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The Resource Two worlds in the Tennessee mountains : exploring the origins of Appalachian stereotypes, David C. Hsiung

Two worlds in the Tennessee mountains : exploring the origins of Appalachian stereotypes, David C. Hsiung

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Two worlds in the Tennessee mountains : exploring the origins of Appalachian stereotypes
Title
Two worlds in the Tennessee mountains
Title remainder
exploring the origins of Appalachian stereotypes
Statement of responsibility
David C. Hsiung
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most Americans know Appalachia through stereotyped images: moonshine and handicrafts, poverty and illiteracy, rugged terrain and isolated mountaineers. Historian David Hsiung maintains that in order to understand the origins of such stereotypes, we must look critically at their underlying concepts, especially those of isolation and community. Hsiung focuses on the mountainous area of upper East Tennessee, tracing this area's development from the first settlementin the eighteenth century to the eve of the Civil War. Through his examination, he identifies the different ways in which the region's
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hsiung, David C.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tennessee, East
  • Tennessee, East
  • Tennessee, East
  • Social isolation
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Economic history
  • Geography
  • Social conditions
  • Social isolation
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Tennessee, East
Label
Two worlds in the Tennessee mountains : exploring the origins of Appalachian stereotypes, David C. Hsiung
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures, Maps, and Tables; Preface; Introduction: The Framework for Connectedness; 1. Perceptions and Self-Perceptions in the Revolutionary Era; 2. The Early Roads; 3. Internal and External Economic Connections; 4. Population Persistence in Washington County; 5. Railroads in Upper East Tennessee; 6. The Creation of Popular Appalachian Images; Epilogue: The Implications of Connectedness; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn900344964
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161525
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 0becdfe6-0389-4cf5-8201-92b1a8579263
  • 22573/ctt129csd0
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344964
Label
Two worlds in the Tennessee mountains : exploring the origins of Appalachian stereotypes, David C. Hsiung
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures, Maps, and Tables; Preface; Introduction: The Framework for Connectedness; 1. Perceptions and Self-Perceptions in the Revolutionary Era; 2. The Early Roads; 3. Internal and External Economic Connections; 4. Population Persistence in Washington County; 5. Railroads in Upper East Tennessee; 6. The Creation of Popular Appalachian Images; Epilogue: The Implications of Connectedness; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn900344964
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161525
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 0becdfe6-0389-4cf5-8201-92b1a8579263
  • 22573/ctt129csd0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344964

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