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(Teagasc, 2014-10)There are many types of rural areas – each with their own distinctive development needs and resource potentials. Consequently, enterprise development strategies need to avoid a ‘one size fits all approach,’ and must take ...
(Teagasc, 2014-10)Rural areas thus have been deferentially affected by the Economic Crisis. This results from an over reliance on activities based on natural resources, construction, tourism and low value added manufacturing, activities ...
(Linguistics Journal, 2016)The exploitation of external as opposed to local language varieties in advertising can be associated with a history of colonization, the external variety being viewed as superior to the local (Bell 1991: 145). Although ...
An autoethnographic inquiry into the role of serendipity in becoming a teacher educator/ researcher (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2013-08-22)In this inquiry, the author inquires into her shifting ‘self’ as a researcher/teacher educator in teacher professional development. The ‘self’ in question is acknowledged as being historically, culturally and locally ...