The Resource They saved the crops : labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California, Don Mitchell, (electronic resource)

They saved the crops : labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California, Don Mitchell, (electronic resource)

Label
They saved the crops : labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California
Title
They saved the crops
Title remainder
labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California
Statement of responsibility
Don Mitchell
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Don
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD1527.C2
LC item number
M59 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
Geographies of justice and social transformation
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  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Foreign workers, Mexican
  • Human geography
Label
They saved the crops : labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California, Don Mitchell, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The agribusiness landscape in the "war emergency": the origins of the bracero program and the struggle to control it -- The struggle for a rational farming landscape: worker housing and grower power -- The dream of labor power: fluid labor and the solid landscape -- Organizing the landscape: labor camps, international agreements, and the NFLU -- The persistent landscape: perpetuating crisis in California -- Imperial farming, imperialist landscapes -- Labor process, laboring life -- Operation wetback: preserving the status quo -- RFLOAC: the imbrication of grower control -- Power in the peach bowl: of domination, prevailing wages, and the (never-ending) question of housing -- Dead labor--literally: (another) crisis in the bracero program -- Organizing resistance: swinging at the heart of the bracero program -- The demise of the bracero program: closing the gates of cheap labor? -- The ever-new, ever-same: labor militancy, rationalization, and the post-bracero landscape
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 529 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784959321
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10555736
Label
They saved the crops : labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California, Don Mitchell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The agribusiness landscape in the "war emergency": the origins of the bracero program and the struggle to control it -- The struggle for a rational farming landscape: worker housing and grower power -- The dream of labor power: fluid labor and the solid landscape -- Organizing the landscape: labor camps, international agreements, and the NFLU -- The persistent landscape: perpetuating crisis in California -- Imperial farming, imperialist landscapes -- Labor process, laboring life -- Operation wetback: preserving the status quo -- RFLOAC: the imbrication of grower control -- Power in the peach bowl: of domination, prevailing wages, and the (never-ending) question of housing -- Dead labor--literally: (another) crisis in the bracero program -- Organizing resistance: swinging at the heart of the bracero program -- The demise of the bracero program: closing the gates of cheap labor? -- The ever-new, ever-same: labor militancy, rationalization, and the post-bracero landscape
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 529 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784959321
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10555736

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