of future survival provides an overarching theme throughout.
|Item Type:||Book Item|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School > Centre for Small & Medium-Sized Enterprises
Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School > Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Management
Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School
|Series Name:||Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning|
|Place of Publication:||Farnham; Burlington|
|Book Title:||A living countryside?: the politics of sustainable development in rural Ireland|
|Editor:||McDonagh, John and Varley, T. and Shortall, S.|
|Volume:||Part III: Information Technology, Tourism and Sustainability|
|Number of Pages:||12|
|Page Range:||pp. 207-218|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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