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Author Longworth, Richard C.

Title Caught in the middle : America's heartland in the age of globalism / Richard C. Longworth.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury USA, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  330.977 L868c 2009    ---  Available
Description v, 313 p. : map ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Caught in the middle -- The Midwest and the globe -- From rust to bust -- Unplugged -- Mega-farmers -- From hometown to slum -- The new Midwesterners -- New blood for cities - Global Chicago and other cities -- Left behind -- Flunking out -- Betting the farm -- The blue and the red -- Global Midwest.
Note With a new postscript c2009. An earlier edition was published in 2008.
Subject Middle West -- Economic conditions.
Middle West -- Social conditions.
Globalization -- Economic aspects -- Middle West.
Globalization -- Social aspects -- Middle West.
Political culture -- Middle West.
Culture and globalization -- United States.
ISBN 1596915900 (pbk.)
9781596915909 (pbk.)

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