TITLE

O rural depois do êxodo: as implicações do despovoamento dos campos no distrito de Arroio do Só, município de Santa Maria/RS, Brasil

AUTHOR(S)
Teló, Fabricio; De David, Cesar
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Mundo Agrario;2012, Vol. 13 Issue 25, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This study aims to understand the sociospatial transformations resulting from the depopulation of the fields and their effects on the rural landscape of Arroio do Só in Santa Maria - RS. To this end, we attempted to identify changes in the way of life of rural people, their activities and relationships and understand how this process has occurred, its causes and its impact on quality of life and social structure of the population that remained in place. The discussion on the modernization of agriculture is key to understanding this process. This district was chosen as a research site because it is a town that, in the past, had a very big socioeconomic dynamism, and now, according to the bankruptcy of several companies and the consequent emigration of much of the population, the sociospatial dynamic has changed. It was collected data from a secondary source of FIBGE and FEE in order to periodize population dynamics of the district, county and state. The qualitative research was conducted through interviews with the subjects in the field and their representatives, with the help of the Field Diary.f
ACCESSION #
87646036

 

Related Articles

  • Design for Decline. Kullmann, Karl // Landscape Journal;2013, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p243 

    Driven by economic restructuring, environmental degradation, and demographic shifts, the vast Wheatbelt region of Western Australia is faced with ongoing population decline as residents leave farms and towns for the coastal urban centers. Landscape architects are increasingly engaged by local...

  • Demographic Shifts Altering Market Dynamics.  // MMR;8/12/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p32 

    The article discusses the impact of demographic shifts in Chicago, Illinois with decline in African-American population and increase in Hispanic population on the development of businesses and changes in market conditions.

  • Twilight cast over Europe by looming ageing crisis. Berry, Mike // Personnel Today;10/26/2004, p13 

    The article reports that companies across Europe will need to make better use of older workers, meaning an end to fixed retirement ages, better retraining opportunities and more flexible working environments, according to research. Unless those challenges are met, along with shifts in government...

  • How to best meet your retirement expectations. HAWKINS, TIM // Corridor Business Journal;4/22/2013, Vol. 9 Issue 38, p13 

    In this article, the author discusses the issue of retirement policies and the impacts of demographic shifts on the retirement policies.

  • PREVIEWING: POPULATION PROBLEMS. ST BERNARD, GODFREY // UWI Today;Oct2016, p17 

    The article discusses the problems relevant to the aging population in Trinidad and Tobago.

  • Untitled. Naylor, Matthew // Farmers Weekly;5/3/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 18, p96 

    The article highlights the growing agricultural machinery market, which the author says is the reason behind rural depopulation as it is concentrating power into the hands of fewer producers thus creating a time bomb of fossil fuel dependence.

  • Mortality and Population.  // American Journal of Public Health;Dec1971, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p2335 

    The author reflects on the lack of research effort on mortality in the U.S. He notes that mortality is a neglected area of population dynamics as population assessment focuses more in the field of growth and distribution. With this, he discusses the importance of mortality analysis on the...

  • Are Older Workers Harmful for Firm Productivity? Lallemand, Thierry; Rycx, Fran�ois // De Economist (0013-063X);Sep2009, Vol. 157 Issue 3, p273 

    This paper investigates the effects of the workforce age structure on the productivity of large Belgian firms. More precisely, it examines different scenarios of changes in the proportion of young (16�29 years), middle-aged (30�49 years) and older (more than 49 years) workers and their...

  • Population Trends in Malaysia: 1970-2010. Rashid, Saharani Abdul; Ab Ghani, Puzziawati; Daud, Noorizam // AIP Conference Proceedings;2014, Vol. 1635, p875 

    The size of population in Malaysia had reached 28.3 million in 2010 and is expected to increase to 38.6 million in the next 30 years. This demographic milestone that is causing renewed attention to the challenges caused by population growth. This paper looks at the last 40 years of changes in...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics