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Forced Migration and Destination Choice: Armenian Forced Settlers and Refugees in the Russian Federation
"Making Carpet by the Mile": The Emergence of a Mexican Immigrant Community in an Industrial Region of the U.S. Historic South
Practical appraisal of sustainable development--Methodologies for sustainability measurement at settlement level
This paper investigates the relationships between settlement size, functionality, geographic location and sustainable development. Analysis was carried out on a sample of 79 Irish settlements, located in three regional clusters. Two methods were selected to model the level of sustainability achieved in settlements, namely, Metabolism Accounting and Modelling of Material and Energy Flows (MA) and Sustainable Development Index Modelling. MA is a systematic assessment of the flows and stocks of material within a system defined in space and time. The metabolism of most settlements is essentially linear, with resources flowing through the urban system. The objective of this research on material and energy flows was to...
This dataset depicts settlements in Belize created using various sources: International Travelers Map of Belize (1:350.000) and 2001 CSO Abstract of Statistics + own point data.
Pyrogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in sediments record past human activity: A case study in Prince William Sound, Alaska