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F. , in M. ) Applied Geography: Issues, Questions and Concerns. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 15–22. Harvey, D. (1984) On the historical and present condition of geography: an historical materialist manifesto. Professional Geographer 36, 1–11. J. (1899) Report on the Teaching of Applied Geography. Unpublished Report to the Council of the Manchester Geographical Society. J. (1910) Geography and some of its present needs. Journal of the Manchester Geographical Society 16, 21–38. Hornbeck, D. ) Applied Geography: Issues, Questions and Concerns.

One result was that while the pre-war consideration of land-use issues, including urban sprawl, countryside conservation, land use and resource management, continued to attract attention, these were displaced from centre stage by questions relating to the geography of poverty and hunger (Morrill and Wohlenberg 1971), crime (Harries 1974), health care (Shannon and Dever 1974), ethnic segregation (Rose 1971), education (Kirby 1979) and the allocation of public goods (Cox 1973). While most applied (human) geographers were agreed on the important issues, the social relevance ‘movement’ was far from united over the question of the best route towards a solution.

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