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Coastal development: just a little shift in Australia's geography?

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posted on 05.05.2017, 04:08 by O'Connor, Kevin
Bernard Salt’s book ‘The Big Shift’ argues that lifestyle attractions associated with coastal residence are driving a major demographic shift in Australia. This article challenges this thesis on the grounds that the alleged shift is small and only partially driven by lifestyle factors. Copyright. Monash University and the author/s


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People and place, vol. 9, no. 4 (2001), p. 49-56. ISSN 1039-4788