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ERIC Number: EJ556215
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1341
Transitions in the Meanings of Frontiers: From Settlement Advance to Regional Development.
Kellerman, Aharon
Journal of Geography, v96 n5 p230-34 Sep-Oct 1997
Notes the various and evolving definitions of the term "frontier" as it applies to border regions, advance settlements, and developing areas. Traces the idea of frontier back to its original meaning, provides a critical perspective on experiments for redefinitions of frontiers, and draws some conclusions from these redefinitions. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
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