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The Resource They Live on The Land : Life in an Open Country Southern Community

They Live on The Land : Life in an Open Country Southern Community

Label
They Live on The Land : Life in an Open Country Southern Community
Title
They Live on The Land
Title remainder
Life in an Open Country Southern Community
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
""First published in 1940 as part of the information-gathering effort of the TVA, the work examines Gorgas, Alabama, a predominantly white farming settlement. Hailed as the most intensive case study ever made in the South, the book provides a detailed portrait of southern rural life on the verge of extinction.""--Florida Historical Quarterly ""One of the finest examples of the genre of the community survey. . . The book is remarkably free of special pleading. And every chapter is paced with fascinating data and insights. The University of Alabama Prss is to be congratulated for reissuing t
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Terry, Paul W
Dewey number
307.72
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN79
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sims, Verner M
Series statement
Library Alabama Classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology, Rural
  • Country life
  • Social surveys
  • Southern States
  • Country life
  • Rural conditions
  • Social surveys
  • Sociology, Rural
  • Southern States
Label
They Live on The Land : Life in an Open Country Southern Community
Instantiates
Publication
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
Introduction by Clarence l. Mohr; Photographic Section; Contents to the 1940 Edition; Preface to the 1940 Edition; 1. Origins of the Community; 2. The People; 3. Economic Life of the Community; 4. Civic Life; 5. Health and Medical Services; 6. The Homes; 7. The Churches; 8. The Schools; 9. How the People Spent Their Time; 10. What the People Thought; 11. Leadership of the Community
Control code
896794108
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817389079
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)896794108
Label
They Live on The Land : Life in an Open Country Southern Community
Publication
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
Introduction by Clarence l. Mohr; Photographic Section; Contents to the 1940 Edition; Preface to the 1940 Edition; 1. Origins of the Community; 2. The People; 3. Economic Life of the Community; 4. Civic Life; 5. Health and Medical Services; 6. The Homes; 7. The Churches; 8. The Schools; 9. How the People Spent Their Time; 10. What the People Thought; 11. Leadership of the Community
Control code
896794108
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817389079
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)896794108

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