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The Resource The Invisible minority, urban Appalachians, William W. Philliber & Clyde B. McCoy, editors, with Harry C. Dillingham

The Invisible minority, urban Appalachians, William W. Philliber & Clyde B. McCoy, editors, with Harry C. Dillingham

Label
The Invisible minority, urban Appalachians
Title
The Invisible minority, urban Appalachians
Statement of responsibility
William W. Philliber & Clyde B. McCoy, editors, with Harry C. Dillingham
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since 1950 more than three million people have left their homes in Appalachia in search of better jobs and a better life in the cities of the Midwest and Southeast. Today they constitute one of the largest minorities in many of those cities. Yet they have been largely overlooked as a social group and ignored as a potential political force, partly because so little has been written about them. This important book is the first to explore the Appalachian migration and its impact on the cities, on Appalachia, and on the migrants themselves, from the perspectives of sociology, economics, geography,
Cataloging source
P@U
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dillingham, Harry C
  • McCoy, Clyde B.
  • Philliber, William W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Appalachian Region
  • Appalachians (People)
  • Rural-urban migration
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Appalachians (People)
  • Rural-urban migration
  • Social conditions
  • Appalachian Region
  • United States
Label
The Invisible minority, urban Appalachians, William W. Philliber & Clyde B. McCoy, editors, with Harry C. Dillingham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference sponsored by the Academy for Contemporary Problems and the Urban Appalachian Council, held in Columbus, Ohio, Mar. 27-29, 1974
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-183) 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
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables; Maps; Acknowledgments; Introduction/Urban Appalachians: Unknown and Unnoticed; Part I: Appalachians as an Urban Ethnic Group; 1 The Question of Appalachian Ethnicity; 2 Stereotypes of Appalachian Migrants; Part II: Migration of Appalachians to Urban Areas; 3 Appalachian Migration to Midwestern Cities; 4 The Residential Distribution of Urban Appalachians; 5 Population Changes and Trends in Appalachia; 6 Implications of Changes in Appalachia for Urban Areas; Part III: Attainments of Appalachians in Urban Areas
  • 7 Economic Costs and Returns of Appalachian Out-Migration8 Occupational Patterns of Appalachian Migrants; 9 Occupational Adjustment of Appalachians in Cleveland; 10 Accounting for the Occupational Placements of Appalachian Migrants; Conclusion The Prospects for Urban Appalachians; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Contributors
Control code
ocn933516070
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813164014
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129cm6g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)933516070
Label
The Invisible minority, urban Appalachians, William W. Philliber & Clyde B. McCoy, editors, with Harry C. Dillingham
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference sponsored by the Academy for Contemporary Problems and the Urban Appalachian Council, held in Columbus, Ohio, Mar. 27-29, 1974
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-183) 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
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables; Maps; Acknowledgments; Introduction/Urban Appalachians: Unknown and Unnoticed; Part I: Appalachians as an Urban Ethnic Group; 1 The Question of Appalachian Ethnicity; 2 Stereotypes of Appalachian Migrants; Part II: Migration of Appalachians to Urban Areas; 3 Appalachian Migration to Midwestern Cities; 4 The Residential Distribution of Urban Appalachians; 5 Population Changes and Trends in Appalachia; 6 Implications of Changes in Appalachia for Urban Areas; Part III: Attainments of Appalachians in Urban Areas
  • 7 Economic Costs and Returns of Appalachian Out-Migration8 Occupational Patterns of Appalachian Migrants; 9 Occupational Adjustment of Appalachians in Cleveland; 10 Accounting for the Occupational Placements of Appalachian Migrants; Conclusion The Prospects for Urban Appalachians; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Contributors
Control code
ocn933516070
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813164014
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129cm6g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)933516070

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