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The Resource Combating mountaintop removal : new directions in the fight against big coal, Bryan T. McNeil

Combating mountaintop removal : new directions in the fight against big coal, Bryan T. McNeil

Label
Combating mountaintop removal : new directions in the fight against big coal
Title
Combating mountaintop removal
Title remainder
new directions in the fight against big coal
Statement of responsibility
Bryan T. McNeil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Critically examining the fierce conflicts over an intense and increasingly prevalent form of strip mining, [this book] documents the changing relationships among te coal industry, communities, environment, and economy from the perspective of local grassroots activist organizations and their broader networks. Drawing on ... testimonies of the hazrds of mountaintop removal in Boone County, Virginia ... McNeil shows how Appalachian community coalitions have fostered important connections in their opposition to coal mining practices. ..."--Jacket
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNeil, Bryan T
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mountaintop removal mining
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Landscape protection
  • Community activists
  • Environmentalists
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Community activists
  • Environmentalists
  • Landscape protection
  • Mountaintop removal mining
  • Appalachian Region
Label
Combating mountaintop removal : new directions in the fight against big coal, Bryan T. McNeil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Welcome to coal river -- Fighting back, again -- What are we fighting for? -- Strained solidarities -- The chase -- Whose development is it? -- Gender, solidarity, and symbolic capital -- Commons environmentalism and community activism -- Conclusion: John Henry, efficiency, and community
Control code
ocn783468911
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780252093463
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1c92k8
  • ac73908e-92f6-4902-8493-779228d0e2c9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)783468911
Label
Combating mountaintop removal : new directions in the fight against big coal, Bryan T. McNeil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Welcome to coal river -- Fighting back, again -- What are we fighting for? -- Strained solidarities -- The chase -- Whose development is it? -- Gender, solidarity, and symbolic capital -- Commons environmentalism and community activism -- Conclusion: John Henry, efficiency, and community
Control code
ocn783468911
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780252093463
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1c92k8
  • ac73908e-92f6-4902-8493-779228d0e2c9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)783468911

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