Arid Zone Settlement in Australia: A Focus on Alice Springs

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  • D.N. Parkes, I. H. Burnley and S. R. Walker

    arid zone australia
    PUBLICATION DATA:
    ISBN-10: 9280805061,
    ISBN-13: 978-92-808-0506-2
    LANGUAGE:
    English
    PAGES:
    129
    PUBLISHER:
    United Nations University Press
    PUBLISHED:
    January 1985

    Based on studies in central Australia, this work focuses on human settlement in remote arid regions. It discusses ecological characteristics of urban zones in relation to urbanization; migration, attitudes, and lifestyles of settlers; and provision of community services.

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