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Over the past twenty years, changing processes of globalization and economic integration have sparked an increase in Latino transnational migration to the United States. In particular, this accelerated immigration and settlement of Latino families has profoundly reshaped the demographic, economic, cultural, and social landscape of North Carolina.
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North Carolina Geographer (NoCar F 254.8 N67), Vol. 11 Issue , 2003, p88-107, map, bibl, f
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Examinations of the spatial patterns of disability rates by North Carolina county reveals regional patterns with eastern and mountain counties having higher levels of disabilities. Income and ethnic measures show the most frequent statistically significant associations with disability rates.
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North Carolina Geographer (NoCar F 254.8 N67), Vol. 11 Issue , 2003, p62-73, map, bibl
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The return of beavers to streams in Guilford County has encountered widely different responses in rural and urban landscape context. Some view the beaver as a positive agent of stream restoration, while others seem them as a public nuisance.
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North Carolina Geographer (NoCar F 254.8 N67), Vol. 11 Issue , 2003, p1-9, bibl
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Antiques tourism is a form of heritage tourism, wherein people travel in pursuit of antiques, or stop to shop for antiques during a trip for another purpose. It is an increasingly popular development strategy for cities and towns across North Carolina.
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North Carolina Geographer (NoCar F 254.8 N67), Vol. 11 Issue , 2003, p74-87, map, bibl
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Carolina bays and pocosins are two distinct physiographic features found on the Atlantic Coastal Plain of the southeastern United States. Confusion frequently still exists pertaining to the definitions of both as they are often incorrectly assumed to be synonymous. This article defines each term and illustrates how bays and pocosins differ.
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North Carolina Geographer (NoCar F 254.8 N67), Vol. 11 Issue , 2003, p22-32, map, bibl, f
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