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The Resource The lie of the land : migrant workers and the California landscape, Don Mitchell

The lie of the land : migrant workers and the California landscape, Don Mitchell

Label
The lie of the land : migrant workers and the California landscape
Title
The lie of the land
Title remainder
migrant workers and the California landscape
Statement of responsibility
Don Mitchell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The beauty of the California landscape is integral to its place in the imagination of generations of people around the world. In The Lie of the Land, geographer Don Mitchell looks at the human costs associated with this famous scenery. Through an account of the labor history of the state, Mitchell examines the material and ideological struggles over living and working conditions that played a large part in the construction of the contemporary California landscape
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Don
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
  • Human geography
  • Labor disputes
  • Landscapes
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Human geography
  • Labor disputes
  • Landscapes
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • California
  • Landarbeiter
  • Saisonarbeiter
  • Kalifornien
  • Geschichte 1900-1995
Label
The lie of the land : migrant workers and the California landscape, Don Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction / Migratory Workers and the California Landscape, 1913-1942; 1 California: The Beautiful and the Damned; 2 Labor and Landscape: The Wheatland Riot and Progressive State Intervention; 3 Subversive Mobility and the Re-formation of Landscape; 4 Marked Bodies: Patriotism, Race, and Landscape; 5 The Political Economy of Landscape and the Return of Radicalism; 6 The Disintegration of Landscape: The Workers' Revolt of 1933; 7 Reclaiming the Landscape: Learning to Control the Spaces of Revolt; 8 Workers as Objects/Workers as Subjects: Re-making Landscape
Control code
ocn226376774
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816686889
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/cttbj14n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)226376774
Label
The lie of the land : migrant workers and the California landscape, Don Mitchell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction / Migratory Workers and the California Landscape, 1913-1942; 1 California: The Beautiful and the Damned; 2 Labor and Landscape: The Wheatland Riot and Progressive State Intervention; 3 Subversive Mobility and the Re-formation of Landscape; 4 Marked Bodies: Patriotism, Race, and Landscape; 5 The Political Economy of Landscape and the Return of Radicalism; 6 The Disintegration of Landscape: The Workers' Revolt of 1933; 7 Reclaiming the Landscape: Learning to Control the Spaces of Revolt; 8 Workers as Objects/Workers as Subjects: Re-making Landscape
Control code
ocn226376774
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816686889
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/cttbj14n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)226376774

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