Abstract

Staying put is an implicit condition in many of the communities that attract the attention of folklorists. We pay scant attention, however, to the creative and culturally inflected economic means that make this condition possible. In this article, I examine wealth management strategies rural West Virginia residents use to sustain their lifestyles and their families in the place they call home.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1535-1882
Print ISSN
0021-8715
Pages
pp. 407-433
Launched on MUSE
2013-10-31
Open Access
No
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