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A Thousand Plateaus: Mining Entropy in Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt

Georgiana Banita

in The Comics of Joe Sacco: Journalism in a Visual World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781496802217
eISBN:
9781496802262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496802217.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Georgiana Banita reads Sacco’s contribution to his book with Chris Hedges, Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt, as partaking in the traditions of muckraking journalism and environmentalist ... More


Depletion of Social Capital in Coalfield Communities1

Shannon Elizabeth Bell

in Fighting King Coal: The Challenges to Micromobilization in Central Appalachia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262034340
eISBN:
9780262333597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034340.003.0004
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Chapter 3 begins with a description of how the dimensions of social capital–network ties, trust, and shared social norms–are critical to the generation of solidarity, the first of the necessary ... More


Prose, Poetry, and Songs of Labor

Theresa Lloyd (ed.)

in Writing Appalachia: An Anthology

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813178790
eISBN:
9780813178806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178790.003.0704
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

Mountain society changed dramatically with rapid post-Civil War industrialization, which laid the groundwork for the region’s wide-scale poverty and dependency. The hardships of work and oppressive ... More


The Politics of Space in Joe Sacco’s Representations of the Appalachian Coalfields

Richard Todd Stafford

in The Comics of Joe Sacco: Journalism in a Visual World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781496802217
eISBN:
9781496802262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496802217.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Richard Todd Stafford also analyzes Sacco’s representations of the Appalachian coalfields in Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt, finding in Sacco’s landscapes and portraits a complex process of ... More


The Last Rites

in Gresford: The Anatomy of a Disaster

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238928
eISBN:
9781846313240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313240.016
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter details the events that occurred after the findings of the inquiry into the Gresford disaster were released. Towards the end of March 1937 it was announced that proceedings were to be ... More


Creating a Micromobilization Context through Photovoice

Shannon Elizabeth Bell

in Fighting King Coal: The Challenges to Micromobilization in Central Appalachia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262034340
eISBN:
9780262333597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034340.003.0009
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Chapter 8 provides a rational for using the feminist participatory action research method of Photovoice as a means of creating a more complete picture of “non-action in the face of injustice.” ... More


Chapter 14

Nancy Redmayne Ross (ed.)

in The Diary of a Maritimer, 1816-1901: Life and Times of Joseph Salter

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780969588597
eISBN:
9781786944849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780969588597.003.0014
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter focuses on Salter’s employment as Paymaster and Clerk for the Victoria Coal Mines near Sydney in early 1870. An air of uncertainty is prevalent throughout the chapter, concerning the ... More


Chapter 15

Nancy Redmayne Ross (ed.)

in The Diary of a Maritimer, 1816-1901: Life and Times of Joseph Salter

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780969588597
eISBN:
9781786944849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780969588597.003.0015
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter provides an insight into the bleak difficulties of working within the coal trade in the 1870s, and discusses the issues that arise when faced with the underselling and overproducing of ... More


Drama and the Dramatic

Jeremy Tambling

in The Edinburgh Companion to D. H. Lawrence and the Arts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474456623
eISBN:
9781474496056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456623.003.0018
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Lawrence was a prolific writer of plays, and this chapter reviews what he was interested in when he wrote them, giving attention to all eight full-length plays, but concentrating on his mining ... More


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