Asia-Pacific focus: people and environment in change
A textbook for NSW Year 12 geography students, intended specially for the TAustralia's Neighbours' component. Divided into sectionalised, thematic chapters that also contain glossaries of important terms, lists of specific references and task-oriented exercises.
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Focus on our neighbouring region Philip Hirsch
Asian and Pacific environments Philip Hirsch
Culture diversity and contact
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agricultural Asia-Pacific Asian Australia Australia's neighbours Bangkok Bangladesh biophysical environment Bougainville Cambodia cent centres China cities coconut colonial communities countries crops culture contact Dani delta effect environmental ethnic example exports families farmers farming Figure Fiji Fijian fish flood Fonogram forest Green Revolution groups growth Hmong housing HYVs impact important income increased India indigenous Fijians Indonesia industry investment Irian Jaya irrigation island Japan labour land Laos living lowland major Malaysia ment migration million mineral mining monsoon Myanmar neighbouring region nomic organisation Pacific Panguna Papua New Guinea Philippines plants political population problems production province rainfall result rice river rural areas season sector shifting cultivation shows Singapore social society soil South Korea South-east Asia Sydney Table Thai Thailand tion tourists trade traditional tropical urban areas urbanisation Vietnam village Wamena