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South Atlantic Quarterly (1906) 5 (2): 128–133.
Published: 01 April 1906
...Clarence H. Poe Copyright © 1906 by Duke University Press 1906 Enormous Wastes in Our Cotton Farming* By Clarence H. Poe, Editor of The Progressive Farmer, Raleigh, N. C. A few weeks ago the writer obtained from Chief Statisti­ cian 0. P. Austin, of the United States Department of Agri­...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (1): 137–150.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Sheena Wilson This article takes the E. L. Smith Solar Farm, a proposed municipal solar energy infrastructure project in Edmonton, Alberta, as a case study of solar imaginaries as they intertwine with material and social realities. Set for installation at the E. L. Smith Water Treatment Plant site...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1955) 54 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 1955
...Robert H. Woody Thomas Jefferson’s Farm Book: With Commentary and Relevant Extracts from Other Writings . Edited by Betts Edwin Morris . Princeton : Princeton University Press for the American Philosophical Society , 1953 . Pp. xxiii , 552 . $15.00 . Copyright © 1955 by Duke...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1951) 50 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 July 1951
... Press , 1950 . Pp. xiii , 396 . $5.00 . Nook Farm: Mark Twain’s Hartford Circle . By Andrews Kenneth R. . Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press , 1950 . Pp. xii , 288 . $4.75 . Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 Book Reviews 437 The Literary...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1928) 27 (2): 142–160.
Published: 01 April 1928
...Luther L. Bernard Copyright © 1928 by Duke University Press 1928 THE FUNDAMENTAL VALUES OF FARM LIFE LUTHER L. BERNARD Tulane University I. THE FUNDAMENTAL values of farm life are mainly spiritual. Much has been said by the politician and the Fourth of July orator about the imperial...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1928) 27 (3): 310–324.
Published: 01 July 1928
...Caroline B. Sherman Copyright © 1928 by Duke University Press 1928 FARM LIFE FICTION CAROLINE B. SHERMAN United States Department of Agriculture ONE of the interesting developments of twentieth cen­ tury writing has been the rise of a new school of Ameri­ can fiction finding its subject...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1934) 33 (2): 113–127.
Published: 01 April 1934
...Clarence Poe Copyright © 1934 by Duke University Press 1934 The South Atlantic Quarterly Vol. XXXIII APRIL, 1934 Number 2 EXPLODING AGRICULTURAL MYTHS: COMPARING FARM PROSPERITY SOUTH AND WEST CLARENCE POE BORN within eight miles of Raleigh and for some time editor of the Raleigh Chronicle...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1947) 46 (2): 212–218.
Published: 01 April 1947
...James McBride Dabbs Copyright © 1947 by Duke University Press 1947 THE IMAGE OF SOCIETY IN FACTORY AND FARM james McBride dabbs IN THE GLARE of war men see shining in their midst the figure of the nation. As the glare fades, to be succeeded by the softer light of peace, the imagined figure...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1979) 78 (3): 302–316.
Published: 01 July 1979
...Thomas M. Jacklin Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 Mission to the Sharecroppers: Neo-Orthodox Radicalism and the Delta Farm Venture, 1936-40 Thomas M. Jacklin Historians of American religion recognize the 1930 s as a turbulent era in the annals of Protestant social concern...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 387–409.
Published: 01 April 2008
... of industrial poultry farming. Both the risk of a transspecies outbreak of high pathogen avian flu and the measures promised to ensure our safety in such a crisis are culturally constructed, reflecting the racialized, scientized, and commodified nature of contemporary chicken farming. © 2008 Duke University...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 355–372.
Published: 01 April 2008
... organic and conventionally farmed foods, as well as the larger (possibly untenable) distinctions between nature and culture. Finally, the essay expands into a larger frame of debate to consider the way in which contamination inflects the national discourse on immigration. © 2008 Duke University Press...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 489–505.
Published: 01 July 2013
... stayed put and contributed to the destruction of slavery on the South’s plantations and farms and in its cities and towns. This essay suggests, however, that while neither Du Bois nor the scholars who followed him fully grasped the part slave women played in the wartime destruction of slavery, his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1940) 39 (4): 413–426.
Published: 01 October 1940
... proletariat, he would keep America agrarian. Countless men of affairs have repeated his wish. Even today, in a predominantly urban America, we still hear it said perhaps with more vehemence than assurance that the farming community is the nation s backbone. The aspirant to high political office still does...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1913) 12 (1): 60–71.
Published: 01 January 1913
... it exceeded sixteen million, the increase during the fifty years just passed being slightly more than 100 per cent. In con­ trast to this the amount of land in farms in these states was al­ most 162,000,000 acres in 1860 and had increased to only 164,000,000 in 1910, an increase of only 1.4 per cent. In 1860...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1922) 21 (4): 298–312.
Published: 01 October 1922
... and without knowledge of what other farmers are doing, and, second, the nature of the capital in­ vested on the farm, the land and improvements, is such that it cannot easily be diverted into other lines of industry. The labor on the farm is not so easily shifted into more re­ munerative fields since, though...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1929) 28 (4): 346–353.
Published: 01 October 1929
... to make such studies of farm families, many of us among the rural-born laity pause and think. We feel like making some restraining ges­ ture until we shall have ascertained just how these studies are to be made, just how the results are to be interpreted, and just what kind of advice or readjustment plans...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1907) 6 (2): 135–146.
Published: 01 April 1907
... of agriculture to the high school curriculum. First, it is claimed that instruction in agriculture will promote, and possibly create, a love for the soil, and the things it produces, and give to the pupil a tendency to the life on the farm. There may be a little of truth in this, but not much. All studies...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1948) 47 (3): 342–351.
Published: 01 July 1948
... the Gentile farmers of your section, eh ? I was a farmer myself, Herr Scharfiihrer, the prisoner said, calmly. What a farmer? the SS guard mocked. Have you ever seen a Jewish farmer? My father was a farmer, too, the young man added. So were my two brothers. We managed a little farm all by ourselves...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1925) 24 (3): 264–268.
Published: 01 July 1925
... and the farmer s family have been pictured as the help­ less victims of a hopeless system. Farm life unquestionably has its very real and very vital problems, but searching out the defects of country life has now gone far beyond the point of usefulness, says Dr. Charles J. Galpin, recognized leader in rural...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1904) 3 (2): 109–116.
Published: 01 April 1904
... reached may be applied with modifications more or less slight to the larger territory similarly circumstanced. The study involves two inquiries of high importance. The first is concerned with the efficiency of the farming system. It seeks to ascertain whether land, labor, and capital are so combined...