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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2008)

Document title

Declining cotton cultivation in Maricopa County, Arizona : an examination of macro- and micro-scale driving forces

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

JUDKINS G. ;

Abstract

This county has undergone changes resulting in shifts within the regional agricultural economy. The dramatic decline in cotton has prompted the question. The research employs a methodology that combines macro-scale analysis with interviews of cotton farmers. Pressure from the expansion of Phoenix is identified as a driver of this land use change. Several micro-scale factors are important.

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Yearbook - Association of Pacific Coast Geographers / ISSN 0066-9628

Editor : Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, OR - ETATS-UNIS (1935)

Millesime : 2008, vol. 70 [pp. 70-95]

Bibliographic references : 46 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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