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Religion and resistance in Appalachia : faith and the fight against mountaintop removal coal mining / Joseph D. Witt.

Author:
Witt, Joseph D. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
284 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Place matters (Series) (Lexington, Ky.) [More in this series]
  • Place matters: new directions in Appalachian studies
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-274) and index.
Contents:
Marsh Fork Elementary, June 23, 2009 -- Religion, place, and mountaintop removal -- Seeking justice: religion, service, and defending the poor in Appalachia -- Caring for creation: environmental stewardship and theocentric activism in Appalachia -- Defending mother earth: biocentrism and nature-venerating spiritualities -- Religion, friction, and cultural encounter in the anti-mountaintop removal movement -- Looking to the future in Appalachia and beyond.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780813168128 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 0813168120 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic book))
LCCN:
2016046792
OCLC:
945951466
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