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- 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...
- Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 12.99
Since the 1990s, the Middle East has experienced an upsurge of wildcat strikes, sit-ins, and workers' demonstrations. Well before people gathered in Tahrir Square to demand the ouster of Hosni Mubarak, workers had formed one of the largest oppositional movements to authoritarian rule in Egypt. In Tunisia, years prior to the 2011 Arab uprisings, the... more...
- University Press of Mississippi 2009; US$ 25.00
The Depression brought unprecedented changes for American workers and organized labor. As the economy plummeted, employers cut wages and laid off workers, while simultaneously attempting to wrest more work from those who remained employed. In mills, mines, and factories workers organized and resisted, striking for higher wages, improved working conditions,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95
In November 1994 the Norwegian electorate rejected membership of the European Union. Professor Archer examines the background to this decision both in terms of an expression of interests within Norway and in terms of national feeling. He then investigates the subsequent interaction between Norway and the EU through the European Economic Area (EEA)... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 114.95
Volume 16 of Advances in Industrial and Labor Relations (AILR) highlights important and interesting aspects of industrial and labor relations. Such issues include alternative approaches to establishing an ownership culture, accounting for union collective action through resource acquisition and mobilization, union avoidance through double-breasting,... more...