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    Maynooth Development Plan exercise


    Waddington, Shelagh B. (1992) Maynooth Development Plan exercise. Geographical Viewpoint, 20. pp. 104-110. ISSN 0332-4877

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    Abstract

    The following field exercise is designed for use with Leaving Certificate students. It is based on Maynooth, Co. Kildare, a town of approximately 5,000 inhabitants plus a large third level student population attending St. Patrick's College. The town has grown rapidly over the past sevetal years, becoming increasingly a dormitory settlement for Dublin. The exercise outlined here need not be carried out in Maynooth, as it may be readily adapted for use in any town or city area for which County Development Plan information is available. The exercise was "roadtested" byagroup of AGTI members on 16th May 1992, and I gratefully acknowledge their helpful comments on that occasion.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Maynooth; Development; Plan; exercise;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Geography
    Item ID: 9219
    Depositing User: Shelagh Waddington
    Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2018 12:48
    Journal or Publication Title: Geographical Viewpoint
    Publisher: Association of Geography Teachers of Ireland
    Refereed: Yes
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