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The anthropology of labor unions / edited by E. Paul Durrenberger and Karaleah S. Reichart.

Publication:
Boulder, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, c2010.
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vi, 239 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Labor unions -- History.
Labor unions -- Political activity -- History.
Labor unions -- United States -- History.
Contents:
Introduction / E. Paul Durrenberger and Karaleah Reichart
Miners, women, and community coalitions in the UMWA Pittston Strike / Karaleah Reichart
Is this what democracy looks like? / E. Paul Durrenberger and Suzan Erem
With God on everyone's side : truth telling and toxic words among Methodists and organized farmworkers in North Carolina / Sandi Smith-Nonini
Buying out the union : jobs as property and the UAW / Peter Richardson
Approaching industrial democracy in nonunion mines : lessons from Wyoming's Powder River basin / Jessica M. Smith
Small places, close to home : the importance of place in organizing workers / Lydia Savage
Economic globalization and changing capital-labor relations in Baja California's fresh-produce industry / Christian Zlolniski
The tobacco trap : obstacles to trade unionism in Malawi / Marty Otañez
Concluding thoughts / Karen Brodkin
Afterword / E. Paul Durrenberger and Karaleah Reichart.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Durrenberger, E. Paul, 1943-
Reichart, Karaleah S.
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780870819650 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0870819658 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
377698716
Publisher Number:
99937076858