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The Resource Poor man's fortune : white working-class conservatism in American metal mining, 1850-1950, Jarod Roll

Poor man's fortune : white working-class conservatism in American metal mining, 1850-1950, Jarod Roll

Label
Poor man's fortune : white working-class conservatism in American metal mining, 1850-1950
Title
Poor man's fortune
Title remainder
white working-class conservatism in American metal mining, 1850-1950
Statement of responsibility
Jarod Roll
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"White working-class conservatives have played a decisive role in American history, particularly in their opposition to social justice movements, radical critiques of capitalism, and government help for the poor and sick. While this pattern is largely seen as a post-1960s development, 'Poor Man's Fortune' tells a different story, excavating the long history of white working-class conservatism in the century from the Civil War to World War II. With a close study of metal miners in the Tri-State district of Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma, Jarod Roll reveals why successive generations of white, native-born men willingly and repeatedly opposed labor unions and government-led health and safety reforms, even during the New Deal"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roll, Jarod
Dewey number
305.9/622344097309034
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8039.M72
LC item number
U687 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Miners
  • Miners
  • Working class whites
  • Working class men
  • Conservatism
  • Masculinity
  • White nationalism
  • HISTORY
  • Conservatism
  • Miners
  • White nationalism
Label
Poor man's fortune : white working-class conservatism in American metal mining, 1850-1950, Jarod Roll
Instantiates
Publication
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
Finding's keeping -- The favorite of fortune -- Nothing but his labor -- The Joplin man simply takes his chances -- The American boy has held his own -- Red-blooded, rugged individuals -- Back to work
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469656311
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv1030gvh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1149924259
  • (OCoLC)1149924259
Label
Poor man's fortune : white working-class conservatism in American metal mining, 1850-1950, Jarod Roll
Publication
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
Finding's keeping -- The favorite of fortune -- Nothing but his labor -- The Joplin man simply takes his chances -- The American boy has held his own -- Red-blooded, rugged individuals -- Back to work
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469656311
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv1030gvh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1149924259
  • (OCoLC)1149924259

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