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Fresh years have noticeable a starting to be emphasis upon the necessity for universities to give a contribution to the commercial, social and environmental health and wellbeing of the areas during which they're located, and for nearer hyperlinks among the college and the quarter. This booklet brings jointly a cross-disciplinary and cross-national group of specialists to think about the explanations for, and the consequences of, the recent courting among universities and territorial improvement.
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Interpolated surface models of income or unemployment disparities may have the benefit to better understand neighbourhood relations and spatial trends in Hungary. 2010. hr) Free time or leisure activities are usually perceived as topic of tourism geography. However, all the economic activities that occur during a regular visit to the shopping center, as one of the most popular places for spending free time, bring it to the scope of retail and thereby economic geography as well. Sociologists claim that shopping centers have replaced parks and free time activities.
Hr) The number of papers dealing with sea level rise, and particularly those dealing with its acceleration due to global warming along the shores of the Earth, has rapidly increased in the last decades. Knowing the complexity of local climatic, geologic and tectonic phenomena it is necessary to consider separately and precisely different sections of the coast. This paper aims to define the GIS-based potentially endangered areas along the western Istrian coast, to create risk-of-sea flooding map for the next hundred years period, based on the past 2 ka relative movements.
These common comprehensions can be a valuable guide for youth in managing and directing future development on the local, regional and global levels, as well as in transferring knowledge from the educational – theoretical arena to practical applications. They can be combined in six groups of geographical educational potential, which we will present in the article, as well as eight groups of competences that should be included in geography curricula in Slovenia in order for them to stimulate modern geographical knowledge and abilities.