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Product Description: For much of the twentieth century, large companies employing many workers formed the bedrock of the U.S. economy. Today, on the list of big business's priorities, sustaining the employer-worker relationship ranks far below building a devoted customer base and delivering value to investors...read more

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9780674725447 | Harvard Univ Pr, February 17, 2014, cover price $31.50 | About this edition: For much of the twentieth century, large companies employing many workers formed the bedrock of the U.

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Product Description: Save Our Unions: Dispatches From A Movement in Distress brings together recent essays and reporting by labor journalist Steve Early. The author illuminates the challenges facing U.S. workers, whether they’re trying to democratize their union, win a strike, defend past contract gains, or bargain with management for the first time...read more

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9781583674284 | Monthly Review Pr, November 1, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Save Our Unions: Dispatches From A Movement in Distress brings together recent essays and reporting by labor journalist Steve Early.

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9781583674277 | Monthly Review Pr, November 1, 2013, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Save Our Unions: Dispatches From A Movement in Distress brings together recent essays and reporting by labor journalist Steve Early.

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Product Description: Critics on the left and the right typically agree that globalization, the loss of manufacturing jobs, and the expansion of the service sector have led to income inequality and rising numbers of low-paying jobs with poor working conditions...read more

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9780816681396 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, July 1, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Critics on the left and the right typically agree that globalization, the loss of manufacturing jobs, and the expansion of the service sector have led to income inequality and rising numbers of low-paying jobs with poor working conditions.

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9780816681402 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, July 10, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Critics on the left and the right typically agree that globalization, the loss of manufacturing jobs, and the expansion of the service sector have led to income inequality and rising numbers of low-paying jobs with poor working conditions.

By Ruth Baumeister (editor) and Sang Lee (editor)

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9780306708015, titled "My America: 1928 1938" | Reprint edition (Da Capo Pr, June 1, 1976), cover price $86.00 | also contains My America: 1928 1938

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9789064505669 | Nai Uitgevers Pub, April 30, 2013, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: This book presents and discusses information on a variety of labour issues and policies. Topics discussed include (among others) outsourcing and in-sourcing jobs in the U.S. economy; immigration of foreign workers; trade adjustment assistance for workers; project labour agreements; and employment assistance for veterans...read more
By John E. Harrisson (editor)

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9781611226898 | Nova Science Pub Inc, July 5, 2012, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book presents and discusses information on a variety of labour issues and policies.

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Product Description: Collected for the first time, the essays that comprise Embedded With Organized Labor present a unique and informed perspective on the class war at home from a longtime organizer and “participatory labor journalist.” Steve Early tackles the most pressing issues facing unions today and describes how workers have organized successfully, on the job and in the community, in the face of employer opposition now and in the past...read more

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9781583671894 | Monthly Review Pr, July 1, 2009, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Collected for the first time, the essays that comprise Embedded With Organized Labor present a unique and informed perspective on the class war at home from a longtime organizer and “participatory labor journalist.

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9781583671887 | Monthly Review Pr, July 1, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Collected for the first time, the essays that comprise Embedded With Organized Labor present a unique and informed perspective on the class war at home from a longtime organizer and “participatory labor journalist.

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Product Description: Money, jobs, careers, training_all are topics often overheard in the conversation of middle-class Americans. One of the nation's leading critics of education, the world of work, and the labor movement, Stanley Aronowitz shows how new technologies, labor, and education all are deeply intertwined in our culture and everyday lives...read more

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9780742560260 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 28, 2007, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Money, jobs, careers, training_all are topics often overheard in the conversation of middle-class Americans.

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Product Description: Work. Hard work! And plenty of it. That is what has made the United States into the world's foremost economic superpower. But while we Americans value and respect work, we are also concerned about economic justice. We like to see all workers earn a fair day's pay for a fair day's work...read more

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9780877667315 | Urban Inst Pr, September 30, 2006, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: Work.

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Product Description: The Changing World of Work is a collection of stimulating and diverse readings that ask students to think about the meaning of work in today’s world, and how it impacts our daily lives.     Readings touch on such diverse topics as: what influences a person’s work ethic, inequalities in American work culture, how technology has impacted today’s workplace, the ways that men and women strive to balance work and family life, and more...read more
By Marjorie Ford (editor)

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9780321273321 | Longman Pub Group, May 16, 2005, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: The Changing World of Work is a collection of stimulating and diverse readings that ask students to think about the meaning of work in today’s world, and how it impacts our daily lives.

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Product Description: Americans have always believed that economic growth leads to job growth. In this groundbreaking analysis, Stanley Aronowitz argues that this is no longer true. "Just Around the Corner "examines the state of the American economy as planned by Democrats and Republicans over the last thirty years...read more

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9781592131372 | Temple Univ Pr, March 30, 2005, cover price $53.50 | About this edition: Americans have always believed that economic growth leads to job growth.

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9781592131389 | Temple Univ Pr, March 30, 2005, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Discusses why it is no longer true that economic growth leads to job growth.

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Product Description: When it first appeared in hardcover, Which Side Are You On? received widespread critical accolades, and was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award for nonfiction. In this new paperback edition, Thomas Geoghegan has updated his eloquent plea for the relevance of organized labor in America with an afterword covering the labor movement through the 1990s...read more

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9780374289195 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A union lawyer documents the rise and fall of organized labor, exploring the myriad of issues associated with labor in America

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9781565848863 | Revised edition (New Pr, July 26, 2004), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: When it first appeared in hardcover, Which Side Are You On?
9780452268913 | Plume, August 1, 1992, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A lawyer working for the unions brings to life the teamsters, steelworkers, nurses, carpenters, and others who are clinging to their right to organize and fighting to preserve a way of life.

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Product Description: Informative and original, Labor's Struggles, 1945-1950 contains information and insights that must be included in any subsequent efforts to interpret this period in labor history. The author based this account largely on his own experience as legislative representative for the United Auto Workers-CIO from 1943 to 1947, as well as on documents and conversations from that period, supplemented with historical research...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521414128 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1994, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Informative and original, Labor's Struggles, 1945-1950 contains information and insights that must be included in any subsequent efforts to interpret this period in labor history.

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9780521533263 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Informative and original, Labor's Struggles, 1945-1950 contains information and insights that must be included in any subsequent efforts to interpret this period in labor history.

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Product Description: With the passing of Clifford Collier Clogg at the age of 45 on May 7th 1995, the world lost a talented sociologist, demographer, and statistician all at once. In addition to being a considerable talent in each of these three disciplines, and perhaps more importantly, Cliff was the type of person who brought to­ gether diverse elements and scholars from all three...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780306465369 | Plenum Pub Corp, December 1, 2001, cover price $109.00

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9780306465376 | Plenum Pub Corp, March 1, 2002, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: With the passing of Clifford Collier Clogg at the age of 45 on May 7th 1995, the world lost a talented sociologist, demographer, and statistician all at once.

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Product Description: This book offers a timely analysis of work and labor processes and how they are rapidly changing under globalization. The contributors explore traditional sectors of the U.S. and world economies-from auto to steel to agriculture-as well as work under new production arrangements, such as third world export processing zones...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Berch Berberoglu (editor)

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9780742516601 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 1, 2001, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: This book offers a timely analysis of work and labor processes and how they are rapidly changing under globalization.

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9780742516618 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 1, 2002, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: This book offers a timely analysis of work and labor processes and how they are rapidly changing under globalization.

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Product Description: Money, jobs, careers, training―all are topics often overheard in the conversation of middle-class Americans. One of the nation's leading critics of education, the world of work, and the labor movement, Stanley Aronowitz shows how new technologies, labor, and education all are deeply intertwined in our culture and everyday lives...read more

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9780742509757 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 1, 2001, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Money, jobs, careers, training―all are topics often overheard in the conversation of middle-class Americans.

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Drawing on interviews with former IBM executives, bakers, a former bartender who entered the advertising profession, and many other interesting characters, this exploration of work and the new economy looks at the effects of the changing workplace on a wide range of people. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780393046786 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 1998, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Explores the effects of the new capitalism and explains the social and political context for today's personal confusions and offers suggestions on how to reimagine community and individual character

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9780393319873 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 2000, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Drawing on interviews with former IBM executives, bakers, a former bartender who entered the advertising profession, and many other interesting characters, this exploration of work and the new economy looks at the effects of the changing workplace on a wide range of people.

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Product Description: Despite formidable obstacles, a small but growing number of U.S. companies rccognize that today's domestic and international markets require them to transform their production process. On the basis of more than ten years of survey data and the evidence of case studies, Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt analyze the experiences of these companies...read more

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9780875463186 | Ilr Pr, January 1, 1994, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Despite formidable obstacles, a small but growing number of U.

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9780875463193 | Ilr Pr, January 1, 1994, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Despite formidable obstacles, a small but growing number of U.

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9780875463094 | Cornell Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $57.95

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9780875463100 | Ilr Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Book by

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9780880990004 | Rev sub edition (W E Upjohn Inst for, September 1, 1982), cover price $34.00

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9780880990011 | Revised edition (W E Upjohn Inst for, January 1, 1982), cover price $19.00

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9780394323251 | 2 edition (Random House Inc, June 1, 1981), cover price $39.90

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