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My internship at Barnado's

Blog post by Emma O’Connor, final year BA Geography student

Having spent weeks thinking about how I am going to spend my summer, I thought it was probably best to gain some work experience, considering I was going to be starting my final year of University in September and still had no idea what I wanted to do when I left! 588 more words

Human Geography

What is The Future of the High Street?

The question was finally posed. “How will our High Street fare in the next decade and will we still be going there to browse on a Saturday afternoon?” BBC News decided the time was right for such a question to be asked. 382 more words

Managing Human Environments

Big Brother is Watching You

George Orwell, dubbed as one of Britain’s most prolific authors of the 20th Century, was concerned about the world we live in and how certain areas of society behaved. 414 more words

Can a Fourth Victory for the Workers’ Party Secure Brazil’s State Capitalism?

Last Sunday, 26th October, Brazilians voted the incumbent Dilma Rousseff, securing the Workers’ Party (PT) its fourth electoral victory. In a very tight race with Aecio Neves of the Brazilian Social Democratic Party (PDSB), Rousseff won by a… 1,269 more words

Resource Politics

Jojo Nem Singh reblogged this on A World to Discover and commented:

My take on the importance of the Brazilian elections for state capitalism.

Test 27 October: multiple-choice test

We will be writing a 20-question multiple-choice test on Monday 27 October in Social Studies 11.  It will test all the skills that we have been practising, including (but not limited to): 90 more words

Alcuin College

Development Gap

Geographical December 2006 ISBN: 770016741129

  • Earthly pleasures (pg. 28-38)
  • Capturing Kathmandu (pg. 82-87)

Geographical January 2007 ISBN: 770016741129

  • Education for all (pg. 36)

Georgraphy Review Volume 20 Number 3 January 2007… 213 more words

Human Geography

A brief guide to Mega Cities and World Cities: The Leaders of our World

A mega city is a city with a population over 10 million.

A world city is is a city generally considered to be an important node in the global economic system, in other words, it has great social, economic and political influence. 51 more words