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Battleground Alaska : Fighting Federal Power in America's Last Wilderness (Hardcover) (Stephen Haycox)

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"Alaska, "the most anti-statist of the American states," has for decades provided high-profile flashpoints for battles between environmentalists and promoters of economic development. Haycox argues that Alaskans' strong anti-statist sentiments (deep distrust of and anger towards federal regulation and control) have greatly amplified and exacerbated the tensions and critical volleys fired between these long-feuding camps. A case study in federal-state relations and environmental-development conflict, his book underscores Alaska's unique and volatile place in American politics and imagination"--
Number of Pages: 262.0
Genre: History, Nature, Political Science
Sub-Genre: Management
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
Author: Stephen Haycox
Language: English
Street Date: April 8, 2016
TCIN: 50815324
UPC: 9780700622153
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-8457

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