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Author Grigsby, Mary, 1952-

Title Noodlers in Missouri [electronic resource] : fishing for identity in a rural subculture / Mary Grigsby.

Imprint Kirksville, Mo. : Truman State University Press, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 164 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "You Touch the Fish" : Noodling as a Cultural Practice -- A Special Breed of Men : Affirming a Worthy Identity through Noodling -- Caring Women, Helpmates, Daddy's Girls, and Tomboys : Women and Noodling -- Everyday Resistance and Political Action : Defining the Noodling Way of Life as Worthy -- Eating Fried Catfish : Cultural Construction of a Way of Life -- Afterword -- Appendix: Theory, Methodology, and Literature Review.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Catfishing -- Missouri.
Fishing -- Social aspects -- Missouri.
Fishing -- Missouri -- Psychological aspects.
Fishers -- Missouri -- Interviews.
Subculture -- Missouri.
Identity (Psychology) -- Missouri.
Missouri -- Rural conditions.
Missouri -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781612480619 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781612480626 (e-book)

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