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Main Title Removing mountains : extracting nature and identity in the Appalachian coalfields /
Author Scott, Rebecca R.
Publisher University of Minnesota Press,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 617508557
ISBN 9780816665990 (hc : alk. paper); 0816665990 (hc : alk. paper); 9780816666003 (pb : alk. paper); 0816666008 (pb : alk. paper)
Subjects Coal mines and mining--Social aspects--Appalachian Region. ; Mountaintop removal mining--Social aspects--Appalachian Region. ; Environmentalism--Appalachian Region. ; Appalachians (People) ; Appalachian Region--Social conditions. ; Appalachian Region--Economic conditions.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  HD9547.A127S36 2010 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/26/2010
Collation xvi, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes Introduction: the logic of extraction -- Hillbillies and coal miners: representations of a national sacrifice zone -- Men moving mountains: coal mining masculinities and mountaintop removal -- The gendered politics of pro-mountaintop removal discourse -- ATVs in action: transgression, property rights, and tourism on the Hatfield-McCoy trail -- Coal heritage/coal history: Appalachia, America, and mountaintop removal -- Traces of history: "white" people, black coal -- Conclusion: coal facts.
Place Published Minneapolis
PUB Date Free Form c2010
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2010022014
OCLC Time Stamp 20101012111855
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02062cam 2200421 a 45020