Appalachia: Rich Land, Poor People

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Appalachia: Rich Land, Poor People

  • 1969 ----- b & w ----- 59 min ----- 16mm
  • An in-depth study of the failure of federal programs in the war on poverty in Appalachia--emphasizes the local resistance from middle-class townspeople and industry owners toward those from outside of Appalachia who have come to help the poor.
  • Topics: (Discrimination, Economics, Political Science: American)