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Labor (2015) 12 (1-2): 127–133.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Vanessa May © 2015 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2015 Document: Selections from W. E. B. Du Bois, The Philadelphia Negro: A Social Study (1899) Edited by Vanessa May W. E. B. Du Bois on Caterers Document 1 (pp. 32–35) It was at this time that there arose...
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Labor (2008) 5 (1): 15–22.
Published: 01 March 2008
... doc tes and no Using Police Records in Labor History: A Case Study of the Brazilian DOPS Antonio Luigi Negro and Paulo Fontes In May 1960, a note...
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Labor (2011) 8 (1): 57–75.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Latin American Social Movements at the Start of the Twenty-­first Century: A Colombian Case Study Mauricio Archila We are women and men: peasants, workers, professionals, students, unemployed, indigenous, and black, from the South and the North, committed to fighting...
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Labor (2015) 12 (1-2): 19–43.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Sarah Besky; Sandy Brown In this article, we propose a critical framework for labor-sensitive food studies. First, we review recent food studies scholarship on agriculture, which leans heavily toward studies of alternative and small-farmer agriculture. We then overview different analytical...
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Labor (2005) 2 (3): 128–130.
Published: 01 September 2005
...William P. Jones New Working-Class Studies John Russo and Sherry Lee Linkon, eds. Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, 2005 320 pp., $45.00 (cloth); $19.95 (paper) © 2005 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2005 BOOK REVIEWS Impossible...
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Labor (2012) 9 (2): 182.
Published: 01 May 2012
... © 2012 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2012 A N N O U N C EM EN T Call for Papers: “The Many Souths,” 2013 Southern Labor Studies Association Conference The Southern Labor Studies Association is soliciting panels for its conference, March – , in New Orleans, LA...
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Labor (2011) 8 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Michael G. Hillard Hired Hands or Human Resources? Case Studies of HRM Programs and Practices in Early American Industry Bruce E. Kaufman Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010 xi + 254 pp., $55.00 (cloth) Labor and Working-Class History Association 2011 BOOK REVIEWS Staley...
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Labor (2004) 1 (4): 109–110.
Published: 01 December 2004
... 2004 ANNOUNCEMENTS From the Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University The Bill and Rita Clements Research Fellowships for the Study of Southwestern America for 2005 – 2006. The William P. Clements Center...
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Labor (2017) 14 (3): 7–8.
Published: 01 September 2017
... immigrants’ experience, and the importance of uniting the diverse scholars who study migration and immigration. We wanted in particular to bring a historical perspective to comprehending this so-called new America created by mass immigration—to bring attention to lessons we might gain from other historical...
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Labor (2018) 15 (2): 117–119.
Published: 01 May 2018
...David Zonderman Civic Labors: Scholar Activism and Working-Class Studies , Deslippe Dennis Fure-Slocum Eric McKerley John , eds. Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2016 , x + 287 pp., $95.00 (cloth); $28.00 (paper); $25.20 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor...
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Labor (2023) 20 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 February 2023
...Amy Zanoni amyzanoni@gmail.com Making Social Welfare Policy in America: Three Case Studies since 1950 . Edward D. Berkowitz . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2020 . 312 pp.; $115.00 (cloth), $38.00 (paper), $37.99 (PDF). Copyright © 2023 by Labor and Working-Class...
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Labor (2016) 13 (3-4): 247–248.
Published: 01 December 2016
... about the usefulness of the concept of the Middle Passage as a metaphor for understanding the economics and the horrors of the Atlantic slave trade. Such questioning stems largely from studies that dwell primarily on shipowners’ perspectives on the slave trade. For enslaved Africans, however, wherever...
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Labor (2019) 16 (3): 106–107.
Published: 01 September 2019
... to block the construction of the Mt. Graham observatory at the University of Arizona by those concerned with its threat to the environment (a fight that was ultimately lost when the Clinton administration allowed the project to proceed). Another case study looks at politically minded punk rock and graffiti...
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Labor (2021) 18 (4): 148–150.
Published: 01 December 2021
... Rediker, Titas Chakraborty, and Matthias van Rossum have assembled a collection of eleven essays that survey the cutting edge of global labor history from a wide range of imperial and geographic perspectives and provide case studies of worker desertion in imperial territories spanning Africa, South Asia...
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Labor (2022) 19 (3): 135–137.
Published: 01 September 2022
... the federal government and state legislators in engineering what Michael Katz calls a semi-welfare state, in which the federally sanctioned social welfare apparatus maintained little separation from private and local charities” (139). By focusing on Chicago as a case study of settlement workers...
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Labor (2022) 19 (4): 122–124.
Published: 01 December 2022
...” constitute a “more inclusive European history of labor relations” that may catalyze a new global history of work (4, 10). Building on the work of Stephen Kotkin (1996), E. P. Thompson (1963), and Mark Pittaway (2005), the case studies in this volume highlight workers’ individual agency. An open...
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Labor (2023) 20 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 February 2023
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Labor (2009) 6 (1): 107–125.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Lynne Marks This essay argues that while historians of working-class women have generally developed a complex and multi-faceted approach to studying their subjects, that religion has remained largely invisible in such studies. This essay argues for the value of incorporating religion as a category...
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Labor (2015) 12 (1-2): 3–12.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of capitalism itself. We start this discussion by charting the places of labor history within food studies and food studies within labor history, arguing that the two bodies of literature would benefit from more cross-pollination. The rest of the issue traces the relationship between food and work through...
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Labor (2017) 14 (1): 39–63.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Joan Sangster; Julia Smith This article uses a case study of a highly publicized 1970 controversy over Canadian Pacific Air Lines’ flight attendant uniforms—specifically, a switch from mini to midi skirt—as a case study in business-labor relations concerning the regulation of women workers’ bodily...
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