Series: Place Matters New Direction Appal Stds
Hardcover: 318 pages
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky (June 2, 2016)
Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 1 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 2945264
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
Known for its dramatic beauty and valuable natural resources, Appalachia has undergone significant technological, economic, political, and environmental changes in recent decades. Home to distinctive traditions and a rich cultural heritage, the area is also plagued by poverty, insufficient healthcare and education, drug addiction, and ecological devastation. This complex and controversial region has been examined by generations of scholars, activ...