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- Regan Arts. 2015; US$ 19.95 US$ 13.99
The American claim that we should love and be passionate about our job may sound uplifting, or at least, harmless, but Do What You Love exposes the tangible damages such rhetoric has leveled upon contemporary society. Virtue and capital have always been twins in the capitalist, industrialized West. Our ideas of what the ?virtues? of pursuing success... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 8.95
Among the most stirring pieces of labor history ever written, this autobiography of Mother Jones (née Mary Harris) chronicles the life of a woman who was considered a saint by many, and by others as "the most dangerous woman in America." Widowed at the age of 30 when her husband and four young children died during an epidemic, Jones threw herself... more...
- Manchester University Press 2009; US$ 94.99
This book provides a critical investigation of what has been termed the 'global justice movement'. Through a detailed study of a grassroots peasants' network in Asia (People's Global Action), an international trade union network (the International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mining and General Workers) and the Social Forum process,... more...
- Manchester University Press 2010; US$ 94.99
This volume explores the political implications of violence and alterity (radical difference) for the practice of democracy, and reformulates the possibility of community that democracy is said to entail. Most significantly, contributors intervene in traditional democratic theory by boldly contesting the widely-held assumption that increased inclusion,... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 22.99
Our trade deficit increases by $2 billion a day. Pharmaceutical companies and their lobbyists have such influence in Washington that Medicare, by current law, is not allowed to negotiate lower drug prices. We import oil on an ever-increasing scale, putting ourselves into dept with the Saudis, the Kuwaitis, and other Middle Eastern nations. With their... more...
- NYU Press 2016; US$ 46.75
Passed in June 1940, the Smith Act was a peacetime anti-sedition law that marked a dramatic shift in the legal definition of free speech protection in America by criminalizing the advocacy of disloyalty to the government by force. It also criminalized the acts of printing, publishing, or distributing anything advocating such sedition and made it... more...
- Michigan State University Press 2013; US$ 23.95
A mirror of great changes that were occurring on the national labor rights scene, the 1913?14 Michigan Copper Strike was a time of unprecedented social upheaval in Michigan?s Upper Peninsula. With organized labor taking an aggressive stance against the excesses of unfettered capitalism, the stage was set for a major struggle between labor and management.... more...
- edition Körber-Stiftung 2014; Not Available
Die Frage, wie wir in Zukunft arbeiten werden, beschäftigt wohl jeden, der Arbeit nicht nur als Broterwerb begreift. Arbeit dient längst nicht mehr nur dem Lebensunterhalt, sie ist auch Teil der eigenen Identität. Arbeit soll sich wieder lohnen, Erfüllung bieten und den eigenen Wohlstand ebenso wie den des Landes mehren - ein hoher Anspruch, allzu... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00
A cross-country comparison of recent Labour Party governments in New Zealand, Britain, and Australia, and an exploration of how those countries' labour movements responded to their parties' neoliberal policies in power. more...