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  • Revolutionizing Retailby Kendra Coulter

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 35.00

    There is a modest but growing body of scholarly literature on experiences of retail work, with only a handful of studies existing on retail organizing. Before Revolutionizing Retail , no scholar had captured or analysed the breadth of political action being pursued in this crucial economic sector. more...

  • Shop Class as Soulcraftby Matthew B. Crawford

    Penguin Publishing Group 2009; US$ 16.00

    Shop Class as Soulcraft ] arrives in May, the month when college seniors commence real life. Skip Dr. Seuss, or a tie from Vineyard Vines, and give them a copy for graduation.... It's not an insult to say that Shop Class is the best self-help book that I've ever read. Almost all works in the genre skip the "self" part and jump straight to the "help."... more...

  • Domésticaby Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

    University of California Press 2007; US$ 31.95

    In this enlightening and timely work, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo highlights the voices, experiences, and views of Mexican and Central American women who care for other people's children and homes, as well as the outlooks of the women who employ them in Los Angeles. The new preface looks at the current issues facing immigrant domestic workers in a global... more...

  • The Triangle Fire, Protocols Of Peaceby Richard Greenwald

    Temple University Press 2011; US$ 31.95

    America searched for an answer to "The Labor Question" during the Progressive Era in an effort to avoid the unrest and violence that flared so often in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. In the ladies' garment industry, a unique experiment in industrial democracy brought together labor, management, and the public. As Richard Greenwald... more...

  • The Disposable Americanby Louis Uchitelle

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 17.00

    Layoffs have become a fact of life in today?s economy; initiated in the mid 1970s, they are now widely expected, and even accepted. It doesn?t have to be that way.In The Disposable American , award-winning reporter Louis Uchitelle offers an eye-opening account of layoffs in America?how they started, their questionable necessity, and their devastating... more...

  • Nickel and Dimedby Barbara Ehrenreich

    Henry Holt and Co. 2010; US$ 16.99

    Our sharpest and most original social critic goes "undercover" as an unskilled worker to reveal the dark side of American prosperity. Millions of Americans work full time, year round, for poverty-level wages. In 1998, Barbara Ehrenreich decided to join them. She was inspired in part by the rhetoric surrounding welfare reform, which promised that... more...

  • Intern Nationby Ross Perlin

    Verso Books 2012; US$ 14.95

    Millions of young people?and increasingly some not-so-young people?now work as interns. They famously shuttle coffee in a thousand magazine offices, legislative backrooms, and Hollywood studios, but they also deliver aid in Afghanistan, map the human genome, and pick up garbage. Intern Nation is the first exposé of the exploitative world of internships.... more...

  • Playing the Whoreby Melissa Gira Grant

    Verso Books 2014; US$ 14.95

    Recent years have seen a panic over ?online red-light districts,? which supposedly seduce vulnerable young women into a life of degradation, and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof?s live tweeting of a Cambodian brothel raid. But rarely do these fearful, salacious dispatches come from sex workers themselves, and rarely do they deviate from the... more...

  • Shadowbossesby Mallory Factor; Elizabeth Factor

    Center Street 2012; US$ 21.94

    SHADOWBOSSES reads like an organized crime novel, but it's actually a true story of how labor unions are infiltrating our government and corrupting our political process. This compelling and insightful book exposes how unions have organized federal, state, and local government employees without their consent, and how government employee unions are... more...

  • Shadowbossesby Mallory Factor; Elizabeth Factor

    Center Street 2012; Not Available

    SHADOWBOSSES reads like an organized crime novel, but it's actually a true story of how labor unions are infiltrating our government and corrupting our political process. This compelling and insightful book exposes how unions have organized federal, state, and local government employees without their consent, and how government employee unions are... more...