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American labor since the New Deal. Edited, with an introduction, by Melvyn Dubofsky.

Chicago, Quadrangle Books [1971] .
ISBN 9780812901962, 9780812961676, 0812961676, 0812901967

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Other Title New York times.
Subjects Labor movement -- United States.
Labor movement.
Labor unions -- United States.
Labor unions.
Mouvement ouvrier -- États-Unis.
New Deal, 1933-1939.
New Deal.
United States.
Description viii, 322 pages 22 cm.
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes "A New York times book."
Articles and news reports from the New York times.
Bound in green cloth over boards; cover lettered in black; spine lettered in gold and black; multicolored dust-jacket.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-310).
Contents 1. A new deal for labor, 1933-1938 -- Russell Porter on the San Francisco general strike. Strike paralyzes San Francisco life / Russell B. Porter ; General strike called off by San Francisco unions / Russell B. Porter -- The Minneapolis Teamsters' strike. Fifty are shot in Minneapolis as police fire on strikers / New York Times ; Minneapolis is put under martial law in strike deadlock / New York Times -- The Kohler, Wisconsin, strike. One killed, twenty hurt as deputies crush Kohler strike riot / New York Times -- Proposal for better industrial Relations / Robert F. Wagner -- John L. Lewis' resignation from the A.F. of L. Lewis quits office in the Federation / New York Times ; The split in the A.F. of L. / Louis Stark -- The Flint sit-down strike. Twenty-four hurt in Flint strike riot / New York Times ; Troops surround plants following riots in Flint / Russell B. Porter ; The broad challenge of the sit-down / Russell B. Porter -- The C.I.O. / Russell B. Porter -- John L. Lewis and his plan / S.J. Woolf -- Memorial Day massacre. Battle in Chicago / New York Times ; Nine hundred Chicago police guard strike area as riots are hinted / F. Raymond Daniell -- 2. War and peace, 1940-1960 -- Labor's place in the war pattern / Walter P. Reuther -- Detroit in the war. A city that forges thunderbolts / R.L. Duffus ; Detroit race riot / New York Times -- A warning against communists in unions / David Dubinsky -- On labor's future / George Meany -- Why they cheer for Hoffa / A.H. Raskin -- 3. Workers in an affluent society, 1946-1960 -- Why twenty million women work / Gertrude Samuels -- Steelworkers : "not today's wage, tomorrow's security" / David Dempsey -- Life with Tom and Helen Garland / A.H. Raskin -- Joe Docks : forgotten man of the waterfront / Budd Schulberg -- 4. Workers and unions since 1960 -- Unemployment / A.H. Raskin -- Automation : threat and promise / John I. Snyder, Jr., and Gardner Ackley -- George Meany and Herbert Hill clash / Stanley Levey -- A kind of economic holy war / A.H. Raskin -- La Huelga becomes La Causa / Dick Meister -- 5. Labor today -- An interview with George Meany / Damon Stetson -- Labor Day 1969 : affluence and quiet / William Borders -- Rising unemployment / Francis X. Clines -- Hard-hats attack demonstrators / Homer Bigart.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)219262
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Dubofsky, Melvyn, 1934-
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