Work in America: M-Z

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ABC-CLIO, 2003 - Industrial relations - 741 pages
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The first comprehensive analysis of work and the workforce in the United States, from the Industrial Revolution to the era of globalization.

* 256 A–Z entries on topics ranging from Amazon.com to income gaps and wages

* An impressive array of expert contributors representing labor history, labor economics, labor law, welfare and social policy, human resource management, women's history, media studies, political science, workforce development, and employment policy

* Extensive historiography of U.S. labor and industrial relations

* End-of-entry bibliographies of references for further research

 

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Contents

A
1
B
51
C
69
D
121
E
153
F
195
G
219
H
245
P
421
Q
453
R
455
S
477
T
537
U
561
V
575
W
581

I
271
J
299
K
313
L
317
M
339
N
371
O
397
Y
665
A Timeline of the American Workforce the Law and the Economy The Struggle for Security and Dignity
667
Trends at Work Statistical Portraits of America on the Job
673
Internet Resource Guide
679
Index
681
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About the author (2003)

Carl E. Van Horn is professor of public policy and director of the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

Herbert A. Schaffner is director of marketing, communications, and publications at the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

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