Re: Need info on rural sociology study
Margaret Merrill (email@example.com)
Fri, 23 Feb 96 9:41:18 EST
> Can anybody provide a citation for the study that looked
> at two towns in California. Both towns were agriculturally-
> based and had similar demographics. However, one town
> went towards corporate agriculture while the other
> remained primarily a small-farm economy.
> Years later, socio-economic indicators of the two towns were
> compared with respect to these factors.
> Steve Diver
The study you are referring to is the following, I believe:
Goldschmidt, Walter Rochs.
As you Sow
NY, Harcourt, Brace, 1947
Goldschmidt, Walter Rochs
As you sow: three studies in the social consequences
Montclair, NJ, Allanheld, Osmun, 1978
They are fascinating and ought to be more widely read.
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