Citations with the tag: WEST (U.S.)
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- Politics shift as city folk fill the west.
Sneider, Daniel // Christian Science Monitor; 10/29/96, Vol. 88 Issue 234, p4
Part II. Focuses on the developments in infrastructure, and other areas in the West of the United States. Views of venture capitalist Steven Nightingale on development in Nevada; Changes of political agenda of the West; Issues of concern of residents of Reno, Nevada for 1996 presidential...
Sneider, Daniel // Journal of the West; Jan97, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p104
Presents several events in West America as of January 1997. Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument; 1997 Plains Indian Seminar; Military Encampment at Fort Buford; Society for Historians of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era article competition; Kansas State Historical Society annual awards.
- The West's many shades of nativeness.
Larmer, Paul // Christian Science Monitor; 2/12/98, Vol. 90 Issue 54, p19
Opinion. Discusses the attraction of the West in the United States. The juxtaposition of old and new; The constant cultural and biological change of the West; The scale and speed of change in the late 1990s; The desire to preserve the West.
- The final frontier?
Larmer, Paul // Wilson Quarterly; Summer90, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p82
Focuses on the value of the frontier metaphor concerning the American West. Transportation industries; Prosperity; Government corruption.
- Constructed province: History and the making of the last American West.
Emmons, David M. // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p437
Examines the formation of the American West. Geographical definition of the American West; Setting of the eastern border of the West by the cultural values and political, social and economic forms of the East; West as a product of market capitalism; West as the child of the northern victory in...
- Old vs. new history: Reconfiguration and regionalism in the American West.
Jensen, Joan M.; Yvette Huginnie, A. // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p461
Comments on the article `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West' by David M. Emmons. Reconfigurations of American regions by historians; Concept of borders and frontiers; Contrast of reconstruction of the South and construction of the West; Role of Westerners in...
- Historical construction, multiple casualties, and the American West.
Yvette Huginnie, A. // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p463
Comments on the article `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West' by David M. Emmons. Definition of the West within the context of larger historical changes that were shaping the rest of the country and the world during and after the nineteenth century; Western...
- The proffered paradigm: Finding the West in time and space.
Hurtado, Albert L. // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p467
Comments on the article `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West' by David M. Emmons. Western region as a nineteenth-century construction of ascendant Republican ideology; Post-Civil War political construction of the West; Monocultural West; Concept of constructed...
- In search of the true West: Looking for a answers in the South.
Wilson, Charles Reagan // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p470
Comments on the article `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West' by David M. Emmons. Western cultural identity in historical experience; Comparison of the West and the South; Process of regional formation among the people of the region; Search for the time when...
- The south, the west, and the rest.
Ayers, Edward L. // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p473
Comments on the article `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West' by David M. Emmons. Kinship between Westerners and Southerners; West and South as projections of the North's creation; Cultural imperialism.
- The west: A moving target.
Cronon, William // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p476
Comments on the article `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West' by David M. Emmons. Western American history and its proper boundaries; Subregions; Western regional psychology; Western mythology; Isolation of the West's regional identity from the forces that...
- In defense of Subregions and the imposed myth.
Emmons, David M. // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p482
Responds to the comments on the author's essay `Constructed Province: History and the Making of the Last American West.' American South and West; Imposed myth; West's boundaries and subregions; Western regionalism.
- A place of extremes: Nature, history, and the American West.
Neel, Susan Rhoades // Western Historical Quarterly; Winter94, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p488
Examines the regionalist's version of the American West. Western regionalism; Definition of the West by its aridity; Link of the West's unique culture to a distinctive environment; West's sense of movement and simplicity; Nature as part of the story that insures the West's continuing vitality.
- West real.
Rios, Alberto Alvaro // Ploughshares; Spring92, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
Presents the author's recollections about living in the West. Influence of the Spanish culture; Celebrations of Fourth of July; Comparison with other places.
- A TEVIS JOURNAL.
Branch, Linda; Roberts, Honi // Horse & Rider; Apr2001, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p100
Presents an article about a horse trail ride in the Western States.
- Price is right for Western memorabilia.
Goode, Stephen // Insight on the News; 06/22/98, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p4
States that people are paying high prices for Wild West souvenirs. Information on an auction held by Butterfield and Butterfield where Wild West souvenir were sold; Details on a revolver belonging to Billy the Kid; Amount of money paid for a skinning knife which belonged to Hunkpaka Sioux chief...
- Geography and Settlement in the Intermountain West: Creating an American Mecca.
Jackson, Richard H. // Journal of the West; Jul94, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p2
Discusses the perception and settlement experience of the Mormons in the Intermountain West. Negative aspects of the regions' geography; Mormons' search for a place of refuge; Success of the Mormon settlement; Preparations for settlement; Implications of the Mormon settlement on the region.
- BOOK NOTICES.
Jackson, Richard H. // Western Historical Quarterly; Spring2011, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p113
A bibliography of books recently published as of Spring 2011 on the history of the American West is given, including "Beyond Mount Rushmore: Other Black Hills Faces," edited by Mary A. Kopco, "Cowboy's Lament: A Life on the Open Range," by Frank Maynard, edited by Jim Hoy, and "The Second Creek...
- RECENT ARTICLES.
Jackson, Richard H. // Western Historical Quarterly; Spring2011, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p117
A bibliography of articles recently published as of Spring 2011 on the history of the American West is presented, including "Mothers of Commerce: Antebellum Missouri Women and the Family Farm," by Jeff Bremer, "Robinson Jeffers: A Brief Biography," by Janet Fireman, and "Conceiving Nature: The...
- Is the Worst Over? States Look Ahead to Bonding & Building.
Williams, Rochelle; Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer; 2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p68A
Focuses on the economic condition of Far West region of the U.S. in the fiscal year 2002. Economic condition of the technology industry of the region; Budgetary deficit that California will face by the end of fiscal 2003; Major company of Washington that announced massive layoffs; Impact of the...
- "Always begin right here where you are" The Changing Faces of the Central Rocky Mountains.
Smith, Duane // Journal of the West; Jul98, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p55
Focuses on the development of the physical geography of the Central Rocky Mountain, United States. Historical information on the Central Rocky Mountain; Information on the settlement and culture of the population of the Central Rocky Mountain region; Examination of the environment of Wyoming...
- Loss of Western mills.
Smith, Duane // Forest Products Journal; Apr97, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p4
Focuses on the decline in the number of sawmills in the Western States from 1965 to 1994.
- San Diego University's solid name and rating draw mom-and-pop interest.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 02/06/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30326, p7
Reports on developments concerning investments in the Far West, as of February 6, 1998. Adjustment of retail investors to interest rate levels; Bonds in demand; Rating and yields.
- The availability of methamphetamine, the illegal drug of choice in the US West.
McLaughlin, Abraham; Siems, Shelby // Christian Science Monitor; 8/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 172, p2
Informs about the increasing availability of methamphetamine, the illegal drug of choice in the US West, as revealed by Thomas Constantine of the Drug Enforcement Administration.
- Venice meets Vegas; whence and when came wraps?
Martin, Richard // Nation's Restaurant News; 04/28/97, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p80
Comments on developments in the restaurant industry in the Western United States. Increase in the number of gourmet restaurants headed by prominent chefs in Las Vegas, Nevada; Litigation problem for Cheeseburger in Paradise in Maui, Hawaii; Larry Lipson's remark on a claim that T.G.I Friday's...
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 1/16/95, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p5
Reports on developments in ophthalmology in the Western United States as of January 16, 1995. Supply of the GE Fund of a $20,500 grant for the Surgical Eye Expeditions International; Selection of Roy Schmeissing as president and chief executive officer of Phoenix Laser Systems; Application of...
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 1/23/95, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p6
Reports on developments in ophthalmology in the West. Allergan Inc.'s Pathways in Practice seminars for optometrists; Discovery of a monoclonal antibody that is useful in the treatment of eye diseases; Relocation of Eagle Laboratories' operations from Ontario to Rancho Cucamonga, California;...
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 2/6/95, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p4
Reports on ophthalmological events in the western part of the United States. Rise in excimer laser orders of Coherent Inc.; Personnel appointments at VISX Inc.; Appointment of former general manager of U.S. Eyewear Corp. as the sales director of Limited Editions/Atlantic Optical Co.; Solar...
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 2/20/95, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p6
Reports on developments related to ophthalmology in West United States as of February 20, 1995. Allergan Medical Optics' acquisition of Optical Micro Systems; Formation of a partnership between Sierra Optical and Carl Zeiss Optical to implement the Zeis Vision System.
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 3/6/95, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p5
Features news about ophthalmology in the western American states. Intelligent Surgical Lasers Inc.'s completion of a patient treatment in Phase I trials of intrastronomal photorefractive keratectomy (ISPRK); Results of a `Consumer Reports' poll showing the satisfaction of ophthalmic patients;...
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 3/13/95, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p6
Provides an update on ophthalmological developments in western United States as of March 13, 1995. Efficacy of povidone-iodine in treating neonatal conjunctivitis; Superior Vision Plan from Superior Vision Services Inc. and Northwestern National Life Insurance Co.; Diffuse unilateral subacute...
Martin, Richard // Ophthalmology Times; 3/20/95, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p3
Reports on developments concerning the field of ophthalmology in West United States. Plan of the American Academy of Ophthalmology to revise comprehensive eye evaluation; Development of the Theatervision programming for the visually impaired; Grant received by Premier Laser Systems for laser...
- Deadly mystery virus puts a bite on tourism.
Brooks, Steve // Restaurant Business; 7/20/93, Vol. 92 Issue 11, p38
Reports on the decline of tourism in New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and Colorado. Reported viral outbreak in Four Corners; Business losses in restaurants and hotels; Alleged sensationalizing of the story by national media; Intensified public relations campaign by local businessmen.
- Prepare to do some climbing.
Brooks, Steve // Restaurant Business; 9/20/95, Vol. 94 Issue 14, p94
Focuses on the restaurant growth potential of the Mountain region, as measured by `Restaurant Business' magazine's 1994 restaurant growth index. Relationship between restaurant supply and demand.
- Sluggish growth in a changing region.
Brooks, Steve // Restaurant Business; 9/20/95, Vol. 94 Issue 14, p103
Focuses on the restaurant growth potential of the Pacific region, as measured by `Restaurant Business' magazine's 1994 restaurant growth index. Relationship between restaurant supply and demand.
- The far west.
Lasky, Julie // Print; Jul/Aug94, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p35
Describes the graphic design industry in the Far West region of the United States. Noted designers in the area; Influence of other cultures on designers in the Far West; Interactive CD-ROM as a frontier that designers in the Far West are poised to explore; Role of advanced computer technology...
Roberts, Rich // Yachting; Apr98, Vol. 183 Issue 4, p32
Highlights developments pertaining to yachting in the western part of the United States as of April 1998. Destruction of the ship known as SS Catalina; Possibility that the topsail schooner Connie B owned by Harold Brock is lost at sea; Budget of California governor Pete Wilson for the...
- Dry market is `dying' for long bonds over 5%, but cries go unheeded.
Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer; 4/17/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30374, p7
Relates various developments on investing in the Far West region in the United States. Scarcity of 30-year paper in Oregon; Final maturities of a Portland limited-tax general obligation deal.
- Fruits for the Pacific Northwest.
Cox, Jeff // Country Journal; Jul/Aug94, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p58
Features various fruits harvested in Pacific Northwest states such as California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana and in British Columbia. Apples; Pears; Cherries; Peaches; Apricots and nectarines; Plums; Berries; Varieties of the fruits. INSET: Unusual fruits..
- Wages and salaries increase fastest in West over the year.
Cox, Jeff // Compensation & Working Conditions; Feb2002, pN.PAG
Presents statistical information on the increase in wages and salaries in private industry in Western states from December 2000 through December 2001.
- Desert wind.
Miller, Martin // Earth; Sep93, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p86
Presents a photo essay with brief text on the effects of wind on desert areas. Strong winds blowing unimpeded over vast open areas, picking up and carrying sand and dust, shape and even create the landscape. The photographs were taken in Death Valley National Monument, California, and Zion...
- My summer as a nomad.
Aynes, Teresa // Public Management (00333611); Jan96, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p4
Opinion. Presents a personal account of spending the summer of 1989 driving out in the western part of the United States. Places visited; Appreciation for the country.
- Regional news: West.
Aynes, Teresa // Modern Healthcare; 7/01/96, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p26
Presents news developments related to hospitals in the Western States as of July 1, 1996. Merger of Trinity Hospital and Poplar Community Hospital, both in Montana, to form the Montana Health Services; Limitation on major Nevada hospitals' 3.8 percent increase in their billed charges for the...
- Desert sojourn.
Haas, C. // Esquire; Oct87, Vol. 108 Issue 4, p136
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Haas, C. // Ophthalmology Times; 5/8/95, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p6
Reports on developments related to ophthalmology in the Western States as of May 14, 1995. Includes Celtrix Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s plan to discontinue its ophthalmic related activities; STAAR Surgical Co.'s lawsuit against Alcon Laboratories Inc.; Medical eye examinations offered by the...
Haas, C. // Ophthalmology Times; 6/12/95, Vol. 20 Issue 23, p4
Reports on ophthalmology-related news in the western part of the United States as of June 12, 1995. Declaration of the Securities and Exchange Commission of the registration effectivity of Ligand and Allergan Ligand Retinoid Therapeutics Inc. (ALRT); San Diego Eye Bank's responsibility takeover...
Haas, C. // Ophthalmology Times; 7/24/95, Vol. 20 Issue 28, p6
Provides an update on developments related to ophthalmology in the western region of the United States. Chiron Vision's New Drug Application (NDA) to market an ocular implant called Vitrasert; Safety of intrastromal photorefractive keratectomy.
Haas, C. // Ophthalmology Times; 7/31/95, Vol. 20 Issue 29, p6
Reports on developments related to ophthalmology in West United States as of August 6,1995. Includes return of the Team for International Eye Surgery from China; Approval of Managed Eye Care Centers of America Inc.'s sell of limited partnerships in its managed ophthalmology network; CMC...
Haas, C. // Ophthalmology Times; 8/7/95, Vol. 20 Issue 30, p6
Reports on developments in ophthalmology practices in the Western United States as of August 7, 1995. Revision of Preferred Practice Patterns on primary angle closure glaucoma; Publication from the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Co.; Course on phacoemulsification offered by the American Academy of...
Haas, C. // Ophthalmology Times; 8/14/95, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p4
Reports on developments related to ophthalmology in Western United States as of August 20, 1995. Patents for Cooperative Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s CalOptic ophthalmic solution; Financial performance of Bolle America Inc. for the first half-year ending June 30, 1995.