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Listening to alternative perspectives on rural crime and criminality: a report on the pilot study.
(Scottish Institute for Policing Research, 2013-09)
This summary reports on the pilot phase of an ongoing study, funded by SIPR, into the changing nature of rural crime and what constitutes rural criminality. We set out to listen to alternative perspectives on rural crime ...
Bookselling online: an examination of consumer behaviour patterns.
(Springer Verlag., 2013-06)
Based upon empirical research, and using a range of methods, this paper examines the behaviour and experiences of consumers in online bookselling settings and offers comparison between online and offline (traditional) ...
Examining chain bookshops in the context of “third place”.
(Emerald Group Publishing., 2013-01)
Purpose – This research theoretically conceptualises the notion of “third place” within the setting of chain bookshops. The widespread adoption of coffee franchises and comfortable seating has developed the bookshop as a ...
The rise of illicit rural enterprise within the farming industry: a viewpoint.
(Institute of Agricultural Management in association with International Farm Management Association., 2013-07)
In this viewpoint article we seek to make the farming community aware of the increasing presence of organised criminals and crime within the farming community. In the past decade there has been a discernible rise in the ...
How green is children’s television?
(Westburn Publishers., 2013)
Purpose To meet stated waste reduction goals, the UK government via Defra (Department for environment, farming and rural affairs) is attempting to reduce household mainstream waste. One approach is to encourage children ...