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Coal is our life

Norman Dennis

Coal is our life

an analysis of a Yorkshire mining community

by Norman Dennis

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Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Norman Dennis, Fernando Henriques, Clifford Slaughter.
ContributionsHenriques, Fernando., Slaughter, Clifford.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21053988M

The Coal Life is remarkable—and necessary.” —Claudia Emerson, author of Figure Studies: Poems “Adam Vines’s The Coal Life is a book mined from linguistic, literary, and historical underworlds. These poems keenly observe and deeply ponder; they dig into the mineral dark of memory, uncovering along the way forgotten and abandoned voices. Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates.

Coal-fired power stations generate 40% of global electricity. Heat from burning coal boils water, and steam spins a propeller. A machine turns this into electricity. Iron and steel; About 70% of steel is created using coke, a high-carbon fuel made from coal. It is burned to melt and remove impurities from iron ore during iron and steel. Our World in Data presents the empirical evidence on global development in entries dedicated to specific topics. This blog post draws on data and research discussed in our entry on Fossil Fuels. Fossil fuels (coal, oil and gas) are finite — consume them for long enough and .

  Nearly , homes in the U.S. still burn coal for heat. Despite decades of decline and concerns about climate change, companies in the coal home . coal mining, physical extraction of coal resources to yield coal; also, the business of exploring for, developing, mining, and transporting coal in any form. Strip mining is the process in which the overburden (earth and rock material overlying the coal) is removed to expose a coal seam or coal bed.


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From Coal is our Life () through to Coal was our Life () the sector has been an important site of sociological attention. It was an early focus of post-war community studies, becoming home to a residual traditional working class. Coal is Our Life by Norman Dennis,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Norman Dennis is the author of Coal Is Coal is our life book Life ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews), The Invention of Permanent Poverty ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 /5(13). Coal is our life: an analysis of a Yorkshire mining community by Dennis, Norman; Henriques, Fernando, joint author; Slaughter, Clifford, joint authorPages: Coal was our life.

In the ’s a book regarded as a classic Coal Is Our Life, focused a tight study on a pit town in West Yorkshire, the folk, their aspirations their lives. In this book Royce Turner returns to the same locations now and confronts us with a devastating contrast.

Coal is Our Life: An Analysis of a Yorkshire Mining Community Hardcover – 1 Oct. by Norman Dennis (Author)/5(5). Coal is Our Life: Analysis of a Yorkshire Mining Community (Social Science Paperbacks) Paperback – 1 Oct.

/5(5). Coal is our life: an analysis of a Yorkshire mining community. This community study describes life in a close-knit community. The authors address the relationship between the working environment and family and leisure roles. Book.

Your feedback will help us improve the Spectator Archive. Submit Feedback. Correction: COAL, is OUR LIFE. By N. Dennis, F. Henriques, and C. Slaughter (Eyre and Spottiswoode, 25s.).

The title of the book reviewed by the Rt. Hon. Emanuel Shinwell, MP, in last week's Spectator should read as above. Long, J () Classic book review: Coal is Our Life. Annals of Leisure Research. ISSN DOI: : Jonathan Long. A remarkable book.” — MATT RIDLEY, author of The Rational Optimist “In this brave book, Alex Epstein provides a clear, full-throated response to the catastrophists who want us to replace nearly all of our existing energy systems with expensive, incurably intermittent sources like wind and by: 5.

This study had its origins in a research proposal submitted to the Open University by Dr Eric Wade, the provisional title being 'The North East Coalfields Facing Change: the Social and Economic Consequences of Pit Closures".

The proposal was accepted and an Open University Regional Research Studentship awarded. The research was conducted between October and November Cited by: 5. Get this from a library. Coal is our life: an analysis of a Yorkshire mining community.

[Norman Dennis; Fernando Henriques; Clifford Slaughter]. Cliff Slaughter (born ) is a British socialist activist and writer. His best-known works are Coal is Our Life (written with Norman Dennis and Fernando Henriques) and Marxism, Ideology and Literature.

Index Books published his Not Without a Storm: Towards a Communist Manifesto for the Age of Globalisation in. Coal Is Our Life: An Analysis of a Yorkshire Mining Community by Dennis, Norman and Fernando Henriques, Clifford Slaughter and a great selection of related books, art.

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This preference became apparent in with his first major publication, Coal Is Our Life, the classic community study of "Ashton" (in fact Featherstone in West Yorkshire). Although this study tends to be overshadowed in popular opinion by the well-known Bethnal Green studies of the s, Author: Bob Hudson.

Coal is a collection of poetry by Audre Lorde, published in It was Lorde's first collection to be released by a major publisher. Lorde's poetry in Coal explored themes related to the several layers of her identity as a "Black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet.".Coal is an important and required energy source for today's world.

Current rates of world coal consumption are projected to continue at approximately the .ent and important factor in everyone’s daily life.

It is burned to generate our electricity and to make our iron and steel. It is refined to make medi-cines, plastics, synthetic rubber, fertilizer, cosmetics, food products, paint, dyes, and even the fibers of our clothes.

The history of coal is a long one, stretching back 25 centuries or more.