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A Renegade Union: Interracial Organizing and Labor Radicalism

Lisa Phillips
Format
Book
Published
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2013.
Language
English
Series
The working class in American history
Working class in American history
ISBN
9780252037320 (cloth : alk. paper), 0252037324 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780252094507 (electronic), 0252094506 (electronic)
Contents
  • Community-based, "catch-all" organizing on New York's Lower East side
  • Getting beyond racial, ethnic, religious, and skill-based divisions
  • "Like a scab over an infected sore": full and fair employment during and after World War II
  • Attacked from the left and the right: community-organizing, civic unionism during the early years of the Cold War
  • A third Labor Federation? The Distributive, Processing, and Office Workers of America (DPO)
  • Community organizing under the AFL-CIO umbrella.
Description
xv, 231 [7], p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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