Appalachian Legacy

Appalachian Legacy
Author : James P. Ziliak
Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
Total Pages : 216
Release : 2012-02-24
ISBN 10 : 9780815722151
ISBN 13 : 081572215X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Appalachian Legacy
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: James P. Ziliak
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-24 - Publisher: Brookings Institution Press

In 1964 President Lyndon Johnson traveled to Kentucky's Martin County to declare war on poverty. The following year he signed the Appalachian Regional Developme
Appalachian Legacy
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Shelby Lee Adams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

Photographs taken 1973-1997 in Perry, Letcher, Knott, Leslie, Floyd, and Breathitt Counties, Kentucky.
Appalachian lives
Language: en
Pages: 98
Authors: Shelby Lee Adams
Categories: Appalachian Region, Southern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

An Appalachian Farmer's Story
Language: en
Pages: 121
Authors: Diane Asséo Griliches
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Mercer University Press

Eighty-year-old farmer and cabinet maker Roy Anderson provides an oral history of his inspiring and deeply American life of enterprise and self-reliance in ofte
An Appalachian School in Coal Country
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Terry Huffman
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-20 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book describes an elementary school’s efforts to respond to the needs of their highly distressed central Appalachian community. These educators, their sc
Reconstructing Appalachia
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Andrew L. Slap
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-28 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Families, communities, and the nation itself were irretrievably altered by the Civil War and the subsequent societal transformations of the nineteenth century.
A Study Guide for Barbara Kingsolver's
Language: en
Pages: 25
Authors: Gale, Cengage Learning
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

A Study Guide for Barbara Kingsolver's "Rose-Johnny," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary
Appalachia
Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Appalachian Region
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher:

The Routledge Companion to Media and Poverty
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: Sandra L. Borden
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Comprehensive and interdisciplinary, this collection explores the complex, and often problematic, ways in which the news media shapes perceptions of poverty. Ed
Dear Appalachia
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Emily Satterwhite
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-16 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Much criticism has been directed at negative stereotypes of Appalachia perpetuated by movies, television shows, and news media. Books, on the other hand, often