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The Lie of the Land: Migrant Workers and the California Landscape

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At last, a book that magnificently draws together a sophisticated reading of landscape with a committed understanding of the labor process involved in its construction. Mitchell's analysis appropriates the best of studies of representation while critiquing their abstraction from material production. All this while capturing the role of migrant workers in the making of the ...more
Hardcover, 245 pages
Published March 1st 1996 by University of Minnesota Press (first published 1996)
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This was an important book for me and deepened my notion of landscape. Thought provoking, valuable read.
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