Power and Powerlessness (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
288
Utgivningsdatum
1982-05-01
Upplaga
New ed
Förlag
University of Illinois Press
Illustrationer
black & white tables, maps, figures
Dimensioner
205 x 140 x 15 mm
Vikt
300 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780252009853
Power and Powerlessness (häftad)

Power and Powerlessness

Quiescence and Rebellion in an Appalachian Valley

Häftad Engelska, 1982-05-01
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Explains to outsiders the conflicts between the financial interests of the coal and land companies and the moral rights of the vulnerable mountaineers
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"With [this volume], a compelling work of powerful reportage and careful analysis, Gaventa joins other trusted Appalachian observers - Tom Gish, Harry Caudill, James Branscombe - in explaining to outsiders the conflicts between the financial interests of the coal and land companies and the moral rights of the vulnerable mountaineers." - Colman McCarthy, The Washington Post

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John Gaventa, a Tennessee native, received his doctorate from Oxford University. He has written widely on the Appalachian region in academic and popular journals. He is now employed at the Highlander Research and Education Center, an adult education center which works closely with community and labor groups in the Appalachian and southern regions of the United States.