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American labor press

American labor press

an annotated directory. Introd. by John R. Commons.

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Published by American Council on Public Affairs in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor and laboring classes -- Periodicals -- Bibliography,
  • American periodicals -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States Work Projects Administration. Wisconsin, Wisconsin. University
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7164 L1 A45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17226252M

    "This book has been necessary for a good while Alamillo fills part of the considerable literature gap on Latina/Latino and US Southwestern community and labour history."--Left History "A lively narrative that makes a solid contribution to Mexican American and U.S. labor history. The Fight for a New American Labor Movement Awards and Recognition: Awarded the Certificate of Superior Achievement by the Illinois State Historical Society, Awarded the C.L.R. James Prize for Best Book in Working-Class Studies by the Working-Class Studies Association,

    The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit is the first book by historian and Detroit native Thomas J. Sugrue in which he examines the role race, housing, job discrimination, and capital flight played in the decline of Detroit. Sugrue argues that the decline of Detroit began long before the race riot.   (LUIS M. ALVAREZ/ASSOCIATED PRESS) But his book is no paean to unions, which he holds partially responsible for the labor movement’s setbacks. Tough Times for the American .

    Chomsky's Recommended Labor History Books List The following is a book list on Labor History made from the references in Noam Chomsky's books. See the home page for details. Book Title American Labor and Postwar Italy, A Study of Cold War Politics: Filippelli, Ronald: 2. The book shows that the monopsony model provides a simple alternative explanation for a number of well-known stylized facts of labor markets."—Coen N. Teulings, General Director, Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam "This book pushes a conservative field as hard as possible to adopt a more open attitude toward imperfect competition in the labor market.


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The book The New Labor Press: Journalism for a Changing Union Movement discusses contemporary union newspapers, speculating on the possibilities of a national labor paper and what it might accomplish for the labor movement.

Most compelling are two essays about labor and community. I highly recommend the book to labor educators, union activists, and others interested in seeing how American unions have adapted to changing corporate structures and the dramatic decline in their ability to exert economic pressure using the traditional strike weapon."―Jeffrey B.

Arthur, Assistant Professor of Management, Fairfield by:   In this incisive reinterpretation of the history of the American labor movement, Howard Kimeldorf challenges American labor press book thinking about rank-and-file workers and the character of their unions.

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Packed with valuable analysis and information, Hard Work explores historical perspectives, examines social and political policies, and brings us inside today's unions, providing an excellent. In this paperback reissue of his widely acclaimed, National Book Critics Circle Award–nominated book, Thomas Geoghegan has updated his eloquent plea for the relevance of organized labor in America with an afterword covering the labor movement through the s.

Funny, sharp, and unsentimental, Which Side Are You On. is both a compelling history of the rise and near-fall of. Here are seven great books, fiction and nonfiction, about labor unions and the fight for workers’ rights: “The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor.

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McCartin University of North Carolina Press, After decades of stability, labor-management relations are undergoing dramatic changes. The contributions collected in this book provide the best and most up-to-date summary of the extent and causes of this upheaval in industrial relations.

They discuss challenges to union organizing, employer strategies for union avoidance, corporate investment and decision making, labor market and. Rand School of Social Science. Department of Labor Research. American labor press directory. New York, N.Y., Rand School of Social Science [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rand School of Social Science.

Department of Labor Research. OCLC Number: Description: 3 preliminary leaves, 82 pages. He is definitely on the side of labor, but he manages, nevertheless, to maintain a commendable objectivity in his statement of the facts."-New York Times Book Review "Samuel Yellen's broad panorama of ten great labor struggles is the best introductory volume to the history of American labor that has yet appeared.

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