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The Resource Consumers in the country : technology and social change in rural America, Ronald R. Kline

Consumers in the country : technology and social change in rural America, Ronald R. Kline

Label
Consumers in the country : technology and social change in rural America
Title
Consumers in the country
Title remainder
technology and social change in rural America
Statement of responsibility
Ronald R. Kline
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Consumers in the Country Ronald Kline, avoiding the trap of technological determinism, explores the changing relationships among the Country Life professionals, government agencies, sales people, and others who promoted these technologies and the farm families who largely succeeded in adapting the technologies to rural culture."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kline, Ronald R
Dewey number
303.48/3/0973091734
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T14.5
LC item number
.K578 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Revisiting rural America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Country life
  • Farm life
  • Rural conditions
  • Rural electrification
Label
Consumers in the country : technology and social change in rural America, Ronald R. Kline
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
(Re)inventing the telephone -- Taming the devil wagon -- Defining modernity in the home -- Tuning in the country -- Creating the REA -- Struggling for local autonomy -- Lights in the country -- Completing the job -- (Re)forming rural life
Control code
42420729
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780801862489
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99045676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Consumers in the country : technology and social change in rural America, Ronald R. Kline
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
(Re)inventing the telephone -- Taming the devil wagon -- Defining modernity in the home -- Tuning in the country -- Creating the REA -- Struggling for local autonomy -- Lights in the country -- Completing the job -- (Re)forming rural life
Control code
42420729
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780801862489
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99045676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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