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Wages for Housework
Wages for Housework
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ean: 9781570272844, isbn: 1570272840,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Silvia Federici, author of Caliban and the Witch and Revolution at Point Zero, provides a documentary history of the Wages for Housework Movement. A founding member of the New York Committee and a key figure in its local, national, and international ...


Walking with the Comrades
Walking with the Comrades
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From the award-winning author of The Ministry of Utmost Happiness and The God of Small Things comes a searing frontline exposé of brutal repression in IndiaIn this fiercely reported work of nonfiction, internationally renowned author Arundhati Roy ...


Intimate Labors: Cultures, Technologies, and the Politics of Care
Intimate Labors: Cultures, Technologies, and the Politics of Care
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ean: 9780804761932, isbn: 0804761930,

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What do home health aides, call center operators, prostitutes, sperm donors, nail manicurists, and housecleaners have in common? Around the world, they make their livings through touch, closeness, and personal care. Their labors, both paid and unpaid...


Whistleblowers: Broken Lives and Organizational Power
Whistleblowers: Broken Lives and Organizational Power
By Cornell University Press
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In a dark departure from our standard picture of whistleblowers, C. Fred Alford offers a chilling account of the world of people who have come forward to protest organizational malfeasance in government agencies and in the private sector. The convent...


On the Line: Slaughterhouse Lives and the Making of the New South
On the Line: Slaughterhouse Lives and the Making of the New South
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“How does one put into words the rage that workers feel when supervisors threaten to replace them with workers who will not go to the bathroom in the course of a fourteen-hour day of hard labor, even if it means wetting themselves on the line?”...


Going Down Jericho Road: The Memphis Strike, Martin Luther King's Last Campaign
Going Down Jericho Road: The Memphis Strike, Martin Luther King's Last Campaign
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The definitive history of the epic struggle for economic justice that became Martin Luther King Jr.'s last crusade. Memphis in 1968 was ruled by a paternalistic "plantation mentality" embodied in its good-old-boy mayor, Henry Loeb. Wretched condition...


Marx and the Dynamic of the Capital Formation: An Aesthetics of Political Economy
Marx and the Dynamic of the Capital Formation: An Aesthetics of Political Economy
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A close examination of Marx’s dialectical method of analysis, this studies uses the lens of current debates in cultural studies, political economy, and critical sociology. It seeks to reanimate Marx’s theoretical reconstruction of the capitalist...


There Is Power in a Union: The Epic Story of Labor in America
There Is Power in a Union: The Epic Story of Labor in America
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From the nineteenth-century textile mills of Lowell, Massachusetts, to the triumph of unions in the twentieth century and their waning influence today, the contest between labor and capital for the American bounty has shaped our national experience....


Coolies and Cane: Race, Labor, and Sugar in the Age of Emancipation
Coolies and Cane: Race, Labor, and Sugar in the Age of Emancipation
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How did thousands of Chinese migrants end up working alongside African Americans in Louisiana after the Civil War? With the stories of these workers, Coolies and Cane advances an interpretation of emancipation that moves beyond U.S. borders and the b...


Thai Women in the Global Labor Force: Consuming Desires, Contested Selves
Thai Women in the Global Labor Force: Consuming Desires, Contested Selves
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Most research on female labor migration in Thailand focuses on that country's infamous sex industry. Mary Beth Mills offers the first extended ethnographic analysis of rural women's movement into less visible occupations, paying particular attention ...


Unified We Are a Force: How Faith and Labor Can Overcome America’s Inequalities
Unified We Are a Force: How Faith and Labor Can Overcome America’s Inequalities
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The American dream of "pulling yourself up by your bootstraps" is no longer possible, if it ever was. Most of us live paycheck-to-paycheck, and inequality has become one of the greatest problems facing our country. Working people and people of faith ...


Comparative Employment Relations: An Introductioin
Comparative Employment Relations: An Introductioin
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ean: 9780745622934, isbn: 0745622933,

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This major new textbook provides a concise introduction toemployment and industrial relations. Unlike many other textbooks,this adopts a comparative approach, examining the changing natureof employment practices in relation to the processes ofglobali...


Chicken Soup for the Soul at Work: Stories of Courage, Compassion and Creativity in the Workplace
Chicken Soup for the Soul at Work: Stories of Courage, Compassion and Creativity in the Workplace
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Work is an important part of living, whether you wait on customers, build a business or cook for your family. As such, we all have important stories to tell about our work....


The Military Advantage, 2017 Edition: The Military.com Guide to Military and Veterans Benefits
The Military Advantage, 2017 Edition: The Military.com Guide to Military and Veterans Benefits
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Revised and updated every year, The Military Advantage, 2017 Edition is the most reliable benefits guide for Americans who have answered the call to serve in the military. These benefits amount to billions in scholarships, educational benefits, home ...


The Civil Wars in U.S. Labor: Birth of a New Workers' Movement or Death Throes of the Old? (Ultimate Series)
The Civil Wars in U.S. Labor: Birth of a New Workers' Movement or Death Throes of the Old? (Ultimate Series)
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ean: 9781608460991, isbn: 1608460991,

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BETWEEN 2008 AND 2010, the progressive wing of the U.S. labor movement tore itself apart in a series of internecine struggles. More than $140 million was expended, by all sides, on organizing conflicts that tarnished union reputations and undermined ...


Playing for Dollars: Labor Relations and the Sports Business (Cornell Paperbacks)
Playing for Dollars: Labor Relations and the Sports Business (Cornell Paperbacks)
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Fans of professional sports have been forced to pay attention to labor relations in the last five years. The 1994―1995 season reminded baseball enthusiasts that a player's strike can mean something more than a swing and a miss, and the fans of othe...


The Fall of the House of Labor: The Workplace, the State, and American Labor Activism, 1865-1925
The Fall of the House of Labor: The Workplace, the State, and American Labor Activism, 1865-1925
By Cambridge University Press
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By studying the ways in which American industrial workers mobilized concerted action in their own interest, the author focuses on the workplace itself, examining the codes of conduct developed by different types of workers and the connections between...


Living the Revolution: Italian Women's Resistance and Radicalism in New York City, 1880-1945 (Gender and American Culture)
Living the Revolution: Italian Women's Resistance and Radicalism in New York City, 1880-1945 (Gender and American Culture)
By The University of North Carolina Press
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mpn: black & white halftones, ean: 9780807872246, isbn: 9780807872246,

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Italians were the largest group of immigrants to the United States at the turn of the twentieth century, and hundreds of thousands led and participated in some of the period's most volatile labor strikes. Jennifer Guglielmo brings to life the Italian...


The Wages of Affluence: Labor and Management in Postwar Japan (Labour and Management in Postwar Japan)
The Wages of Affluence: Labor and Management in Postwar Japan (Labour and Management in Postwar Japan)
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mpn: 8 line illustrations, ean: 9780674007062, isbn: 0674007069,

Andrew Gordon goes to the core of the Japanese enterprise system, the workplace, and reveals a complex history of contest and confrontation. The Japanese model produced a dynamic economy which owed as much to coercion as to happy consensus. Manageria...


Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
By Verso
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ean: 9781781683156, isbn: 9781781683156,

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In 1995, in the first contested election in the history of the AFL-CIO, John Sweeney won the presidency of the nation’s largest labor federation, promising renewal and resurgence. Today, less than 7 percent of American private-sector workers belong...



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