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Unionism in Latin America.

Miles E. Galvin

Unionism in Latin America.

by Miles E. Galvin

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Published by New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor unions -- Latin America

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNew York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University. Bulletin -- 45
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6597 G3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p.
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14502819M

    In Radical Unionism in the Midwest, Rosemary Feurer examines the fierce battles between Midwestern electrical workers and bitterly anti-union electrical and metal industry companies during the s and 40s. Organized as District 8 of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers (UE) and led by open Communist William Sentner, workers developed a style of unionism designed to. Book Review: Bananeras: Women Transforming the Banana Unions of Latin America Dana Frank; Cambridge: South End Press, , pp., $ (paperback) Leanne Roncolato Review of Radical Political Economics 4,

    Book Chapter ‘New Unionism’ Among Capital, Labour and the State in Brazil. Book Chapter. Actions. Copy Citation. Author. Edward J. Amadeo. José Márcio Camargo. Part of Book. Capital, The State And Labour. Latin America & Caribbean. Context. Keywords. Women. UNU-WIDER.   Reclaiming Latin America: Experiments in Radical Social Democracy provides an in depth and accessible introduction to Latin American politics for people seeking to understand this past tumultuous and hopeful decade. While avoiding superficial analysis and simplistic leftist cheerleading, this book addresses the complexity and diversity of the new Latin American left.

    This is an abbreviated, updated (and footnote-free) version of a paper first published under the title of ‘Social Movement Unionism’ (Waterman ). 1 have traded in this title for the. Browsing subject area: Labor unions -- South Africa (Include extended shelves) American Federation of Labor and the Labor Movements of Europe and Latin America (Washington: American Federation of Labor, ), Left Wing Trade Unionism in France.


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