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The Resource Appalachia's Path to Dependency : Rethinking a Region's Economic History, 1730-1940

Appalachia's Path to Dependency : Rethinking a Region's Economic History, 1730-1940

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Appalachia's Path to Dependency : Rethinking a Region's Economic History, 1730-1940
Title
Appalachia's Path to Dependency
Title remainder
Rethinking a Region's Economic History, 1730-1940
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The debate over the source of Appalachia's economic problems has been going strong since Harry Caudill's Night Comes to the Cumberlands appeared in 1963. Now a new study illuminates the region's plight, making a vital contribution to the understanding of this area's critical economic dilemma. In Appalachia's Path to Dependency, Paul Salstrom examines the evolution of economic life over time in southern Appalachia. Moving away from the colonial model to an analysis based on dependency, he exposes the complex web of factors -- regulation of credit, industrialization, population growth, cultural
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salstrom, Paul
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Poor
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Economic history
  • Poor
  • Social conditions
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
Label
Appalachia's Path to Dependency : Rethinking a Region's Economic History, 1730-1940
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables and Figure; Preface; Introduction: The Issue; 1. Early Settlement and Self-Sufficiency, 1730-1860; 2. Accelerated Agricultural Decline and Adverse Federal Policy, 1860-1880; 3. Rural Appalachia's Subsistence-Barter-and-Borrow Systems; 4. Labor-intensive Mining and the Subsistence Reproduction of Labor Power, 1880-1930; 5. The New Deal and Appalachia's Industry; 6. The New Deal and Appalachia's Agriculture; 7. The Welfare of Rural Appalachia; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y
Control code
ocn900344306
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148069
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129d0zm
  • 12d5814d-1008-4ad1-8304-352e8ab2b749
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344306
Label
Appalachia's Path to Dependency : Rethinking a Region's Economic History, 1730-1940
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables and Figure; Preface; Introduction: The Issue; 1. Early Settlement and Self-Sufficiency, 1730-1860; 2. Accelerated Agricultural Decline and Adverse Federal Policy, 1860-1880; 3. Rural Appalachia's Subsistence-Barter-and-Borrow Systems; 4. Labor-intensive Mining and the Subsistence Reproduction of Labor Power, 1880-1930; 5. The New Deal and Appalachia's Industry; 6. The New Deal and Appalachia's Agriculture; 7. The Welfare of Rural Appalachia; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y
Control code
ocn900344306
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148069
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129d0zm
  • 12d5814d-1008-4ad1-8304-352e8ab2b749
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344306

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