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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (88): 83–111.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Donald Reid 2004 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2004 08-Reid 12/2/03 3:25 PM Page 83 Etablissement: Working in the Factory to Make Revolution in France Donald Reid When I think that the great...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 39–61.
Published: 01 January 2017
...David Roth Singerman Across the late-nineteenth-century Caribbean, sugar plantations were replaced by centralized industrial factories filled with sophisticated machines. Contemporary observers and later historians have credited those factories and machines with producing sugar of unprecedented...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 280–325.
Published: 01 May 1984
...David Scobey Boycotting the Politics Factory: Labor Radicalism and the New York City Mayoral Election of 1884 David Scobey I. The Monster Parade On Saturday evening, October 30, 1886, three days before...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (124): 55–66.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Peter Winn Industrial workers in Allende's Chile lived its revolutionary process most intensely. The Yarur cotton mill, Chile's largest, was the first big factory to be seized by its workers, nationalized by Allende, and incorporated into the social property area. It was also the first to introduce...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 37–45.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Margaret Power In this annotated interview Lolita Lebrón explains that the racism she experienced as a factory worker in New York City led her to join the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party. She also discusses her position as the leader of the 1954 attack on the US Congress, the attack itself, gender...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (129): 164–176.
Published: 01 October 2017
... local stores, via virtual factory tours, and, of course, by purchasing luxury goods. Centrally, the essay argues that what Shinola offers for sale is less about a specific product and more about an association with a nostalgic vision of Detroit—a space of “authentic” blackness, working-class credibility...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (61): 93–123.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Brazil’s role as a ”primary producer,” and his enduring commitment to industrial development had con- siderable appeal for Brazil’s urban workers, who widely regarded factory employment as promising basic rights and better standards of living. Thus, Vargas’ announcement of prizes for industrial...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 482–493.
Published: 01 May 1984
...Philip Scranton 1984 Culture, Politics, and Acquiescence: Left Historians and Textile Paternalism Philip Scranton Patrick Joyce. Wark, Society and Politics: The Culture of the Factory in Later Victorian England. New Brunswick...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 4–34.
Published: 01 January 1994
... at the Yarur cotton mill, Chile’s largest textile factory, went on strike. They established picket lines, formed committees, created a soup kitchen, and appealed for material solidarity and political support. From a distance, the Yarur strike seemed a typical Chilean labor conflict, growing numbers...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 5–34.
Published: 01 January 1994
... at the Yarur cotton mill, Chile’s largest textile factory, went on strike. They established picket lines, formed committees, created a soup kitchen, and appealed for material solidarity and political support. From a distance, the Yarur strike seemed a typical Chilean labor conflict, growing numbers...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (17): 39–74.
Published: 01 May 1978
... production, peculiarly subject to standardiza- tion and high-speed machinery, employed the highest percentage of unskilled labor. Meanwhile, all mill industries participated in the intensified competition of the late nineteenth century. Factory overseers operating...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (73): 204–212.
Published: 01 January 1999
... and Gender: Female Factory Work in Germany, 1850-1914. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1996. $42.50 (cloth). Wendy Gamber, The Female Economy: The Milline y and Dressmaking Trades, 1860-2 930. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997. $16.95 (paper). Nancy L. Green, Ready...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 69–89.
Published: 01 January 2024
..., in their confrontations with the factory bosses and the police but remained politically sidelined within their movements. 2 Many women did not have the political language to explain their experiences of gender oppression and marginalization in their homes and organizations. The patriarchal roadblocks to allowing...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 173–179.
Published: 01 October 2018
... in the countryside. Like the modern factory, the construction site is an autonomous space in which workers are detached from their surrounding context. This is especially the case in China, where construction workers, who make up of nearly half of the migrant workforce, are generally from far away and less-developed...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (44): 167–174.
Published: 01 May 1989
...- proletarian of the early industrial age. But was he, in fact, so close in being and sentiment to the debased artisan or factory operative as Rediker suggests? In a formal sense, the early eighteenth-centuryship might have functioned like a factory and the mariner like an operative. Certain...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (17): 5–38.
Published: 01 May 1978
... routine, and the recording of factory time. This was conflict en- gendered by the rapid expansion of the textile indus- try in the years prior to 1830 and the substantial social changes it brought in its wake. The most im- portant of these changes were the increased use of unskilled labor...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (112): 173–183.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., the unemployed, the casualized workers, the neighbourhood organizations.” Citing Gay Seidman’s research on militance in workers’ movements in Brazil and South Africa, Moody argues for “a labour movement whose constituencies spread far beyond the factory gates and whose demands include broad social...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (102): 161–170.
Published: 01 October 2008
... the ballot. They were key players in the minimum wage increase in San Francisco. Why the focus on young workers? We have seen a total shift in the economy. We are not living in the era of the factory any more. It is postmodern. We don’t have those modernist factories and the big labor unions. We...
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Radical History Review (1980) 1980 (23): 37–53.
Published: 01 May 1980
... in the modern factory system . As the following interview suggests, Montgomery’s historical writing reflects his experience as a factory worker, union organizer, and Communist militant in the 1950s. Despite the disarray of the Left during this period and the political repression it suffered...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 80–111.
Published: 01 January 1994
... in S5o Paulo had written to Vargas complaining that the large number of women workers in the mills ”serves to increase the number of unemployed men, creating a ridiculous spectacle that is shameful and revolt- ing: the woman at work in the factory and the husband at home tak- ing care...