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Boquet, Yves

The Philippine Archipelago

Boquet, Yves - The Philippine Archipelago, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Yves Boquet

Part I. Land, History and People

2. 7107 Islands
Yves Boquet

3. A Tropical Archipelago
Yves Boquet

4. The Spanish Creation of the Philippines: The Birth of a Nation
Yves Boquet

5. From US Colony to Independent Country: The Construction of a State
Yves Boquet

6. 100 Million Filipinos
Yves Boquet

7. The Diversity of the Philippine Population
Yves Boquet

Part II. The Philippines in the Global Economy

8. Emerging Tiger? The Paradoxes of the Philippine Economy
Yves Boquet

9. Farm Productions and Rural Landscapes
Yves Boquet

10. The Philippine Agriculture: Weaknesses and Controversies
Yves Boquet

11. The Use and Abuse of Sea Resources
Yves Boquet

12. Industry vs. Services
Yves Boquet

13. Global Pinoys: The Archipelago of Migration
Yves Boquet

Part III. Regional Organization and Spatial Planning

14. Spatial Structures of the Philippines: Urbanization and Regional Inequalities
Yves Boquet

15. Transportation in the Philippines
Yves Boquet

16. The Growth of Greater Manila
Yves Boquet

17. Managing Metro Manila
Yves Boquet

18. Regional Development Policies in the Philippines
Yves Boquet

Part IV. Challenges for the Philippines

19. Towards a Bangsamoro in Mindanao?
Yves Boquet

20. South China Sea or West Philippine Sea?
Yves Boquet

21. It’s More Fun in the Philippines? The Challenges of Tourism
Yves Boquet

22. Environmental Challenges in the Philippines
Yves Boquet

23. Conclusion: Towards Sustainable Development in the Philippines?
Yves Boquet

Keywords: Geography, World Regional Geography (Continents, Countries, Regions), Asian Culture, Climate Change/Climate Change Impacts, History of Southeast Asia, Asian Politics

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Springer Geography
Page amount
25 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319519265
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-51925-8

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