Like Night and Day: Unionization in a Southern Mill Town / Edition 1

Like Night and Day: Unionization in a Southern Mill Town / Edition 1

by Daniel J. Clark
     
 

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Like Night and Day: Unionization in a Southern Mill Town

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807846179
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
03/03/1997
Edition description:
1
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.17(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Cotton Mill Fever, 1895-19389
2Modernization and Unionization, 1938-194326
3Initial Conflicts: Equality, Ambiguity, and Security of Livelihoods, 1943-194448
4A New (Old?) Work Ethic, 1943-195864
5The Roots of Workload Conflict87
6The Ambiguous Terms of Workload Conflict105
7Taking the Offensive: Seeking Greater Control over Workloads, 1948-1958124
8Beyond the Mills: Local and Regional Contexts148
9Striking for the Grievance Procedure, 1958-1961168
Conclusion199
App. APopulation and Racial Composition of Henderson Town209
App. BPopulation and Racial Composition of Vance County210
App. CRecord of Sales, Taxes, Income, and Dividends, 1944-1958211
Notes213
Selected Bibliography243
Index253

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