This paper was produced as an output from the John Higgs Award given to Terry Cannon in 2012.PDF Download
This report was prepared as a result of an award made as an Arkleton Trust Fellowship in 2012, it was also given as a paper at the Arkleton Trust seminar in 2012. This report explores why art and creativity are important to the future economic social development of rural and remote communities.PDF Download
This report was prepared following the 2012 Arkleton Trust Fellowship award and submitted to the 2012 Arkleton Trust Seminar by Amanda Bryan and Monica Oprean. The report examines the relationship between community resiliance, community engagement, participation and the active and productive management of forests and woodlands in Scotland and Romania.PDF Download
This report was prepared following the 2012 Arkleton Trust Fellowship It looks at the communities of Glendale in North Northumberland and Langholm in Dumfries and Galloway. Both communities saw development initiatives set up in the mid 1990’s although for different reasons. Both communities are perceived as peripheral in their regional contexts and choosing communities in…PDF Download
NGOs and Civil Society in IndiaPDF Download
An historical account of the forest describing its ownership by the Lairds of Grants and management since the 17th century. The booklet identifies many interesting features and sites of former industrial activity with the use of photographs and a professionally prepared map. Not available online.
Book consisting of edited papers from a series of Seminars organised by John Bryden whilst Winegard Visiting Professor at the University of Guelph. The book takes a much broader view of the subject of `sustainability’ than is usual and presents an eclectic combination of topics, ideas and perspectives. Printed in English and French. Not available online.
Original data charts and maps from the Arkleton Trust’s research programme on farm structures and household pluriactivity in Europe. Not available online.
A report on the 2nd Review Meeting of the Research Programme on Farm Structures and Pluriactivity – Rural Change in Europe – held at Waldkirchen, Freyung-Grafenau, Germany on 18th – 21st September 1988. Theme: Structural Policies and Multiple Job Holding in the Rural Development Process. Not available online.
This document includes the research papers on rural policy issues in Western Europe and North America presented at the Arkleton/Aspen Institute/ARRG Europe-North America Exchange Programme Seminar held in March 1990. Not available online.
Translation of a publication in 1990 entitled “Les agriculteurs et la politique” by Presses de la Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques (Paris). The translated papers result from a conference of the most eminent French agricultural economists and political scientists.PDF Download
Popular Images and the Reality of Deprivation in Rural AreasPDF Download
An investigation of the feasibility of establishing Rural Training Networks in Buchan and north west Sutherland in Scotland. Not available online.
An appraisal of the factors which influence the evolution of Agricultural structures in the community and contribute to the efficiency of the Common Agricultural Policy at the Regional and Farm level. The First report for the Commission of the European Communities on Structural Change and the Use made of Structures Policies by Farm Households in the European Community. Not available online.
A report written with John Bryden, May Johnstone and Alison Parkes. Published March 1989. Some lessons from European experience of locally-based development interventions aimed at stimulating economic regeneration in peripheral rural areas. Research programme sponsored by the Scottish Development Agency. Not available online.
Report of the Theory Task group set up to study rural change in Europe: Research programme on farm structures and pluriactivity. Not available online.
Collection of papers presented at the Second Review Meeting of Research Programme on Farm Structures and Pluriactivity held in Braemar, Scotland, from 16th to 20th July 1989. Not available online.
Report of a fellowship study in the People’s Republic of China carried out in autumn 1987. Not available online.
A summary report for the more detailed full report “Rural Training Needs in Scotland” by J. Bryden, M. Davies, S. Macaulay and M. Johnstone arising from a local development project run by the Arkleton Trust in association with the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of ScotlandPDF Download
A Summary Report of the more detailed full report “Rural Training Needs in Scotland” and a Strategy for ActionPDF Download
A study of aspects of farm forestry in New Zealand, Denmark, Sweden, Finland and California. The Arkleton Trust in association with ADAS/WOASPDF Download
Is God a Countryman?PDF Download
A perspective of the theoretical issues which bear upon contemporary debates concerning the sociology of agriculture – by Professor Howard Newby – Director of the ESRC Data Archive and Professor of Sociology at the University of EssexPDF Download
Fellowship report on work in different parts of Europe studying how agriculture and agricultural policies can be integrated with other social and economic aspects of rural development in less favoured areasPDF Download
A Research Report arising from the 1983 Arkleton Trust Seminar on part-time farming in the rural development of industrialised countries. One of an “Occasional Paper Series” from the Farm Structures and Pluriactivity Reseach Programme”. Provides an overview of the current policy context and debates. Vital reading for those concerned with likely development in CAP structural…PDF Download
Fellowship report on a study of a visit to the Highlander Research and Education CentrePDF Download
Proceedings of the Montpellier Colloquium held on 6th – 10th July 1987. Part of the Research Programme on Farm Structures and Pluriactivity – Rural Change in Europe. Not available online.
A comparative study of Lozere in South Central France and Grampian in North East ScotlandPDF Download
Reducing Isolation: Telecommunications and Rural DevelopmentPDF Download
Fellowship report with fieldwork undertaken in Scotland, Wales, Norway, Bavaria and Southern FrancePDF Download
Report on a study to determine which aspects of the UK government’s implementation of the Less Favoured Areas Directive are responsible for the agriculture/nature conservation conflict and to recommend changes aimed at retaining a predominantly agricultural land use in the uplands without further loss and degradation of its unique nature conservation interestPDF Download
Education Training and Rural Development Programme Report 1983Central Italy - Information & Innovation
A report on agricultural development strategies in SpainPDF Download
Paper presented by Frank Raymond to the Future Issues in Rural Development seminar held in 1984. Not available online.
Arkleton Trust Fellowship Report 1982An Observation - Serval
Education Training and Rural Development Programme Report 1983Education Training and Rural Development Report
The Part-Time Holding – an Island ExperiencePDF Download
People and Policies in Rural Development – Institutional Problems in the Formulation and Implementation of Rural Development Policies in the European Community. Not available online.
A report to the Highlands and Islands Development Board. Not available online.
Small is Beautiful in Education Too.PDF Download
Lewis & Harris Study Tour Report 1980Study Tour Report
The Agricultural Potential of Marginal Areas.PDF Download
The Work of the Highlands and Islands Development Board with particular reference to the role of Education and Training.PDF Download
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