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Borges, Marcelo J.

Company Towns

Borges, Marcelo J. - Company Towns, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Company Towns: Concepts, Historiography, and Approaches
Marcelo J. Borges, Susana B. Torres

2. Form and Reform: The Garden City of Hellerau-bei-Dresden, Germany, between Company Town and Model Town
Marynel Ryan Zee

3. From Colonial Company Town to Industrial City: The South Manchuria Railway Company in Fushun, China
Limin Teh

4. “Little Storybook Town”: Space and Labor in a Company Town in Colonial Angola
Jeremy Ball

5. Labor Resistance and Accommodation among Immigrant Workers in the Oil Company Towns of Patagonia, Argentina
Susana B. Torres, Marcelo J. Borges

6. When Ghosts Hovered: Community and Crisis in the Company Town of Britannia Beach, British Columbia, Canada
Katharine Rollwagen

7. Company Towns in a Transnational Commodity Chain: Social and Environmental Dimensions of Aluminum Production in Porto Trombetás, Brazil, and Årdal, Norway
Frank Meyer

8. Race and Gender in Peripheral Resource Towns: Boundaries and Boundary-Crossings in Tanjung Bara Mining Camp in Kalimantan, Indonesia
Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt

9. Reflections on an Appalachian Camelot: Place, Memory, and Identity in the Former Company Town of Wheelwright, Kentucky, USA
Lisa Perry

Keywords: History, World History, Global and Transnational History, Modern History, Social History, Cultural History, History of the Americas, Economic History

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
276 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137024671
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-43859-4

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