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- NYU Press 2015; US$ 47.00
"At the turn of the twentieth century, black and white women migrated to New York City, a new place and environment swirling with ideas and practices of race, racism, germ theory and sanitation. Health in the City tells us the very human story of how pioneering, yet racialized health care thinking and services complicated the meaning of these women?s... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95
There is compelling evidence that a high proportion of machinery-related deaths and injuries are attributable to genuine and serious risks originating within machine design and construction. Through a unique blending of rich empirical data coupled with safety, human factors, socio-legal and learning scholarship, Elizabeth Bluff provides both a nuanced... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 39.50
A Class by Herself explores the historical role and influence of protective legislation for American women workers, both as a step toward modern labor standards and as a barrier to equal rights. Spanning the twentieth century, the book tracks the rise and fall of women-only state protective laws?such as maximum hour laws, minimum wage laws, and... more...
- PM Press 2015; US$ 9.99
Critical reading for all who care about the future of labor, Solidarity Unionism draws deeply on Staughton Lynd?s experiences as a labor lawyer and activist in Youngstown, Ohio, and on his profound understanding of the history of the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO). The book helps us begin to put not only movement, but also vision, back... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 250.00
This is the first comprehensive and up-to-date study of the contribution of women and men to changing European economic activity patterns covering all fifteen member states. Based on the work of the European Commission's network of experts on women's employment, it draws on both national and European data sources. The book links trends in the structures... more...
End of American Labor Unions, The: The Right-to-Work Movement and the Erosion of Collective BargainingABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 37.00
Union membership in the U.S. has fallen to its lowest point in 60 years. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95
Despite the common focus on deviations and failures in health systems, it is an undeniable fact that clinical work goes right far more often than it goes wrong, and that we only can make it better if we understand how this happens. This second volume of Resilient Health Care continues the line of thinking of the first book. It breaks new ground by... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 129.95
The first of its kind, here is a compendium of the current state of the art in global healthcare reform. It looks at the ways reforms have developed in 30 countries, and specifically the impact national reform initiatives have had on the quality and safety of care. It explores how reforms drive quality and safety improvement, and equally... more...