Chapter 18. Single Industry Resource Towns

  1. Eric Sheppard1 and
  2. Trevor J. Barnes2
  1. Roger Hayter

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693445.ch18

A Companion to Economic Geography

A Companion to Economic Geography

How to Cite

Hayter, R. (2003) Single Industry Resource Towns, in A Companion to Economic Geography (eds E. Sheppard and T. J. Barnes), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693445.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Minnesota

  2. 2

    University of British Columbia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631212232

Online ISBN: 9780470693445

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Keywords:

  • industrial resource towns;
  • San Fracisco;
  • Western capitalism;
  • fardist states;
  • China

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Industrialization and Industry-Resource Towns

  • Fordism and Resource Development

  • Resource Towns and Flexibility

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment

  • Bibliography