Water as rural heritage: reworking modernity through resource conflict in Edwards County, Kansas

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Year Published: 2005
Month Published: JAN
Author: Solis, P
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Conflicts over changing uses of natural resources are familiar within communities of the Western US and are usually resolved through legal processes. This paper analyzes resource conflict through juxtaposing impact analyses often used in their juridical resolution with discourse analyses of affected rural communities. The purchase of property by a mid-size city in central Kansas to transfer water from a ranch along the Arkansas River in rural Edwards County evoked expressions of water as ``heritage{''}, functioning as a placed-based, defensive ideolog

Pages: 55-66
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Volume: 21
Number: 1
Journal: JOURNAL OF RURAL STUDIES
Journal ISO: J. Rural Stud.
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Publisher: PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD
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ISSN: 0743-0167
DOI: 10.1016/j.jrurstud.2004.08.006
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