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Entrepreneurship and Innovation Research Group

Currently both in the UK and internationally, policy initiatives are directed towards the development of an enterprise culture, encouraging greater participation in entrepreneurial activity in schools, colleges, universities and in the wider community.

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Pioneer Vegetation on Glacier Forelands in Norway

This research has focussed on variability in the pioneer vegetation of 43 glacier forelands in the Jotunheim and Jostedalsbreen National Parks, Norway.

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Urban Governance, the Civic and Civil Society

Understanding civic and national cultures – roughly those shared senses of meaning, values, norms and ways of doing, thinking and feeling – is central to our understanding of urban, rural and national life.

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Virtual Cane

Virtual Cane (2007 - present)