Copper Crucible: How the Arizona Miner's Strike of 1983 Recast Labor-Management Relations in America / Edition 2

Copper Crucible: How the Arizona Miner's Strike of 1983 Recast Labor-Management Relations in America / Edition 2

by Jonathan D. Rosenblum
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801485541

ISBN-13: 9780801485541

Pub. Date: 12/28/1998

Publisher: Cornell University Press

In this second edition of his in-depth and gripping account of the Arizona Miners' Strike of 1983, Jonathan D. Rosenblum describes in a new epilogue the resurgence of union activism at Steelworkers Local 890 in Silver City, New Mexico, more than a decade since the devastating campaign waged by the Phelps Dodge Corporation to obliterate the unions at its Arizona

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In this second edition of his in-depth and gripping account of the Arizona Miners' Strike of 1983, Jonathan D. Rosenblum describes in a new epilogue the resurgence of union activism at Steelworkers Local 890 in Silver City, New Mexico, more than a decade since the devastating campaign waged by the Phelps Dodge Corporation to obliterate the unions at its Arizona properties.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801485541
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
945,239
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Critical Conditions3
Ch. 1Workers of the World and Copper in Arizona13
Ch. 2Hard Places46
Ch. 3Midnight at Morenci81
Ch. 4Copper Wars98
Ch. 5Hard Times116
Ch. 6Hard Change154
Ch. 7Wars of Attrition166
Ch. 8Slant of the Law185
Conclusion: Angels and Demons200
Epilogue: Life after Death?231
Source Notes247
Index265

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