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Tables of Contents for To Save the Land and People
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Acknowledgments
xi
 
Abbreviations
xiii
 
Introduction. Common People and Private Property
1
6
Making, Taking, and Stripping the Land
7
18
Our Country Would Be Better Fit for Farming: Opposition to Surface Coal Mining in Ohio
25
18
Selfish Interests: Opposition to Surface Coal Mining in Pennsylvania
43
18
We Feel We Have Been Forsaken: Opposition to Surface Coal Mining in Kentucky, 1954--1967
61
24
We Will Stop the Bulldozers: Opposition to Surface Coal Mining in Kentucky, 1967--1972
85
22
The Dilemma Is a Classic One: Opposition to Surface Coal Mining in West Virginia
107
20
Liberty in a Wasteland Is Meaningless: Strip Mining Opposition at the Federal Level, 1968--1972
127
28
Getting More and More Cynical: Decline of the Opposition, 1973--1977
155
26
Against the Little Man Like Me: Legalized Destruction in the SMCRA Era
181
20
Conclusion. Having to Fight the Whole System
201
6
Notes
207
28
Selected Bibliography
235
6
Index
241