Wastelanding : legacies of uranium mining in Navajo country / Traci Brynne Voyles.

Author
Voyles, Traci Brynne, 1981- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press, [2015]
Description
xv, 291 pages ; 22 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Preface: In search of treasure -- Introduction: Sacrificial land -- Empty except for Indians : early impressions of Navajo rangeland -- Prospecting for magic ore in America's new frontier -- Cowboys and Indians in Navajo country -- Hot spots: justice, power, and gender in the radioactive present -- Monsters and mountains: competing geographies of uranium -- The big hurt: boom and bust on contested ground -- Conclusion. Zombie mines: the future of uranium and Native sovereignty.
Other title(s)
Legacies of uranium mining in Navajo country
ISBN
  • 9780816692644 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 0816692645 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 9780816692675 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • 081669267X (paperback : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2014028049
OCLC
894746316
Statement on Language in Description
Princeton University Library aims to describe Library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage. Read more...
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information