Left Out: Reds and America's Industrial Unions / Edition 1

Left Out: Reds and America's Industrial Unions / Edition 1

by Judith Stepan-Norris, Maurice Zeitlin
     
 

This book, first published in 2002, analyzes the legacy of the Communists in the CIO between the 1930s and 1950s.See more details below

Overview

This book, first published in 2002, analyzes the legacy of the Communists in the CIO between the 1930s and 1950s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521798402
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/21/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

1. The congress of industrial organizations (CIO): left, right, and center; 2. 'Who gets the bird?'; 3. Insurgency, radicalism, and democracy; 4. Lived democracy: UAW local 600; 5. 'Red company unions'?; 6. Rank-and-file democracy and the 'class struggle in production'; 7. Strangers to their own class?; 8. 'Pin money' and 'pink slips'; 9. The 'big 3' and interracial solidarity; 10. The red and the black; 11. Conclusion: an American tragedy; 12. Epilogue: the specter of a 'third labor federation'.

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