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The Resource Uneven ground : Appalachia since 1945, Ronald D. Eller

Uneven ground : Appalachia since 1945, Ronald D. Eller

Label
Uneven ground : Appalachia since 1945
Title
Uneven ground
Title remainder
Appalachia since 1945
Statement of responsibility
Ronald D. Eller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Appalachia has played a complex and often contradictory role in the unfolding of American history. Created by urban journalists in the years following the Civil War, the idea of Appalachia provided a counterpoint to emerging definitions of progress. Early-twentieth-century critics of modernity saw the region as a remnant of frontier life, a reflection of simpler times that should be preserved and protected. However, supporters of development and of the growth of material production, consumption, and technology decried what they perceived as the isolation and backwardness of the place and sough
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eller, Ronald D.
Dewey number
307.1/4120975
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Rural development
  • Poverty
  • Rural poor
Label
Uneven ground : Appalachia since 1945, Ronald D. Eller
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-297) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"How America came to the mountains" / Jim Wayne Miller -- Introduction -- Rich land, poor people -- The politics of poverty -- Developing the poor -- Confronting development -- Growth and development -- The new Appalachia
Control code
ocn302054290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 326 pages, [32] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813138633
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302054290
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Uneven ground : Appalachia since 1945, Ronald D. Eller
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-297) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"How America came to the mountains" / Jim Wayne Miller -- Introduction -- Rich land, poor people -- The politics of poverty -- Developing the poor -- Confronting development -- Growth and development -- The new Appalachia
Control code
ocn302054290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 326 pages, [32] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813138633
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302054290
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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