Reopening the American West

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  • Creator edited by Hal K. Rothman
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [1998] ©1998
  • Physical Details
    • xiv, 208 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780816516001, 0816516006, 9780816516254, 0816516251
  • OCLC ocm37254317

Notes

  • Based on papers presented at, and having their origin in followup to, a symposium held in Prescott, Arizona in November 1993, sponsored by the Arizona Humanities Council.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Dreams of earth / William deBuys -- Environmentalism and multiculturalism / Dan L. Flores -- Pyre on the mountain / Stephen J. Pyne -- Las Vegas versus nature / Mike Davis -- The legacy of John Wesley Powell / Donald Worster -- Pokey's paradox : tourism and transformation on the western Navajo reservation / Hal K. Rothman -- Negotiating national identity : western tourism and "see America first" / Marguerite S. Shaffer -- Place humanists at the headgates / Helen Ingram -- Tapping the Rockies : resource exploitation and conservation in the intermountain West / Char Miller -- The meaning of place : reimagining community in a changing West / Robert Gottlieb
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