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Labor Studies



link to catalog page WITWER, Shadow of the Racketeer

Shadow of the Racketeer

Scandal in Organized Labor

Author: David Witwer
Pub Date: 2009

A detailed account of labor corruption in the 1930s and the zealous journalist who railed against it   learn more...

link to catalog page DOWLING, Slumming in New York

Slumming in New York

From the Waterfront to Mythic Harlem

Author: Robert M. Dowling
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: 2009

A penetrating study of the literary writings that transformed New York City's moral threats into cultural treasures   learn more...

link to catalog page ASHBY, Staley

Staley

The Fight for a New American Labor Movement

Author: Steven K. Ashby and C. J. Hawking
Pub Date: April 2009

A dramatic story of worker resistance in a pivotal labor struggle   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sweet Tyranny

Sweet Tyranny

Migrant Labor, Industrial Agriculture, and Imperial Politics

Author: Kathleen Mapes
Pub Date: June 2009

Amid America's sugar industry, a bitter debate over imperialism and immigration   learn more...

link to catalog page FINK, Upheaval in the Quiet Zone

Upheaval in the Quiet Zone

1199SEIU and the Politics of Health Care Unionism

Author: Leon Fink and Brian Greenberg
Pub Date: February 2009

A classic labor history, newly updated and expanded   learn more...

link to catalog page WITWER, Corruption and Reform in the Teamsters Union Author: David Witwer
Pub Date: Cloth: 2003; Paper: 2008

A history of corruption and reform in the Teamsters Union   learn more...

link to catalog page STOWELL, The Great Strikes of 1877 Author: Edited by David O. Stowell
Pub Date: March 2008

New perspectives on a pivotal moment in U.S. history   learn more...

link to catalog page SUMMERHILL, Harvest of Dissent

Harvest of Dissent

Agrarianism in Nineteenth-Century New York

Author: Thomas Summerhill
Pub Date: Cloth: 2005; Paper: 2008

A deep account of the long transition towards capitalism and modernity in the rural United States   learn more...

link to catalog page STROMQUIST, Labor’s Cold War

Labor’s Cold War

Local Politics in a Global Context

Author: Edited by Shelton Stromquist
Pub Date: March 2008

How the Cold War affected local-level union politics   learn more...

link to catalog page KUMAR, Outside the Box

Outside the Box

Corporate Media, Globalization, and the UPS Strike

Author: Deepa Kumar
Pub Date: 2008

A provocative analysis of the media's role in the 1997 United Parcel Service workers' strike   learn more...

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