Reimagining rural : urbanormative portrayals of rural life / edited by Gregory M. Fulkerson and Alexander R. Thomas.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Lanham : Lexington Books, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description
vi, 166 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Editor
Series
Studies in urban-rural dynamics
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction : the need to reimagine rural / Gregory M. Fulkerson & Alexander R. Thomas -- Popular media representations of rural -- Representations of rural in popular North American television / Gregory M. Fulkerson & Brian M. Lowe -- Portrayals of rural people and places in reality television programming : how popular american cable series misrepresent rural realities / Karl A. Jicha -- Inbred horror revisited : the fear of the rural in twenty-first century backwoods horror films / Karen Hayden -- Reconsidering the rural in the end : rural representations in post-apocalyptic settings / Brian M. Lowe -- The sources of rural meaning and knowledge construction -- Urbanormativity in news coverage of rural life / Pilar Erin McKay -- Cow college and critical rural knowledge / Barbara Ching -- Common core, stem, and rural schools : views from students and states / Leanne M. Avery & John W. Sipple -- Conclusion: reimagining rural / Gregory M. Fulkerson & Alexander R. Thomas.
ISBN
  • 9781498534062 ((cloth : : alk. paper))
  • 1498534066 ((cloth : : alk. paper))
LCCN
2016013105
OCLC
946160820
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