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Labor's mind : a history of working-class intellectual life / Tobias Higbie.

Author/Creator:
Higbie, Frank Tobias author.
Publication:
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2019]
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 213 pages ; 23 cm.
Series:
Working class in American history
The working class in American history
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Subjects:
Working class -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Working class -- Education -- United States.
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Intellectual life.
Labor movement.
Working class -- Education.
Working class -- Intellectual life.
United States.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction
"A little avenue to self-mastery": the social world of working-class readers
"All sorts of wild, impassioned talk": open forums and the working-class public sphere
"To see and hear things that have always been there": labor's pedagogy of the organized
Brain workers in the house of labor: life stories and the politics of experience
Icons of ignorance and enlightenment: the visual culture of critical consciousness
Conclusion: self-education in the shadow of the Cold War.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780252042263
0252042263
9780252084027
0252084020
OCLC:
1043955748