New PDF release: American Workers, American Unions (The American Moment)

By Robert H Zieger,Timothy J. Minchin

ISBN-10: 1421413434

ISBN-13: 9781421413433

Highly acclaimed and broadly learn on account that its first e-book in 1986, American employees, American Unions offers a concise and compelling heritage of yank staff and their unions within the 20th century and the 1st decade of the twenty-first.

Taking into consideration fresh very important paintings at the Nineteen Seventies and the Reagan revolution, the fourth variation newly considers the stagflation factor, the increase of globalization and massive field retailing, the failure of Congress to go laws helping the perfect of public staff to collective bargaining, the defeat in Congress of laws to revise the nationwide exertions kinfolk Act, the emasculation of the Humphrey-Hawkins Act, and the altering dynamics of blue-collar politics.

In addition to big new info at the Seventies and Nineteen Eighties, the fourth variation includes a thoroughly new ultimate bankruptcy. mostly written through Timothy J. Minchin, this bankruptcy presents a unprecedented survey of yank staff and their unions among 9-11 and the 2012 presidential election. Gilbert J. Gall provides new info on govt staff and their contemporary battles to protect place of work rights. an in depth number of bibliographical fabric can be made to be had online.

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