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
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Don
Dewey number
331.5/440979409045
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD1527.C2
LC item number
M59 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Geographies of justice and social transformation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
1 online resource (574 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280491269
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784959321
  • (CaPaEBR)ebrary10555736
  • (SSID)ssj0000652780
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11442561
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000652780
  • (PQKBWorkID)10642350
  • (PQKB)10285494
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3039093
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse17761
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000176425
Label
They saved the crops : labor, landscape, and the struggle over industrial farming in Bracero-era California, Don Mitchell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
1 online resource (574 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280491269
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784959321
  • (CaPaEBR)ebrary10555736
  • (SSID)ssj0000652780
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11442561
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000652780
  • (PQKBWorkID)10642350
  • (PQKB)10285494
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3039093
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse17761
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000176425

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