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Sustainable development: a critical review of rural land-use policy in the UK

Sustainable development: a critical review of rural land-use policy in the UK

Agricultural restructuring and sustainability: a geographical perspective: 11-24

The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief and critical assessment of the political salience of sustainable development as an idea and as a programme of action, and to do so in the specific context of rural land-use policies put forward by the UK government following its participation in the Rio Earth Summit of 1992. It describes some recent attempts to develop a broad-ranging strategy.

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