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The Emergence of a UAW Local, 1936–1939
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Peter Friedlander
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975-07-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

Peter Friedlander documents the formation of a local United Automobile Workers union at a mid-sized parts factory during the turbulent 1930s. Blending oral history based on personal interviews with a keen analysis of the worker's class structure and widely varied cultural backgrounds, Freidlander describes the transformation of a working-class community
The CIO, 1935-1955
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: Robert H. Zieger
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-09 - Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

The Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) encompassed the largest sustained surge of worker organization in American history. Robert Zieger charts the rise of this industrial union movement, from the founding of the CIO by John L. Lewis in 1935 to its merger under Walter Reuther with the American Federation of
Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series
Language: en
Pages: 1620
Authors: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
Categories: Copyright
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress

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The Automobile in American History and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 487
Authors: Michael L. Berger
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Presents a collection of bibliographic essays that describe the history, culture, and impact of the automobile and automobile industry in the United States.
Life and Labor
Language: en
Pages: 343
Authors: Charles Stephenson, Robert E. Asher, Robert Asher
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-09-15 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Life and Labor brings together the most stimulating scholarship in the field of labor history today. Its fifteen essays explore the impact of industrialization and technology on the lives of working people and their responses to the changes in society over the past one-hundred-fifty years. Focusing on the everyday life