Labor & Industrial Relations

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Uninsured in America: Life and Death in the Land of Opportunity

Uninsured in America

Life and Death in the Land of Opportunity

University of California Press (2005)
US$29.95

Reaching beyond statistics and prevalent assumptions, Uninsured in America goes to the heart of...

The Children of NAFTA: Labor Wars on the U.S./Mexico Border

The Children of NAFTA

Labor Wars on the U.S./Mexico Border

University of California Press (2004)
US$24.95

Food, televisions, computer equipment, plumbing supplies, clothing. Much of the material foundation...

Understanding Global Slavery: A Reader
University of California Press (2005)
US$29.95

Although slavery is illegal throughout the world, we learned from Kevin Bales's highly praised...

Hard Work: Remaking the American Labor Movement

Hard Work

Remaking the American Labor Movement

University of California Press (2004)
US$29.95

This concise overview of the labor movement in the United States focuses on why American workers...

Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work

Shop Class as Soulcraft

An Inquiry into the Value of Work

Penguin Publishing Group (2009)
US$17.48

A philosopher/mechanic's wise (and sometimes funny) look at the challenges and pleasures of working...

Class Acts: Service and Inequality in Luxury Hotels

Class Acts

Service and Inequality in Luxury Hotels

University of California Press (2006)
US$34.95

In this lively study, Rachel Sherman goes behind the scenes in two urban luxury hotels to give a...

The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

The Origins of the Urban Crisis

Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

Princeton University Press (2014)
US$18.15

Once America's "arsenal of democracy," Detroit is now the symbol of the American urban crisis. In...

Bread and Roses: Mills, Migrants, and the Struggle for the American Dream

Bread and Roses

Mills, Migrants, and the Struggle for the American Dream

Penguin Publishing Group (2006)
US$16.00

On January 12, 1912, an army of textile workers stormed out of the mills in Lawrence, Massachusetts,...

Bullshit Jobs: A Theory
Penguin Books Ltd (2018)
US$14.09

'Spectacular and terrifyingly true' Owen Jones 'Thought-provoking and funny' The Times Be ...

Childhood and Child Labour in the British Industrial Revolution
Cambridge University Press (2010)
US$32.00

A unique 2010 account of childhood during the industrial revolution through the autobiographies of...