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History of the Labor Movement in the United States

On the Eve of America"s Entrance into World War I, 1915-1916 (Foner, Philip Sheldon//History of the Labor Movement in the United States)

by Philip S. Foner

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Published by Intl Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Industrial relations,
  • Labor movement,
  • Labor unions,
  • United States,
  • Career/Job

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10530127M
    ISBN 100717806022
    ISBN 109780717806027

    History of the Labor Movement in the United States: Volume VII: Labor and World War I, by Foner, Philip Sheldon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at . A People's History of the United States is an attempt to balance the scales by writing about the parts of US history that aren't often covered in depth. It focuses particularly on the effects of government policy on the poor, women, and non-whites throughout US history, documents labor movements and equality movements in more depth than one.

    The NLU is the first national labor federation in the United States, dedicated in large part to fighting for the eight-hour day. This goal is not achieved nationally, though in Congress does establish the eight-hour day for government employees (a law not consistently enforced). The organization falls apart during the depression of the s. A People's History of the United States is a non-fiction book by American historian and political scientist Howard the book, Zinn presented what he considered to be a different side of history from the more traditional "fundamental nationalist glorification of country". Zinn portrays a side of American history that can largely be seen as the exploitation and manipulation of the Author: Howard Zinn.

    The Knights of Labor union founded in took the movement to a new level drawing a national membership. The ethos of the Knights was to include anyone involved in production, which helped its. The Labor Movement and Gender Equality. Some of the earliest organizing efforts in the United States were young women working at mills. From that point forward, the labor movement has played a central role in the advancement of women’s rights. First turnout of “mill girls” in Lowell, Massachusetts, to protect wage cuts.


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History of the Labor Movement in the United States, Vol. 1: From Colonial Times to the Founding of the American Federation of Labor Paperback – June 1, by Philip S. Foner (Author)Cited by: History of the Labor Movement in the United States book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

The AFL in the progressive era /5. Yes, the IWW still exists (some years. The fourth book in Philip Foner's expansive history of the U.S. labor movement. This volume, as indicated by the subtitle, is dedicated to the Industrial Workers of the World in the pre-World War I era. It's the best of the four volumes by Foner I've read so far/5.

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Foner. Inthe first volume of my History of the Labor Movement in the United States was published. It covered the period from colonial times to the founding of the American Federation of Labor which dates its inception fromthe year the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions was formed.

Source notes are given, as is a item "Selected Bibliography," consisting of both print and Web documents. This is certainly not a book that students will pick up for fun. However, it is an excellent research source, slightly more comprehensive than Tim McNeese's The Labor Movement: Unionizing America (Chelsea House, )/5(4).

The origins of the labor movement lay in the formative years of the American nation, when a free wage-labor market emerged in the artisan trades late in the colonial period. OCLC Number: Description: 4 volumes ; 22 cm: Contents: v. From colonial times to the founding of the American Federation of Labor --v From the founding of the American Federation of Labor to the emergence of American imperialism --v Filed under: Labor movement -- United States -- History.

Can Unions Survive. The Rejuvenation of the American Labor Movement (New York and London: New York University Press, c), by Charles B. Craver (HTML with commentary at NYU Press). Vol. >: 1st ed Includes bibliographical references 1: From colonial times to the founding of the American Federation of Labor.

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The chapter about the fight for the 8-hour work day alone is worth buying the book. If you're a union member, this is a must read/5(6).

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Labor Movement critical history of the U.S. labor movement examines the hidden history of workers' resistance. An engaging collection of riveting stories about working people in United States history fighting back in the darkest times. Striking to Survive.They were issued by many Labor Exchanges in the western United States during the s due to difficult economic times and may have been connected to early labor union cooperatives.

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