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History of the labour movement in the United States

by Philip S. Foner

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Published by International Publishers. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Philip S. Foner. Vol.8, Postwar struggles, 1918-1920.
The Physical Object
Pagination305 p.
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21688288M
ISBN 100717803880

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OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Previously published: Vols. have title: History of labor in the United States, Description. Trade union, also called labour union, association of workers in a particular trade, industry, or company created for the purpose of securing improvements in pay, benefits, working conditions, or social and political status through collective bargaining.. Historical development. As an organized movement, trade unionism (also called organized labour) originated in the 19th century in Great.

OCLC Number: Notes: Vols. have title: History of labor in the United States, The fourth study in Contributions to American economic history. Her book, L.A. Story: Immigrant Workers and the Future of the U.S. Labor Movement, was a pathbreaking study that documented the role immigrant workers played in transforming the Los Angeles labour movement from a relative backwater into a centre of labour organising.


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