ERIC Number: ED108841
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Apr-19
Reference Count: N/A
Rural Industrialization: Prospects, Problems, Impacts, and Methods. A Series of Papers Compiled by the Subcommittee on Rural Development of the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate, 93d Congress, 2d Session, April 19, 1974.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
The 9 papers in this compilation on rural industrial development are titled as follows: (1) "U.S. Employment Shifts Through 1985" (gains, regional losses, relation to per capita income and economic activities, geographic concentration, and national basis of regional projections); (2) "Large Industry in a Rural Area: Demographic, Economic, and Social Impacts" (research findings and further needs, policy implications, and activity descriptions); (3) "Current Spatial Organization of Industrial Production and Distribution Activity" (national perspective, regional employment allocations, metro/nonmetro differentials, manufacturing activities, and alternatives); (4) "Rural Industrial Growth in the Southeast Since 1962" (economic outlook and pacesetting, patterns of nonmetro economic growth, and rural employment gains); (5) "Community Planning and Decisionmaking to Attract Industry" (current situation, choices, multiplier effects, taxes, jobs, community leadership and responsibility, and organizational roles); (6) "Industry's Viewpoint of Rural Areas: Corporate and Community Decisionmaking for Locating Industry" (representative statements); (7) "Problems in Rural Communities After Industry Arrives"; (8) "An Industrial Promotion Survey: A Guide for Your Rural Community's Development"; (9) "Rural Development Through Electronic Technology" (approaches, products, services, etc.). (JC)
Descriptors: Community Development, Community Planning, Decision Making, Economic Change, Electromechanical Technology, Employment Patterns, Futures (of Society), Guides, Industrialization, Methods, Problems, Research, Rural Development, Rural Urban Differences, Social Influences, Tables (Data)
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Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.