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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 July 2006
.... 20 , 1930 , p. 1 Burlington Hawk-Eye Gazette , July 6 , 1931 , p. 3 32 Waldstein, Water Runs Downhill, 55–56 33 Walter A. Lunden , Crime in Iowa (Ames, la.: Art Press, 1966 ), 23 -24. Bandits, Mad Men, and Suicides: Fear, Anger, and Death in a Troubled Iowa...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 580–593.
Published: 01 November 2022
... on their land. The financial repercussions are noted, but the focus is the emotional toll of the crisis, including stress, depression, suicide, divorce, dysfunctional family relationships, rural social problems, and how the Farm Crisis frayed the fabric of rural communities. cltevis@wccta.net Copyright...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (3): 694–696.
Published: 01 July 2000
..., especially farmers, choose to end their own lives remains illusive. The increased incidence of suicides among farmers has begun to attract more national attention, however, it remains a complex and scary phenomenon. Not only do suicides among farm families shake the emotional foundations of the community...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (3): 696–699.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Harl A. Dalstrom Oahe: A Question of Values . Doug Sharples and Judi Sharples . Copyright 2000 Agricultural History Society 2000 696 / Agricultural History Iowa and North Dakota that recount situations they have confronted. It is in his attempt to gather similar suicide data from...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 276–310.
Published: 01 April 2021
... elementary school],” Tonga ilbo , June 13, 1956. 46. “Kyŏlsik adong 7000-yŏmyŏng, Hongch‘ŏn-gun ha ŭi ch’amsang [7000 poorly fed children; The misery of Honch‘ŏn County],” Kyŏnghyang sinmun , July 11, 1956. 47. “Inong, chasal nallo nŭnda [Rural exodus and suicide increase day by day...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 231–236.
Published: 01 May 2022
... , 2004 . Reid Debra A. Reaping a Greater Harvest: African Americans, the Extension Service, and Rural Reform in Jim Crow Texas . College Station : Texas A&M Press , 2007 . Rosenberg Gabriel N. “ A Race Suicide among Hogs: The Biopolitics of Pork in the United States, 1865–1930...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 706–708.
Published: 01 November 2023
..., psychological strain, and ignominy of the loss of a farm, saw male farm suicides increase in the 1980s. Iowa's record, however, was less serious than in bordering states. By the fall of 1985 the Iowa farm crisis moved toward its partial resolution phase. The unwieldy bankruptcy laws were tailored to the needs...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 264–265.
Published: 01 October 2012
... on the road construction gangs and argues that Saskatchewan s comprehensive rural road network was due to thousands of farmers using pick and axe. McManus also shows how the unending spiral of failure took its toll on societal values and individual behavior. In his discussions of illegitimate births, suicides...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 383–384.
Published: 01 July 2005
..., abandoned by the suicide of his wife, and, though a convert, ostracized by Aryanism in the nation to which he devoted his life. Bosch?bright, thoughtful, moral?develops the technology by which Ger? many prolongs two world wars, helplessly predicts Germany's fate in World War II, and dies before he can see...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 116–117.
Published: 01 January 2008
... who received the honor of firing the firstshot of the Civil War at Fort Sumter. In 1865, ill and having lostmuch in the war, he knew his dream of an independent southern republic had failed. Ruffin wrapped himself in a Confederate flag and committed suicide. This same man, however, has largely been...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2008
... as a wild haired, racist, fire-brand secessionist who received the honor of firing the firstshot of the Civil War at Fort Sumter. In 1865, ill and having lostmuch in the war, he knew his dream of an independent southern republic had failed. Ruffin wrapped himself in a Confederate flag and committed suicide...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 391–393.
Published: 01 July 2001
... on childhood suicide, divorce rates, and poverty. Social Assessment and Agricultural Reform in Central Asia and Turkey. World Bank Technical Paper No. 461. Edited by Ayse Kudat, Stan Peabody, and Caglar Keyder. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 2000. 328 pp., $25.00, paperback, ISBN 0-8213-4678-4. This report...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 404–406.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and farmer suicides forms the backdrop to this discussion. Yet Flachs is careful to situate the current crisis within legacies of colonial and postcolonial development, arguing that it is not cotton itself that has caused distress but rather generational poverty, rural inequalities, and the commodification...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 21–23.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of the state. The town was founded in 1867, during the Indian Wars period, and only two years after the US Army had established a nearby fort Fort Hays. Anyone who has seen the movie Dances with Wolves will recognize Fort Hays as the place where the Kevin Costner character receives orders from a suicidal...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 January 2020
... in eastern Cuba that also failed spectacularly. Henson calls the 1965 attack in Mexico suicidal, and in fact that is how Castro s detractors perceived his assault on Moncada twelve years earlier until his triumphal entry into Havana five years later seemingly vindicated his actions. In both cases, however...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 433–435.
Published: 01 July 2007
...,men working at lumbering during thewinter and women and children maintain ing the farms. It also shows how farming changed drastically after the 1940s. The author is not afraid to deal with the risks of farming.He notes the increase in suicides as farm families faced hard times in the 1990s. He even...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (3): 77–103.
Published: 01 July 2012
... ; Danbom , Resisted Revolution , 43 . Edward Alsworth Ross coined the terms “folk depletion” and “race suicide” though the latter term was used by Theodore Roosevelt . Edward Alsworth Ross , “The Causes of Race Superiority,” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 531–552.
Published: 01 November 2022
... like dyin’ like that scarecrow in the rain,” which acknowledges the suicidal thoughts that were a reality for many struggling farmers. 64 The striking image of a white cross was also sometimes used to the advantage of struggling farmers at bankruptcy auctions when it would indicate...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 536–558.
Published: 01 October 2015
... from grace Melbourne was found dead in his hotel in Den- 553 Agricultural History Fall ver, an apparent suicide.40 In Goodland and in other places where the rainmaking faith was once strong, farmers took its failure hard. Some got angry, and some again debated the religious implications of weather...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 512–530.
Published: 01 November 2022
.... The farmer suicide problem of the 1980s was faced primarily by men, and particularly those in their fifties and older. In the rural Midwest in that era, women rarely inherited a family's land and therefore did not bear the burden of passing it on to the next generation undiminished. Faced with the loss...