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The deindustrialized world: confronting ruination in postindustrial places

  title={The deindustrialized world: confronting ruination in postindustrial places},
  author={Steven High and Lachlan Mackinnon and Andrew Perchard},
"Since the 1970s, the closure of mines, mills, and factories has marked a rupture in working-class lives. The Deindustrialized World interrogates the process of industrial ruination, from the first impact of layoffs in metropolitan cities, suburban areas, and single-industry towns to the shock waves that rippled outward, affecting entire regions, countries, and beyond. Seeking to hear the “roar ... on the other side of the silence,” scholars from France, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom… 
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