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The Resource An Appalachian reawakening : West Virginia and the perils of the new machine age, 1945-1972, Jerry Bruce Thomas

An Appalachian reawakening : West Virginia and the perils of the new machine age, 1945-1972, Jerry Bruce Thomas

Label
An Appalachian reawakening : West Virginia and the perils of the new machine age, 1945-1972
Title
An Appalachian reawakening
Title remainder
West Virginia and the perils of the new machine age, 1945-1972
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Bruce Thomas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
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Thomas, Jerry Bruce
Dewey number
975.4/043
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F245
LC item number
.T47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
F245
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
West Virginia and Appalachia
Series volume
volume 12
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  • West Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Social change
  • Social Change
  • West Virginia
  • HISTORY
  • Economic history
  • Politics and government
  • Social change
  • Social conditions
  • West Virginia
Label
An Appalachian reawakening : West Virginia and the perils of the new machine age, 1945-1972, Jerry Bruce Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 422-442) 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
  • Front Cover -- West Virginia and Appalachia Series Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- A New Machine Age in the Hills -- Appalachian Contradiction -- A Revolution in Coal -- The UMWA Embraces the Revolution -- The Fade of the Mountain Farm -- A General Economic Decline -- West Virginians and the Mass Culture of the Age -- The Great Migration: Leaving “Those Hills, the Place I Call Homeâ€? -- Conclusion -- American Paradox, Appalachian Stereotype -- The Alienation of the Land -- Horse-and-Buggy Vestiges
  • The Patteson EraMcCarthyism: The Second Red Scare -- “Like a Bolt of Lightningâ€?: Marlandâ€?s Severance Tax Proposal -- Hard Times and the Search for Panaceas -- Marland: Flawed Champion of Change -- The Emergence of Cecil Underwood -- The Challenges of Education in the Age of Sputnik -- A Changing of the Guard -- A Deteriorating Economy and Agonizing Reappraisals -- “An American Paradoxâ€?: Imperfections in the Glare of National Attention -- Planning for Regional Action -- Affection in Adversity -- Conclusion -- Civil Rights in the New Machine Age
  • African Americans in West Virginia: Balancing Two Segregationist PartiesJim Crow and the Impact of the Revolution in Coal -- Desegregating the Schools: The Impact of Brown -- A Rehearsal for Desegregation -- Persistent Segregation -- Integrating Higher Education -- Integrating the Broader Society: A Grassroots Awakening -- Churches and Civil Rights -- Conclusion -- Good Intentions: The New Frontier and the War on Poverty -- Structural Unemployment, Automation, and the Culture of Poverty -- The View from Megalopolis -- A “Robber Barronâ€? of the New Frontier
  • The Centennial: Accentuating the PositiveLBJ and the War on Poverty -- Hulett C. Smithâ€?s Sin of Omission -- Challenges of “Creative Federalismâ€? -- Disappointments of the Crash Program -- From Head Start to VISTA -- Charleston as Prototype: Community Action and “Maximum Feasible Participationâ€? -- Hardy and McDowell: Appalachian Models for the War on Poverty -- Reaction in West Virginia -- Guns Over Butter: OEO in Retreat -- Reorganizing the State OEO -- “Rethinking OEOâ€?s Approachâ€?: Assessing McDowell and Kanawha -- The ARC: A Lost Opportunity?
  • ConclusionRaising Hell in the Hillsand Hollows: AVs, VISTAs, and Community Action -- Huey Perry and the Mingo Model for “Maximum Feasible Participationâ€? -- The Rise of the Appalachian Volunteers -- AVs in West Virginia: “Outsiders and Trouble Makersâ€? or “the Best Hope for Changeâ€?? -- Rising Militancy in Appalachia -- AVs Under Attack -- Governor Smith Closes Ranks with the Critics -- Assessing AVs and VISTAs -- West Virginiaâ€?s War on Poverty in Retrospect -- From the Silver Bridge to Farmington and Rumblings at the Grassroots
Control code
794700683
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 470 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781933202983
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700683
Label
An Appalachian reawakening : West Virginia and the perils of the new machine age, 1945-1972, Jerry Bruce Thomas
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 422-442) 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
  • Front Cover -- West Virginia and Appalachia Series Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- A New Machine Age in the Hills -- Appalachian Contradiction -- A Revolution in Coal -- The UMWA Embraces the Revolution -- The Fade of the Mountain Farm -- A General Economic Decline -- West Virginians and the Mass Culture of the Age -- The Great Migration: Leaving “Those Hills, the Place I Call Homeâ€? -- Conclusion -- American Paradox, Appalachian Stereotype -- The Alienation of the Land -- Horse-and-Buggy Vestiges
  • The Patteson EraMcCarthyism: The Second Red Scare -- “Like a Bolt of Lightningâ€?: Marlandâ€?s Severance Tax Proposal -- Hard Times and the Search for Panaceas -- Marland: Flawed Champion of Change -- The Emergence of Cecil Underwood -- The Challenges of Education in the Age of Sputnik -- A Changing of the Guard -- A Deteriorating Economy and Agonizing Reappraisals -- “An American Paradoxâ€?: Imperfections in the Glare of National Attention -- Planning for Regional Action -- Affection in Adversity -- Conclusion -- Civil Rights in the New Machine Age
  • African Americans in West Virginia: Balancing Two Segregationist PartiesJim Crow and the Impact of the Revolution in Coal -- Desegregating the Schools: The Impact of Brown -- A Rehearsal for Desegregation -- Persistent Segregation -- Integrating Higher Education -- Integrating the Broader Society: A Grassroots Awakening -- Churches and Civil Rights -- Conclusion -- Good Intentions: The New Frontier and the War on Poverty -- Structural Unemployment, Automation, and the Culture of Poverty -- The View from Megalopolis -- A “Robber Barronâ€? of the New Frontier
  • The Centennial: Accentuating the PositiveLBJ and the War on Poverty -- Hulett C. Smithâ€?s Sin of Omission -- Challenges of “Creative Federalismâ€? -- Disappointments of the Crash Program -- From Head Start to VISTA -- Charleston as Prototype: Community Action and “Maximum Feasible Participationâ€? -- Hardy and McDowell: Appalachian Models for the War on Poverty -- Reaction in West Virginia -- Guns Over Butter: OEO in Retreat -- Reorganizing the State OEO -- “Rethinking OEOâ€?s Approachâ€?: Assessing McDowell and Kanawha -- The ARC: A Lost Opportunity?
  • ConclusionRaising Hell in the Hillsand Hollows: AVs, VISTAs, and Community Action -- Huey Perry and the Mingo Model for “Maximum Feasible Participationâ€? -- The Rise of the Appalachian Volunteers -- AVs in West Virginia: “Outsiders and Trouble Makersâ€? or “the Best Hope for Changeâ€?? -- Rising Militancy in Appalachia -- AVs Under Attack -- Governor Smith Closes Ranks with the Critics -- Assessing AVs and VISTAs -- West Virginiaâ€?s War on Poverty in Retrospect -- From the Silver Bridge to Farmington and Rumblings at the Grassroots
Control code
794700683
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 470 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781933202983
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700683

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