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Land Tax Reform

Hiromitsu Ishi

in The Japanese Tax System

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199242566
eISBN:
9780191596452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199242569.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Land tax reform was a very important policy issue related to a sharp rise in land prices beginning from the late 1980s, causing a number of land‐related problems. Main issue is to make clear the ... More


From Land to the Tiller to Land Liberalization *

Nikita Sud

in Liberalization, Hindu Nationalism and the State: A Biography of Gujarat

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076933
eISBN:
9780199080908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076933.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

The transition from ideas and policies that sought to redistribute ‘land to the tiller’ to those that promote ‘land liberalization’ is a snapshot of Gujarat’s story of development from independence ... More


How Far was Trade a Cause of Early Greek Colonisation?

DE STE CROIX

in Athenian Democratic Origins: and Other Essays

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199255177
eISBN:
9780191719844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199255177.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This essay begins by discussing the various possible causes of the colonization movement. It shows that great movement of early Greek colonization was above all agrarian, directed towards the seizure ... More


Tangled Roots: The Paradox of Important Agricultural Lands in Hawai‘i

Krisnawati Suryanata and Kem Lowry

in Food and Power in Hawai'i: Visions of Food Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780824858537
eISBN:
9780824873042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858537.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Many competing visions are imposed on rural Hawaii, visions that are shaped by history, culture, and political economic interests in this state. Efforts to improve food democracy and food production ... More


Politics and Property Rights in the Soviet Period

Stephen K. Wegren

in Land Reform in Russia: Institutional Design and Behavioral Responses

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300150971
eISBN:
9780300156409
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300150971.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses politics and property rights and access to agricultural land in the later Soviet period. It describes the evolution of land reform policies and legislation during 1990–91 at ... More


Replacing Cultivation

Anne D. Wallace

in Walking, Literature, and English Culture: The Origins and Uses of Peripatetic in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198183280
eISBN:
9780191674006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198183280.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

At the same time in which the transport revolution was happening in England, enclosure in agriculture in the country was taking place, displacing small farmers and rural labourers. This chapter ... More


Pannonians and Thracians the Origins of Conflict 453–473

P. J. Heather

in Goths and Romans 332–489

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205357
eISBN:
9780191676581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205357.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter discusses the start of the conflict between the two Gothic groups: the Amal-led Goths that settled in Pannonia and the Thracian Goths. It describes each Gothic group, before identifying ... More


The Buck Stops Where?: The Distribution of Agricultural Subsidies

Barry K. Goodwin, Ashok K. Mishra, and François Ortalo-Magné

in The Intended and Unintended Effects of U.S. Agricultural and Biotechnology Policies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226988030
eISBN:
9780226988061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226988061.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter illustrates that the capture of agricultural policy benefits by the initial land owners is not new. It contributes to the understanding of the distribution of farm subsidies in several ... More


Property Rights and Federal Land Policy

Gary D. Libecap

in Government & The American Economy: A New History

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226251271
eISBN:
9780226251295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226251295.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Throughout the economic history of the United States, most decisions regarding resource use and answers to questions regarding what, how, and for whom to produce have been based on private property ... More


Ancestral Lands

in Turf Wars: Territory and Citizenship in the Contemporary State

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755962
eISBN:
9780804768290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755962.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter shows how everyday life affects the various claims to the ethnic territories in Buenos Aires. It follows a path from the Cauca River valley to the more remote areas in the west. It first ... More


Origins and Geopolitical Contexts

Philip C. Brown

in Cultivating Commons: Joint Ownership of Arable Land in Early Modern Japan

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833923
eISBN:
9780824871710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833923.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter reviews the origin and geographical context of shared ownership (warichi) in Japanese villages. It states that the Tokugawa era is seen as the origin of the various joint forms of ... More


Introduction: The evolution of territorial identities in the English landscape

Stephen Rippon

in Title Pages

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198759379
eISBN:
9780191917059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759379.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Landscape Archaeology

This is a study of the territorial structures within which past communities managed their landscapes. Today, we live our lives within a complex hierarchy of administrative units that includes ... More


Indigenizing Management of Kamehameha Schools’ Land Legacy

Neil J. Hannahs

in I Ulu I Ka 'Aina: Land

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839772
eISBN:
9780824870959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839772.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter considers the changes in education and endowment that Kamehameha Schools (KS) has undergone over the last 125 years. These changes reflect the Schools' evolution from a land-rich, ... More


National-Level Institutions and Decision-Making Processes for Spatial Planning in the United Kingdom

Malcolm Grant

in National-Level Planning in Democratic Countries: An International Comparison of City and Regional Policy-Making

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238454
eISBN:
9781846313639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238454.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter, which discusses the national-level institutions and decision-making processes for spatial planning in the United Kingdom, describes the relationship between the central government and ... More


Be There Then: A Modeling Approach to Settlement Determinants and Spatial Efficiency Among Late Ancestral Pueblo Populations of the Mesa Verde Region, U.S. Southwest

Timothy A. Kohler and James Kresl

in Dynamics in Human and Primate Societies: Agent-Based Modeling of Social and Spatial Processes

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195131673
eISBN:
9780197561492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195131673.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

The archaeology of southwestern Colorado from A.D. 900 to 1300 presents a number of interesting problems, including population aggregation and abandonment. We report on an on-going project, ... More


The Land

in Emperor and Ancestor: State and Lineage in South China

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753180
eISBN:
9780804767934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753180.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

Prior to the Song dynasty, most of what is now the Pearl River Delta used to be a submerged region. From the time of the Southern Song up to the twentieth century, agricultural land was gradually ... More


Writing about Irish land against the background of Northern Ireland

Philip Bull

in Land questions in modern Ireland

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719078804
eISBN:
9781781707944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078804.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Philip Bull's Cambridge Ph.D dissertation (1972) was, in part, an attempt to unravel the relationship of the land issue to nationalist politics in Ireland in the period 1895 to 1904. This was a ... More


Changing Rural Settlements in the Early Middle Ages in Central and Northern Italy: Towards the Centralization of Rural Property

Marco Valenti

in Italy and Early Medieval Europe: Papers for Chris Wickham

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198777601
eISBN:
9780191823152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777601.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Archaeological sites of this period reveal the continued existence of a very ruralized society. The countryside, subject to a significant strengthening of economic control, was the primary source of ... More


Applications for Planning Permission 2: Procedure on Receipt of Applications by the Local Planning Authority

Ashley Bowes

in A Practical Approach to Planning Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198833253
eISBN:
9780191932342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/9780198833253.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

An application for planning permission is made to the authority with responsibility for determining the application. In the case of a non-metropolitan area with a two-tier division of planning ... More


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