ISBN-10:
0786432063
ISBN-13:
9780786432066
Pub. Date:
10/15/2007
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Huskerville: A Story of Nebraska Football, Fans, and the Power of Place

Huskerville: A Story of Nebraska Football, Fans, and the Power of Place

by Roger C. Aden

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ISBN-13: 9780786432066
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 10/15/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 263
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.52(d)

About the Author

Roger C. Aden is a professor of communication studies at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. He is the author of over two dozen academic publications.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Preface: The Long Road to Huskerville 1

Introduction: Welcome to Huskerville 7



I. ROOTING

1. Rooting: Sugar Beets, Family, and Fans 19

2. Cheering Around the World 23

3. Anchored in Nebraska 38

4. Winds of Change and the Threat of Being Uprooted 53



II. HOMESTEADING

5. Homesteading: “They Know How to Plow” 69

6. Working Hard and Walking On 76

7. Being Neighborly 93

8. Remaining Down-to-Earth 117



III. CORNHUSKING

9. Cornhusking: Productive Parties 133

10. The Spirit of Huskerville: “There is No Place Like Nebraska” 138

11. A Big Red Presence: Standing Out on the Map 150

12. It’s a Small Husker World 169

13. Conclusion: To Dwell 179



Appendix 187

Chapter Notes 223

Bibliography 243

Index 253

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