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Labor (1 September 2004) 1 (3): 130–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Joseph A. McCartin Beyond the Ruins: The Meanings of Deindustrialization Jefferson Cowie and Joseph Heathcott, eds. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2003 xiii + 372 pp., $49.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper) © 2004 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2004 BOOK REVIEWS A Consumers...
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Labor (1 December 2008) 5 (4): 107–109.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Ken Fones-Wolf Corporate Wasteland: The Landscape and Memory of Deindustrialization Steven High and David W. Lewis Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, 2007 193 pp., $18.95 (paper) © 2008 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2008 BOOK REVIEWS Corporate Wasteland: The Landscape and Memory of...
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Labor (1 February 2016) 13 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Beth English Confronting Decline: The Political Economy of Deindustrialization in Twentieth-Century New England . Koistinen David . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2013 354 pp. , $74.95 (cloth) © 2016 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2016 Book Reviews     127...
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Labor (1 May 2010) 7 (2): 123–125.
Published: 01 May 2010
...N. D. B. Connolly The Problem of Jobs: Liberalism, Race, and Deindustrialization in Philadelphia Guian A. McKee Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008 ix + 384 pp., $39.00 (cloth) Labor and Working-Class History Association 2010 BOOK REVIEWS The Canal Builders: Making America’s Empire...
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Labor (1 March 2019) 16 (1): 127–149.
Published: 01 March 2019
... shifts our attention to the violence regularly inflicted on industrial workers in a capitalist economy, taking Sherry Lee Linkon’s notion of the half-life of deindustrialization and applying it to the long-term emotional fallout of job loss revealed in oral history interviews conducted with industrial...
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Labor (1 March 2019) 16 (1): 37–64.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Stefan Berger After theorizing and situating nostalgia in the academic discourses surrounding deindustrialization, this article will address the deindustrialization process and the accompanying heritagization of the Ruhr before investigating the different meanings and layers of nostalgia that are...
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Labor (1 September 2014) 11 (3): 49–76.
Published: 01 September 2014
... saw transit as a key urban space and sought to reverse deindustrialization and persistent job discrimination through black working-class nationalism, which provides a more complex and more contested vision of working-class Black Power as a potential remedy to the growing urban crisis in modern...
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Labor (1 March 2013) 10 (1): 9–10.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... Similarly, Thomas Jessen Adams believes that Simon, in his juxtaposition of a once-buoyant “producerist” blue-collar world since dragged down by deindustrialization, inadvertently risks projecting a gender-based nostalgia of once-happy times. In a final comment, Jennifer Klein extends the gender theme with...
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Labor (1 May 2018) 15 (2): 77–110.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., frenzied drug trade. Through an examination of the experiences of dealers, the essay shows how their search for rewarding work interacted with the contextual issues of poverty, racial segregation, deindustrialization, and government policy to account for a substantial amount of mayhem in the war on drugs...
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Labor (1 March 2010) 7 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 March 2010
... case all over the nation, the black working class has suffered disproportionately from deindustrialization, loss of unions, and the trickle-down economics of racial capitalism. Honey argues that the election of Barack Obama as president forty years after King's death provides unprecedented opportunity...
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Labor (1 March 2019) 16 (1): 107–125.
Published: 01 March 2019
... rectifying the many inequities wrought by deindustrialization. Copyright © 2019 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2019 deindustrialization oral history memoryscapes public history steel nostalgia Landscapes are anchors of identity and repositories of memory. Within deindustrialized cities and...
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Labor (1 March 2019) 16 (1): 151–170.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Cathy Stanton Most scholarship on labor relationships within industrial heritage settings has focused on experiences of deindustrialization within economic restructuring of the past few decades, missing the much longer genealogy that shows how contemporary conventions and locations of industrial...
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Labor (1 December 2018) 15 (4): 37–58.
Published: 01 December 2018
... terminology; (2) the desire of journalists, politicians, and pundits, beginning in the 1960s, to identify racist white people as specifically as possible; and, (3) the devastating effects of deindustrialization and deunionization that left workers largely prostrate by the 1980s and thus no apparent threat to...
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Labor (1 March 2019) 16 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2019
... swaths of Europe and North America have experienced painful deindustrialization since the 1960s. In itself, this is nothing new, as capitalist development has always been geographically uneven. 1 It is also a global phenomenon, with newly industrialized areas experiencing decline soon after the...
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Labor (1 May 2017) 14 (2): 140–141.
Published: 01 May 2017
... northern side of the US-Canada border. This region is now primarily known for tourism; its rich industrial past is quickly receding from popular memory as massive deindustrialization has made Niagara heavily dependent on a service-based economy. Patrias and Savage appear to have intended this book for both...
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Labor (1 December 2018) 15 (4): 167–168.
Published: 01 December 2018
... growing literature on teacher unionism. The author’s examination provides the reader with a clearer picture of why strikes in New York, Philadelphia, St. Louis, Detroit, and other major urban centers during a period of deindustrialization helped fuel the political backlash and led to reversing the gains...
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Labor (1 February 2016) 13 (1): 125–127.
Published: 01 February 2016
... interested in the history of grassroots movements for school improvement. Jonna Perrillo, #3;University of Texas at El Paso DOI 10.1215/15476715-3342713 Confronting Decline: The Political Economy of Deindustrialization in Twentieth-Century New England David Koistinen Gainesville: University...
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Labor (1 September 2005) 2 (3): 150–151.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Ruins: The Meanings of Deindustrialization (2003). His current book project is a history of workers in the 1970s. 150 Contributors 151 Alexandre Fortes is the coordinator of the Workers’ Party Historical Archives (Centro...
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Labor (1 December 2017) 14 (4): 100–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
... mid-century decades, to fulfill Labour’s ambitious social-democratic vision. But after the 1970s deindustrialization shrank factory employment, weakened the unions, lowered property values, and ushered in a wave of immigrants from the Indian subcontinent, from Eastern Europe, and from Africa. When the...
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Labor (1 March 2013) 10 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 March 2013
...- more’s descent is inextricably linked to growing poverty, socioeconomic and spatial polarization, and deindustrialization. In season 2, the primary focus of this essay, Simon takes viewers into the com- pelling, increasingly desperate, world of blue-­collar Baltimore — ​arguably the entire...