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Labor Politics American Style

The California State Federation of Labor

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674335646

Publication Date: 01/01/1968

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Beginnings
  • 2. Migratory Workers
  • 3. Advances and Retreats
  • 4. The Open Shop and the Mooney Case
  • 5. World War I and Postwar
  • 6. Unemployment, the San Francisco General Strike, and Its Aftermath
  • 7. Effects and Influence of the CIO
  • 8. Tasks and Problems: Depression and World War II
  • 9. In Search of a Wartime Truce
  • 10. Legislative Gains and Losses
  • 11. Minority Groups and Civil Rights
  • 12. General and Limited Strike
  • 13. Internal Differences
  • 14. Expanding Political Action
  • 15. Policies in Times of National Crisis
  • 16. Right to Work
  • 17. Summing up
  • Notes
  • Index

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