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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to The CIO, 1935-1955.   

An Injury to All: The Decline of American Unionism

Kim Moody - Political Science - 2016 - 398 pages
Over the past decade American labor has faced a tidal wave of wage cuts, plant closures and broken strikes. In this first comprehensive history of the labor movement from ...
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Organized Labor and American Politics, 1894-1994: The Labor-Liberal Alliance

Kevin Boyle - Political Science - 1998 - 274 pages
Traces the rise and fall of organized labor's political power over the course of the twentieth century.
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She was One of Us: Eleanor Roosevelt and the American Worker

Brigid O'Farrell - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 274 pages
Tells the story of Eleanor Roosevelt's deep and lasting ties to the American labor movement.
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Labour in American Politics (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science ...

Vivian Vale - Political Science - 2013 - 192 pages
The author analyzes the considerable legislation enacted between 1945 and 1970 and its effect on labour-management-public relations. He looks at their relevance for Britain ...
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A Short History of the U.S. Working Class: From Colonial Times to the Twenty ...

Paul Le Blanc - History - 2017 - 205 pages
In a blend of economic, social, and political history, P Le Blanc shows how important labor issues have been, and continue to be, in the forging of our nation's history. Within ...
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Organizing the Unemployed: Community and Union Activists in the Industrial ...

James J. Lorence - Business & Economics - 1996 - 407 pages
Examines the organization of the unemployed during the Great Depression and demonstrates the linkage between their mobilization and automobile-industry organization.
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The Unemployed People's Movement: Leftists, Liberals, and Labor in Georgia ...

James J. Lorence - History - 2011 - 326 pages
In Georgia during the Great Depression, jobless workers united with the urban poor, sharecroppers, and tenant farmers. In a collective effort that cut across race and class ...
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Poor People's Movements: Why They Succeed, How They Fail

Frances Fox Piven, Richard Cloward - Social Science - 2012 - 408 pages
Have the poor fared best by participating in conventional electoral politics or by engaging in mass defiance and disruption? The authors of the classic Regulating The Poor ...
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The Lexicon of Labor: More Than 500 Key Terms, Biographical Sketches, and ...

Emmett Murray - Political Science - 2010 - 240 pages
First published in 1998, The Lexicon of Labor found a large and appreciative following among readers who were grateful to have the vibrant, powerful language of the labor ...
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