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Labor (1 March 2008) 5 (1): 125–127.
Published: 01 March 2008
...José Ricardo Ramalho Nós do Quarto Distrito: A Classe Trabalhadora Porto-Alegrense e a Era Vargas [We of the Fourth District: The Working Class of Porto Alegre and the Vargas Era] Alexandre Fortes Caxias do Sul/Rio de Janeiro: Editora da Universidad de Caxias do Sul/Garamond, 2004 459 pp.; R...
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Labor (1 March 2011) 8 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Julie Greene Guantánamo: A Working-Class History between Empire and Revolution Jana K. Lipman Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008 xii + 325 pages, $60.00 (cloth); $24.95 (paper) Labor and Working-Class History Association 2011 BOOK REVIEWS Staley: The Fight for a New...
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Labor (1 May 2012) 9 (2): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Elizabeth Tandy Shermer Stayin' Alive: The 1970s and the Last Days of the Working Class Cowie Jefferson New York : New Press , 2010 488 pp., $27.95 (cloth) © 2012 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2012 B O O K R E V I E WS Defiance of the Patriots: The...
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Labor (1 December 2012) 9 (4): 88–90.
Published: 01 December 2012
...James Michael Buckley Company Towns in the Americas: Landscape, Power, and Working-Class Communities by Dinius Oliver J. and Vergara Angela , eds. Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2011 xiv + 236 pp. , $59.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper) © 2012 by Labor and Working-Class...
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Labor (1 December 2012) 9 (4): 109–111.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Randall H. McGuire © 2012 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2012 The Archaeology of American Labor and Working-Class Life by Shackel Paul A. . Tallahassee : University of Florida Press , 2009 xviii + 136 pp. , $69.95 (cloth); $19.95 (paper) BOOK REVIEWS...
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Labor (1 September 2010) 7 (3): 33–52.
Published: 01 September 2010
... the civil rights movement.” Meanwhile, Thomas Sugrue, Nancy MacLean, and Timothy Minchin focus on renewed attention to economic inequality in the late 1960s, attributing it to a resurgence of black working-class activism inspired by the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and a resurfacing of radical voices...
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Labor (1 September 2010) 7 (3): 119–121.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Steven Noll Florida's Working-Class Past: Current Perspectives on Labor, Race, and Gender from Spanish Florida to the New Immigration Edited by Robert Cassanello and Melanie Shell-Weiss Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2009 xii + 286 pp., $69.95 (cloth) Labor and Working-Class...
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Labor (1 March 2012) 9 (1): 119–131.
Published: 01 March 2012
.... © 2012 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2012 R E V I E W ESSAY Working- Class Themes in the New Environmental History Jonathan S. Franklin The recent publication of Thomas Andrews’s Killing for Coal: America’s Deadliest...
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Labor (1 May 2013) 10 (2): 123–124.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Calvin White, Jr. The Gospel of the Working Class: Labor's Southern Prophets in New Deal America . Gellman Erik S. and Roll Jarod . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2011 xiv + 221 pp. , $75.00 (cloth); $30.00 (paper) © 2013 by Labor and Working-Class History...
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Labor (1 December 2011) 8 (4): 136–137.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Philip Chassler American Working-Class Literature: An Anthology Coles Nicholas and Zandy Janet , eds. New York : Oxford University Press , 2007 xxix + 925 pp. , $59.95 (paper) © 2011 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2011...
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Labor (1 December 2017) 14 (4): 100–102.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Nelson Lichtenstein Justin Gest finished writing this book just as Donald J. Trump wrapped up the GOP nomination for president and during the very same month that the British voted to leave the European Union. An increasingly alienated and radicalized white working-class population was at the...
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Labor (1 December 2017) 14 (4): 111–112.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Bryant Etheridge Copyright © 2017 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2017 “I am a man.” This slogan, used on occasion by civil rights unionists, advanced a particular conception of manhood. In the mid-century United States, the key elements of this version of masculinity, including...
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Labor (1 December 2017) 14 (4): 115–116.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Carlos A. Schwantes The Fate of Labour Socialism: The Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the Dream of a Working-Class Future , Naylor James , Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2016 , xiv + 427 pp., $63.95 (cloth); $39.95 (paper); $29.95 (ebook) Copyright © 2017...
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Labor (1 March 2018) 15 (1): 97–99.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Philip A. Howard A Hidden History of the Cuban Revolution: How the Working Class Shaped the Guerrillas’ Victory , Cushion Steve , New York : Monthly Review , 2016 , 272 pp., $89.00 (cloth); $27.00 (paper); $23.00 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class History...
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Labor (1 March 2018) 15 (1): 102–103.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Kim Phillips-Fein Contesting the Postwar City: Working-Class and Growth Politics in 1940s Milwaukee , Fure-Slocum Eric , Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 , xiv + 396 pp., $129.00 (cloth); $35.99 (paper); $29.99 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class...
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Labor (1 May 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 and...
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Labor (1 May 2018) 15 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Making of an American Working Class , Lause Mark , Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2015 , 296 pp., $95.00 (cloth); $28.00 (paper); $25.20 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2018 Mark Lause, the author of several previous books on labor...
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Labor (1 May 2018) 15 (2): 138–139.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Heath W. Carter The Making of Working-Class Religion , Pehl Matthew , Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2016 , 245 pp., $95.00 (cloth); $30.00 (paper); $27.00 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2018 Historians have mined Detroit’s...
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Labor (1 December 2018) 15 (4): 153–155.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Amanda H. Littauer When the Girls Come Out to Play: Teenage Working-Class Girls’ Leisure between the Wars , Milcoy Katherine , London : Bloomsbury , 2017 , x + 166 pp., £58.50 (cloth); $64.95 (cloth); £17.99 (paper); £17.99 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working...
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Labor (1 December 2018) 15 (4): 156–158.
Published: 01 December 2018
... had the effect of instilling a sense of “whiteness” in the US working class that is unique to its history. During periods of labor repression, then, capitalists suc cessfully tapped into that “white” sensibility to promote, in the mid-twentieth century, labor “stability” through the well-known labor...