ERIC Number: EJ300275
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Boomtowns and Social Disruption.
England, J. Lynn; Albrecht, Stan L.
Rural Sociology, v49 n2 p230-46 Sum 1984
Evaluates the hypothesis that boomtowns enter a period of generalized crisis and loss of traditional values/attitudes; considers impact of energy development on residents' involvement in/attachment to their community, and perceived quality of community services. Uses linear and systemic models on data from three intermountain communities (Colorado, Utah). (MH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Researchers; Community
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Identifiers - Location: Colorado; Utah