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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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climax community

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 84 words.

Can be thought as of a natural community or *ecosystem in equilibrium with the environment. Various stages of ecosystems can develop to a climax community through a series of changes in a...

asset of community value

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 99 words.

Building or land, in England, which is included on the *local authority’s list of assets of community value...

community right to bid

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 266 words.

A right introduced under the *localism agenda, through the Localism Act 2011, which allows community groups in England to request a delay of up to six months in the sale of a community...

community right to challenge

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 103 words.

One of the *community rights introduced in the Localism Act 2011. This right allows a set of relevant bodies, such as ...

Department for Communities and Local Government

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 20 words.

Government department now known as the *Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

community right to buy ((Scotland))

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 203 words.

A right, introduced under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003, for bodies which represent communities in Scotland, to register an area of land and/or buildings with which they have a...

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 30 words.

Government department (formerly known as the Department for Communities and Local Government) with responsibility for planning, housing, and community matters in England....

Community Forest

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 96 words.

A series of designated areas launched by the *Countryside Commission and the *Forestry Commission in 1990 to promote areas of woodland and recreational access around twelve major urban...

community rights

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 190 words.

Set of rights, applying in England, which were introduced by the 2010–15 Conservative/Liberal Democrat government under the *localism agenda, through the ...

community council

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 34 words.

Elected body of councillors in England, Scotland, or Wales, being part of the first level of local government and serving a small geographic area. ...

Community Infrastructure Levy

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 213 words.

System in place in England and Wales, where a charge is made by the *local planning authority (on a per square metre basis) in relation to certain types of development in order to...

community right to build order

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 48 words.

Type of *permitted development order which sits within the *neighbourhood planning regime in England, and grants *planning permission...

Homes England

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 219 words.

Public body (formerly known as the Homes and Communities Agency), sponsored by the *Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government...

good neighbour agreement

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 104 words.

Agreement in Scotland between a landowner or developer and a community body in relation to the use or *development...

neighbourhood planning

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 478 words.

Rights introduced as part of the *localism agenda, and through the Localism Act 2011, which allow authorized community organizations in England (typically ...

ecosystem

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 37 words.

A community of organisms or the *biotic component, and their physical environment or *abiotic component, interacting as an ecological unit. Different ecosystems are united to form the ...

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LEADER

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 165 words.

Approach, advocated by the European Union, of forming local groups comprising community, public, and private sector organizations in order to identify how to spend small amounts of public...

Water Framework Directive

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 115 words.

A European Council Directive 2000/60/EC (the ‘WFD’) establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy. The main purpose of the framework is for the protection of...

Conservation Volunteers, The

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 61 words.

A volunteering charity that promotes a range of environmental *conservation tasks and projects. It aims to help local communities and to benefit participating volunteers through training...

cereal

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 42 words.

Edible grain from members of the grass family gramineae, such as *wheat or *rice. Rich in carbohydrate, they form the staple diet of most communities across the world and are also used in...