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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (78): 178–188.
Published: 01 October 2000
... of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postzuar Detroit (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996). Jefferson Cowie, Capital Moves: RCA’s 70-Year Qidest for Cheap Labor (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999). Judith Stein, Running Steel, Running America: Race, Economic...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 152–156.
Published: 01 May 1984
... productivity we must emulate Japanese business by diffusing decision-making and initiative through the organization.” There is no doubt that American steel workers, for example, could produce steel of better quality, more efficiently, and in social relations better suited to human beings than...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (61): 63–91.
Published: 01 January 1995
... by centralized state institutions have stifled individual initiative and instilled habits of dependence. The third critical element in shaping the city's future, judging f rom comparative work on recently restructured European steel cities, will be the specific political positions taken by Donetsk's...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (83): 203–210.
Published: 01 May 2002
... We Stand, consists of a richly documented account of the racial dynamics of trade unionism in the longshore and steel indus- tries welded to a surprisingly bitter polemic directed at “scholars and public intel- lectuals . . . who long for the ‘good old days...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (56): 119–126.
Published: 01 May 1993
..., the city King called "the most segregated in America" was also known as the "Pittsburgh of the South." Indeed, Birmingham has a significant history of coal, iron, and steel production, and in the late nineteenth century the "Birmingham District'' became the industrial heartland of the Deep South...
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Radical History Review (1979) 1979 (20): 245–255.
Published: 01 May 1979
..., and Steven). The camera does not intrude; it seems to stand back, taking in complex scenes with little crosscutting and little explanatory dialogue. The film presents various portraits of life in Clairton, Pennsylvania: the steel mills, with their deafening roar and their flashes of molten metal...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (57): 65–72.
Published: 01 October 1993
... on the brain of the living. If this is true, and if the MARHO roundtable has really happened as it did, the New Left is among the dead, weighing like a nighfmare on the brain of their undergraduates. Why? Just the other day, Ronald Steel argued in the name of anti-imperialism and anti...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (92): 191–195.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., Michael Steele, the lieutenant governor of Maryland and the deputy permanent chairman of the convention, linked himself to the Great Emancipator based on his own progress into the small (except in public roles at the convention) ranks of black Republican...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (35): 112–117.
Published: 01 May 1986
... inhabitants were decisively mastered by Big Steel.” Couvares asks, “How did the city that embraced the labor struggle of 1877 turn into the city which so fiercely repudiated the labor struggle of 1919?” To answer that question, he explores and closely analyzes the changes that occurred in the work...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (17): 181–192.
Published: 01 May 1978
... the handwriting on the wall. Q: When did you leave the mills and go into steel organizing? A: About 1951. I was unemployed, then got hired i.n steel in a curious way, by a neighbor who was a super- visor down at BIF [Builders Iron Foundry, Providence]. I used...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (77): 157–161.
Published: 01 May 2000
... which never worked according to plan, a strident Great Russian nationalism, and other features which, though modified after Stalin’s death, remained more or less intact until the Gorbachev years. An account of the rise of Magnitogorsk, the Soviet ”city of steel” built from scratch...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 167–177.
Published: 01 May 2010
... from Shijing Pagoda, Ming dynasty, First Fairy Mountain, surrounded by Shougang Capital Steel plant and worker housing in west Beijing. During the Ming dynasty the pagoda was built on the six hundred – foot (184 – meter) mountain overlooking a rural landscape. Since the early twentieth century...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 175–181.
Published: 01 October 2010
... that Quinn has gathered of the peacelines since early 2002 offer a com- pelling portrait of continued division. The panoramic medium is ideally suited to the content — ­extended lengths of unique urban architecture — ­especially where the steel fences scythe between swathes of abandoned or demolished...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (82): 65–90.
Published: 01 January 2002
... a dissatisfaction with its current leadership. In a 1972 Radical America article, “The Possibility of Radi- calism in the 1930s: The Case of Steel,” he argued that decisions made in the very formation of the union had imposed a top-heavy form onto what had started as a decentralized grassroots movement...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 437–444.
Published: 01 May 1990
... of Western Pennsylvania. The museum has recently begun to take an admirably more aggressive interest in the working-class history of the Pittsburgh region. It recently opened a new exhibit on "Homestead: The Story of a Steel Town" and the cover of its nicely redesigned magazine, Pittsburgh...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (35): 26–48.
Published: 01 May 1986
... in steel body repair and truck building. Each repair shop employed unskilled laborers doing janitorial work, moving machines and equipment, and other tasks, as well as its own clerical and managerial staff. While railroad repair shops were often bastions of the highly-skilled, in the 1910s...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 206–216.
Published: 01 May 1984
... a geographically sensible plan, we developed a long preliminary list of possible sites. We agreed to focus on a few especially significant and visually interest- ing places representing the major economic bases of the city-the mills, the railroads, the port, and Bethlehem Steel; we would get off the bus...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 3–13.
Published: 01 January 2014
... and partitions the landscape, such that a formless blue void of sea and sky abuts a world arrayed into neat metal stacks. That diagonal is then blocked by another, in the repouissoir of the crane itself, which juts from foreground into background, vertiginously collapsing space, its steel arm precisely...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (62): 268–272.
Published: 01 May 1995
... of the American Historical Reuiezu‘s precipitous surrender of the disci- pline to the forces of popular culture. The offense can be found in the April 1994 issue, where Valerie Steele’s lead book review of Lynn Hunt’s The Invention of Pornography concludes with an apho- rism borrowed from Angela Carter...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 407–412.
Published: 01 May 1984
..., everyday organizing drives and in travels around the states, the Soviet Union and Shanghai. Nelson moved to Pittsburgh and began to organize steel workers. There he also met Maggie, his wife and life long political comrade and companion, an unsung heroine in her own right. She helped him...