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[J A Riffel] -- Discussion of possibilities for enhancing a sense of community in single-industry settlements or company towns in Canada.

Includes source list of Canadian plans and proposals. (shelved 1 time as quality-of-life) avg rating — 14, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Cornhusker Economics Octo Strengthening Quality of Life in Small Towns.

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Home to the University of Iowa, Iowa City offers its residents a quality of life that has gotten the town plenty of recognition as one of the best places to live in America. The local hospital system is a pride of Iowa City, and University students host an annual hour dance party that has raised more than $15 million for patients at.

Quality of Life and City Competitiveness. smaller towns and villages, largely for quality of life and environmental reasons. the present study illustrates a subjective investigation of Author: Robert Rogerson.

The working lands surrounding the towns often provided the reason for their existence, and continue to do so in many places. The rural landscape is more than attractive vistas—it is integral to the social and economic life of the community. Today, rural communities face an array of challenges.

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Our report on quality of life in Europe's cities and towns reiterates these concerns but also unravels the many apparent paradoxes of urban development and the sometimes perplexing realities of urban Europe today.

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The first working-class history of domestic life in Copper Country company towns during the boom years of toMine Towns investigates how the architecture of company towns revealed the paternal relationship between company managers and workers.

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Ambiguous correlations. What is clear in the research, and this isn't new, is that while quality of life tends to be positively correlated with the economic development in the western world - still, exceptions occur as in the case of Detroit which faces a situation of living poverty owing to failed public policies that led the city to bankruptcy - this isn't necessarily true in other parts of Author: Jessica Dillinger.

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Mercer's 20th annual Quality of Life survey names Vienna as the top capital for the 9th year running, with European cities taking eight of the top 10 spots.

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