For Social Peace in Brazil: Industrialists and the Remaking of the Working Class in São Paulo, 1920-1964 / Edition 1

For Social Peace in Brazil: Industrialists and the Remaking of the Working Class in São Paulo, 1920-1964 / Edition 1

by Barbara Weinstein
     
 

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Overview

For Social Peace in Brazil: Industrialists and the Remaking of the Working Class in São Paulo, 1920-1964

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807846025
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
01/20/1997
Edition description:
1
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 9.23(h) x 1.09(d)

Meet the Author

Barbara Weinstein, associate professor of history at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, is author of The Amazon Rubber Boom, 1850-1920.

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction
1 Rationalization and Industry in the 1920s
2 Rational Organization and Social Reform
3 Industrialists in the Nation's Service
4 Inventing SENAI and SESI
5 Employers and Workers Respond
6 Remaking the Worker at Home and at Play
7 Remaking the Worker at Work
8 The Politics of Social Peace
Epilogue and Conclusion
Appendix
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Illustrations

The spinning workshop in the textiles section of the SENAI school in Ipiranga, 1948
Medical examination for an applicant to a SENAI course, "test of strength," 1943
Physical education classes for boys and girls at the SENAI school in Brás, 1946
Students in the SENAI course for industrial psychologists visit a textile factory, 1945
Engineering students in the course for lathe operators at SENAI's Escola Roberto Simonsen, 1950
Graduation ceremony for SENAI-São Paulo students, 1947
Inauguration of the Escola Roberto Simonsen, SENAI-São Paulo, 1949
SENAI course for glassmakers in the Nadir Figueiredo glass factory, 1951
Funeral procession for Morvan Dias de Figueiredo, 1950, in front of SENAI's Escola Roberto Simonsen
Members of the metallurgical workers' union visiting a metalworking section of SENAI's Escola Roberto Simonsen, 1951
Members of the textile workers' and textile supervisors' unions visiting a textile workshop in the SENAI school in Ipiranga, 1950
Oath being administered to "worker-athletes" at the opening of the fifth Workers' Olympics, May Day, 1951
Members of the construction workers' union listening to a lecture about SENAI courses in the union headquarters, 1950
Families of SENAI apprentices visiting a workshop for mechanics at the Escola Roberto Simonsen, 1950
Home economics class in sewing for female apprentices at the SENAI school in Campinas, 1946
Apprentices at the SENAI school in Br s during a period of recreation, 1947
The delegation of SENAI apprentices in the parade for the fifth Workers' Olympics, May Day, 1951
The SENAI "jeep" in the SESI-sponsored parade to inaugurate the fourth Workers' Olympics, May Day, 1950
Lunch for officials of the Second Army Division at the SENAI restaurant in the Escola Roberto Simonsen, 1949

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