Essays Tagged: "rural areas"

Cooperative Pursuit

Rural electric cooperatives are formed in order tobring rural areas of the United States fast, affor ... g a member in the co-op, is that you will be able toparticipate in the governing of it. Finally the rural areascan now be connected to the city life by forming an electricco-op. If you desire service ...

(2 pages) 43 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


e per square mile. 72% of these people living in urban areas,while 28% of the population resides in rural areas. Some of Italy's majorimports include industrial raw materials, petroleum, meat, and cer ...

(2 pages) 120 1 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Urban Heat Islands

t island is formed when industrial and urban areas are developed and heat becomes more abundant. In rural areas, a large part of the incoming solar energy is used to evaporate water from vegetation an ... ylight hours, less evaporative cooling in cities allows surface temperatures to rise higher than in rural areas. Additional city heat is given off by vehicles and factories, as well as by industrial a ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Rural Tourism in Cyprus

Rural tourism and the challenge of tourism diversification: the case of CyprusRural tourism has long ... as been widely promoted as an effective source of income and employment, particularly in peripheral rural areas where traditional agrarian industries have declined. More recently, however, a number of ... declined. More recently, however, a number of established tourism destinations have also turned to rural tourism in order to diversify their tourism products and markets and to spread the benefits of ...

(12 pages) 130 0 4.1 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Mussolini and the Church; rivals or collaborators?

further strengthened the bond between the Church and its congregation. This was especially true of rural areas. However, their had been friction between the state and the Church for over half a centu ...

(5 pages) 37 0 2.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What Factors Made Rapid Industrialisation Possible In England (British Isles) Between 1750 - 1850?

ion was the engine room for such a revolution. In 1750 much of Britain's population were located in rural areas and were in the most part employed in agriculture, by 1850 much of this had changed, by ... come from Industry = 31.5%There were many factors which contributed to the shift in population from rural to urban areas, coal, iron, textiles, transport and pottery to name a few, they all had a majo ...

(5 pages) 100 2 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Rape and Sexual Assault: Teen Girls at Risk

their town. But the sad truth is that rape and other sexual assaults occur in suburbs, cities, and rural areas, and victims come from every walk of life.Rape and sexual assault mostly happen to femal ...

(2 pages) 86 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

Economic Prosperity and decline in Canada.

mply no market for Canadian goods. So theCanadians (about a million) move to United States from the rural areas ofEastern Canada, all because of high unemployment and increased on bankruptcies.By 1924 ...

(2 pages) 59 0 4.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Creation of TV and its spread to a global level.

uld not get reception but soon large aerials were built and television was able to spread inland to rural areas.Free to air television can be accessed by anyone as there is no charge for the channels. ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This essay is about injustices during the progressive movements in the late 1800's, early 1900's.

the U.S. was over population of the American cities. More and more people began to move cities from rural areas for jobs. As you can see in Document I, the cities were overcrowded and the infrastructu ...

(3 pages) 57 0 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Australian Environment - Salinity in Australia.

on has a major concern, salinity, as it is slowly but surely consuming Australia, especially in the rural areas. The people have become increasingly aware of the problem of salinity, as the damage is ... iculture industry is suffering as the overall crop production has been slashed; but not only is the rural community suffering, effects are increasingly obvious in urban areas also. Drastic, but more i ...

(4 pages) 87 0 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This essay deals with the population problem in China. It discusses the one-child policy and it effect on China in the 1970s and 1980s.

the policy has had minimal impact. The fertility rate never dropped below 2.5 children per woman in rural areas, but in urban areas the rate is about 1.2 children per woman. Couples are to sign a cont ...

(1 pages) 107 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Final Paper for International Business, Complete Country report on Slovenia.

er square kilometer (Britannica). 52 percent of all population lives in urban areas and the rest in rural areas throughout the country, especially in the mountain villages.The official language is Slo ...

(27 pages) 469 0 4.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Life in the Colonial Cities. This essay describes in detail how people lived in the early colonial cities of America.

Life in the Colonial CitiesThe people of early colonial America settled mainly in rural areas and farms. Eventually, by the end of the 18th century, cities became dominant settlement ... l America to this point.Although in the early years of colonial America, many people resided in the rural areas, the cities became more populated over time. Taverns were a main reason for people movin ...

(2 pages) 77 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Infanticide: China's One-Child Rule

cause it has always been restricted to ethnic Han Chinese living in urban areas. Citizens living in rural areas and minorities are not subject to the law. However, the rule has been estimated to have ... ter a torture session. Land happens to be the biggest resource for the people. For if you live in a rural area, as compared to an urban area, the rule doesn't apply. They see you as needing more child ...

(3 pages) 67 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Rural maine Areas are Threatened with Extinction

people of modest means are threatened with extinction. People desiring a better way of life move to rural areas of Maine and buy themselves a big chunk of land with money they made from the huge profi ... . That is why it has taken so long for the locals to catch on.If life is to go on the way it has in rural Maine, people have to recognize what is happening and take action!

(3 pages) 26 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Malthus and Ricardo

economy. More people moved to the cities to work in the factories while less and less were left in rural areas to farm. With this came the evils of industrial society: low wages, bad living and worki ...

(1 pages) 34 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays


total housing shortfall is estimated to be 19.4 million units, of which 12.76 million units is from rural areas and 6.64 million units from urban areas. The housing industry is the second largest empl ... ensure a steady demand for housing loans.Housing shortage continues(million units)FY71FY81FY91FY01ERural 11.616.314.712.8Urban3. NHBInfrastructure status given t ...

(9 pages) 85 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

From Farm to Factory: Industrialization in America

Post-bellum America experienced a shift from a rural, agrarian society to an urban, industrial society which caused a conversion in the way familie ... t to 27.5 percent. The relocation to the city introduced Americans to dissimilar ways of living. In rural areas, dwellers produced little household waste. Domestic animals or scavenging pigs ate food ... ys of life wilted in the heat of the factory furnaces. The very concept of time was revolutionized. Rural American migrants and peasant European immigrants, used to living by the languid clock of natu ...

(4 pages) 86 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Interesting things about Somalia, Africa.

tries, to the Middle East, or to the West. Of those that are still here today, the majority live in rural areas. Also , ethnically and culturally, Somalia is one of the most homogeneous countries in A ... indoors at home for 40 days, a time period known as afatanbah. Also, diapering is not common in the rural or poorer part of Somalia. When the baby is awake, the mother will hold a small basin in her l ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays