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Title Power and place in the North American West / edited by Richard White and John M. Findlay
Published Seattle : Center for the Study of the Pacific Northwest in association with University of Washington Press, [1999]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 312 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Emil and Kathleen Sick Lecture-Book Series in Western History and Biography
Emil and Kathleen Sick lecture-book series in western history and biography.
Contents Introduction / John M. Findlay and Richard White ; Part I: Indians and Non-Indians ; Coboway's Tale: A Story of Power and Places Along the Columbia / James P. Ronda ; Violence, Justice, and State Power in the New Mexican Borderlands, 1780-1880 / James F. Brooks ; Making ""Indians"" in British Columbia: Power, Race, and the Importance of PLace / John Lutz ; Part II: Race in the Urban West ; Federal Power and Racial Politics in Los Angeles during World War II / Kevin Allen Leonard
Nature's Industries: The Rhetoric of Industrialism in the Oregon Country / William G. Robbins Part IV: Gender in the Urban West ; Lighting Out for the Territory: Women, Mobility, and Western Place / Virginia Scharff ; Contributors ; Index
Race, Rhetoric, and Regional Identity: Boosting Los Angeles, 1880-1930 / William Deverell and Douglas Flamming Recasting Idenitites: American-born Chinese and Nisei in the Era of the Pacific War / Chris Friday ; Part III: Environment and Economy ; Tourism as Colonial Economy: Power and Place in Western Tourism / Hal Rothman ; Creating Wealth by Consuming Place: Timber Management on the Gifford Pinchot National Forest / Paul W. Hirt ; ""Politics Is at the Bottom of the Whole Thing"" : Spatial Relations of Power in Oregon Salmon Management / Joseph E. Taylor III
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Human geography -- Canada, Western -- Congresses.
Human geography -- West (U.S.) -- Congresses.
Power (Social sciences) -- Canada, Western -- Congresses.
Power (Social sciences) -- West (U.S.) -- Congresses.
Canada, Western -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.
Canada, Western -- History -- Congresses.
Canada, Western -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
West (U.S.) -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.
West (U.S.) -- History -- Congresses.
West (U.S.) -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Findlay, John M., 1955-
White, Richard, 1947-
LC no. 98031496
ISBN 0295802200 (electronic bk.)
0295977744 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780295802206 (electronic bk.)
9780295977744 (cloth ; alk. paper)