Welcome to Resisterville: American Dissidents in British Columbia

Welcome to Resisterville: American Dissidents in British Columbia

By: Kathleen E. Rodgers (author)Paperback

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This book will interest British Columbia history buffs, as well as sociologists studying immigration, social movements, and alternative communities.

About Author

Kathleen Rodgers is an assistant professor of sociology in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Ottawa.


Foreword Prologue 1 Welcome to Resisterville 2 Identity and the American Migration 3 Taking Root: Brokering Friends and Allies in the West Kootenay Counterculture, 1965-73 4 Acting Together and Resisting Together: Building a Countercultural Haven, 1968-79 5 "We Were Even Stranger than Other Strangers": Conflict, Contestation, and Boundary Negotiation in the Formation of the West Kootenay Counterculture, 1968-79 6 The Birth of Environmental Consciousness and the Rise of the Environmental Critique, 1973-91 7 Leadership, Legacy, and Reconciliation Conclusion: Forging a Long Tradition Appendix Notes References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774827348
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 200
  • ID: 9780774827348
  • weight: 360
  • ISBN10: 0774827343

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