Hard Work: The Making of Labor History

Hard Work: The Making of Labor History

by Melvyn Dubofsky
     
 

ISBN-10: 0252068688

ISBN-13: 9780252068683

Pub. Date: 04/28/2000

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252068683
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Series:
Working Class in American History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,245,083
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii
Introduction 1(4)
Starting Out in the Fifties: True Confessions of a Labor Historian
5(36)
Part 1: Labor Radicalism, Culture, and Comparative History
The Origins of Western Working-Class Radicalism, 1890--1905
41(25)
The IWW, the Culture of Poverty, and the Concept of Power
66(15)
Tom Mann and William D. Haywood: Culture, Personality, and Comparative History
81(24)
Part 2: Workers, Politics, and the State
Abortive Reform: The Wilson Administration and Organized Labor, 1913--20
105(25)
Not So "Turbulent Years": Another Look at America in the 1930s
130(21)
American Industrial Workers and Political Parties from Roosevelt to Reagan: A Comparative Perspective
151(28)
Part 3: Theory and World Systems
Technological Change and American Worker Movements, 1870--1970
179(22)
A New Look at the Original Case: To What Extent Was the United States Fordist?
201(19)
If All the World Were Paterson: Herbert Gutman, the American Working Class, and the Future of Labor History
220(15)
Selected Publications 235(6)
Index 241

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