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Title Confronting ecological crisis in Appalachia and the South : university and community partnerships / edited by Stephanie McSpirit, Lynne Faltraco, and Conner Bailey.
Published Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2012.
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 Floor2  GE198.A33 C66 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 269 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Forging partnerships between communities and academic activists / Stephanie McSpirit, Lynne Faltraco, and Conner Bailey -- Confessions of the parasitic researcher to the man in the cowboy hat / Sherry Cable -- What difference did it make? The Appalachian land ownership study after twenty-five years / Shaunna L. Scott -- Participatory action research : combating the poisoning of Dayhoit, Harlan County / Roy Silver -- The Martin County project : students, faculty, and citizens research the effects of a technological disaster / Stephanie McSpirit ... [et al.] -- Unsuitable : the fight to save Black Mountain, 1998-1999 / Robert Gipe -- Building partnerships to challenge Chip Mills : citizen activists find academic allies / Lynne Faltraco and Conner Bailey -- Environmental justice from the roots : Tillery, North Carolina / Mansoureh Tajik -- The incineration of chemical weapons in Anniston, Alabama : the march for environmental justice / Suzanne Marshall, Rufus Kinney, and Antoinnette Hudson -- Expertise and alliances : how Kentuckians transformed the U.S. chemical weapons disposal program / Robert Futrell and Dick Futrell -- Headwaters : a student-faculty participatory research project in Eastern Kentucky / Alan Banks, Alice Jones, and Anne Blakeney -- Social theory , Appalachian studies, and the challenge of global regions : the UK Rockefeller Humanities Fellowship Program, 2001-2005 / Betsy Taylor, Lynne Faltraco, and Ana Isla -- Conclusion : Reflections on public scholarship in Appalachia and the South / Stephanie McSpirit, Lynne Faltraco, and Conner Bailey.
Subject Environmentalism -- Appalachian Region.
Environmentalism -- Southern States.
Environmental protection -- Appalachian Region -- Citizen participation.
Environmental protection -- Southern States -- Citizen participation.
Environmental policy -- Appalachian Region -- Citizen participation.
Environmental policy -- Southern States -- Citizen participation.
Community and college -- Appalachian Region.
Community and college -- Southern States.
Industries -- Environmental aspects -- Appalachian Region.
Industries -- Environmental aspects -- Southern States.
Related Names McSpirit, Stephanie, 1962-
Faltraco, Lynne, 1947-
Bailey, Conner.
ISBN 0813136199 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780813136196 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780813136615 (pdf)
081313661X (pdf)
9780813139722 (epub)
0813139724 (epub)
OCLC number 757463389