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Creative Union

by Kiril Tomoff Cornell University Press (November 15, 2018)

Why did the Stalin era, a period characterized by bureaucratic control and the reign of Socialist Realism in the arts, witness such an extraordinary upsurge of musical creativity and the prominence of musicians...


A Living Wage

by Lawrence B. Glickman Cornell University Press (November 23, 2015)

The fight for a "living wage" has a long and revealing history as documented here by Lawrence B. Glickman. The labor movement's response to wages shows how American workers negotiated the transition from artisan...


Privatizing Poland

by Elizabeth Cullen Dunn Cornell University Press (September 25, 2015)

The transition from socialism in Eastern Europe is not an isolated event, but part of a larger shift in world capitalism: the transition from Fordism to flexible (or neoliberal) capitalism. Using a blend of...


The UAW and the Heyday of American Liberalism, 1945–1968

by Kevin Boyle Cornell University Press (November 21, 1995)

"Kevin Boyle has done a masterful job of identifying the unique contribution of the UAW, not only to American Liberalism, but also to the nation and to all people. As contemporary labor and society at large...


Whistleblowers

by C. Fred Alford Cornell University Press

In a dark departure from our standard picture of whistleblowers, C. Fred Alford offers a chilling account of the world of people who have come forward to protest organizational malfeasance in government agencies...


Running the Rails

by James Wolfinger Cornell University Press (May 12, 2016)

Philadelphia exploded in violence in 1910. The general strike that year was a notable point, but not a unique one, in a generations-long history of conflict between the workers and management at one of the nation's...


The Working Class Majority

by Michael Zweig Cornell University Press (November 22, 2011)

From reviews of the first edition:

"Zweig's investigation of politics goes beyond the electoral, focusing instead on how a broad working-class social movement (often in alliance with segments of the professional...


On the Irish Waterfront

by James T. Fisher Cornell University Press

Site of the world's busiest and most lucrative harbor throughout the first half of the twentieth century, the Port of New York was also the historic preserve of Irish American gangsters, politicians, longshoremen's...


Reforming Asian Labor Systems

by Frederic C. Deyo Cornell University Press

In Reforming Asian Labor Systems, Frederic C. Deyo examines the implications of post-1980s market-oriented economic reform for labor systems in China, South Korea, the Philippines, and Thailand. Adopting a critical...


Black Lung

by Alan Derickson Cornell University Press (April 11, 2014)

In the definitive history of a twentieth-century public health disaster, Alan Derickson recounts how, for decades after methods of prevention were known, hundreds of thousands of American miners suffered and...


Building More Effective Unions

by Paul F. Clark Cornell University Press (December 15, 2010)

Paul F. Clark believes union leaders should take advantage of the valuable discoveries made in behavioral science to make their organizations more effective and, in Building More Effective Unions, he offers...