Further Reading for Geography A Level

In order to really understand the themes of your Geography A Level deeply, and to have plenty of knowledge about the key debates, you must read beyond your textbook.  The following websites and pdf articles are a starting point - you must also keep aware of issues in the news.

Regenerating Places 

How and why do places vary?

Economic activity and employment

How places change over time  

Why do places change?

How past and present connections shape place

Regional and national influences  

Impacts on identity   

Why might regeneration be needed?  

What makes a region successful? 

What makes a region decline?  

Establishing priorities for regeneration  

Conflicts about priorities for redevelopment 

How is regeneration managed?  

The role of national government  

  • https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/5983/2064899.pdf
  • https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/regeneration-investment-organisation
  • https://www.london.gov.uk/what-we-do/regeneration/infrastructure
  • http://planningguidance.communities.gov.uk/blog/policy/achieving-sustainable-development/delivering-sustainable-development/11-conserving-and-enhancing-the-natural-environment/ http://frack-off.org.uk/locations/
  • https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/283832/Planning_v3.pdf
  • https://fullfact.org/immigration/uk-migration-policy-2010-general-election/
  • http://geographyfieldwork.com/UrbanRebranding.htm http://www.localgov.co.uk/Is-the-Government-up-for-rebranding-Total-Place/24413  
  • https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/387780/PU1719_HMT_Science_.pdf
  • http://hastings.moderngov.co.uk/documents/s11683/Appendix%201%20-%20Hastings%20Culture-Led%20Regeneration%20Strategy%202016-21%20Final%20Draft.pdf Rebranding strategies Rural
  • https://nickmynotes.files.wordpress.com/2014/05/rural-rebranding-strategies.docx
  • http://geographyfieldwork.com/RuralRebranding.htm Urban http://geographyfieldwork.com/RebrandingPlaces.htm
  • http://learn.surbitonhigh.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2014/02/Rebranding-Fieldwork-in-Plymouth-.pdf