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The Act of Union

in Modern Ireland

March 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and National History; Political Geography. 4783 words.

‘The Act of Union’ covers the period of history leading up to the Act of Union in 1801. Ireland was a rural society at that time. People were largely Catholic, but Protestants owned most of...

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ADAMS, William Mark (<i>born</i> 1955), Moran Professor of Conservation and Development, University of Cambridge, since 2006; Fellow, Downing College, Cambridge, since 1984

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 118 words.

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AHLMANN, Hans Wilhelmson (1889 - 1974)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations; Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography. 207 words.

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ALLISON, Robert John (<i>born</i> 1961), Vice-Chancellor and President, Loughborough University, since 2012

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 325 words.

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AMIN, Ash (<i>born</i> 1955), Professor of Geography, University of Cambridge, since 2011

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 303 words.

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ATKINSON, Bruce Wilson (<i>born</i> 1941), Professor of Geography, Queen Mary and Westfield College (formerly at Queen Mary College), University of London, 1983–2004, now Emeritus

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 236 words.

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Australia

Kenneth Morgan.

May 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History; Political Geography. 168 pages.

Australia: A Very Short Introduction provides a wide-ranging introduction to modern Australia, examining its history, geography, and culture since the beginning of the white settlement of...

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Australia and the world

in Australia

May 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History; Political Geography. 6725 words.

How does an essentially Anglo-Celt country geographically isolated in the Pacific position itself within international politics? In ‘Australia and the world’ Japanese expansionism of the...

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BAKER, Alan Reginald Harold (<i>born</i> 1938), Fellow, Emmanuel College, Cambridge, since 1970

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 270 words.

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BALCHIN, William George Victor (1916 - 2007), Professor of Geography, University College of Swansea, University of Wales, 1954–78, then Professor Emeritus

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Historical Geography; Arts and Humanities; Human Geography. 480 words.

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