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The anguish of displacement : the politics of literacy in the letters of mountain families in Shenandoah National Park / Katrina M. Powell.

Author/creator Powell, Katrina M., 1976-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoCharlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2007.
Descriptionxv, 212 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Contents Introduction : understanding history through literacy -- Literacy, status, and narrative representation -- Representation, advocacy, and identification -- Genre knowledge and assumptions about class and education -- Resistance, negotiation, and social action -- Social participation and resisting cultural codes -- Rhetorics of displacement and the politics of eminent domain.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [191]-206) and index.
LCCN 2007014966
ISBN9780813926285 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0813926289 (cloth : alk. paper)

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Joyner General Stacks HN 79.V8 P67 2007 ✔ Available Place Hold

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