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  • Förhandlarboken : förhandlingar i arbetslivet

    Förhandlarboken : förhandlingar i arbetslivet
    av Einar Humlin, Jonas Milton, Heléne Persson

    Häftad - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789139114758

    Att kunna förhandla och ha kännedom om de arbetsrättsliga regelverken är numera en nödvändig kompetens för den som är chef i ett företag. Förändringstakten i näringslivet är mycket snabb och förhandlingar en del av vardagen."Förhandlarboken" ger en…

  • Strejkkonsten : Röster om kulturellt och politiskt arbete  under och efter

    Strejkkonsten : Röster om kulturellt och politiskt arbete under och efter
    av Ingela Johansson

    Flexband - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789186133535

    I december 1969 utbryter en vild strejk i Norrbottens malmfält. Snart har 5 000 gruvarbetare lagt ner arbetet. Kulturarbetare börjar snart solidarisera sig med arbetarna, och engagera sig i deras situation. Genom ett omfattande arkivmaterial och i e…

  • A History of America in Ten Strikes

    A History of America in Ten Strikes
    av Erik Loomis

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620971611

    Recommended by The Nation, the New Republic, Current Affairs, Bustle, In These Times"Entertaining, tough-minded, strenuously argued." -The NationA thrilling and timely account of ten moments in history when labor challenged the very nature of power…

  • Spoiled Silk

    Spoiled Silk
    av George W. Shea

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780823221332

    Spoiled Silk is the story of two immigrants from the Rhineland, William Brueckmann and his wife Katherine, who started a new life in America's first industrial city, Paterson NJ, nourishing a vision of their adopted country that was never to be. Com…

  • Midnight in Vehicle City: General Motors, Flint, and the Strike That Created the Middle Class

    Midnight in Vehicle City: General Motors, Flint, and the Strike That Created the Middle Class
    av Edward McClelland

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807039670

    In a time of great inequality and a gutted middle class, the dramatic story of the strike heard around the world is a testament to what workers can gain when they stand up for their rights. The tumultuous Flint sit-down strike of 1936-1937 was the b…

  • How Many Machine Guns Does It Take to Cook One Meal?

    How Many Machine Guns Does It Take to Cook One Meal?
    av Victoria Johnson

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780295987965

    How Many Machine Guns Does It Take to Cook One Meal? explores the cultural forces that shaped two pivotal events affecting the entire West Coast: the 1919 Seattle General Strike and the 1934 San Francisco General Strike. In contrast to traditional a…

  • Favored Flowers

    Favored Flowers
    av Catherine Ziegler

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822340072

    Billions of fresh-cut flowers are flown into the United States every year, allowing Americans to choose from a broad array of blooms regardless of the season. Favored Flowers is a lively investigation of the worldwide production and distribution of…

  • Favored Flowers

    Favored Flowers
    av Catherine Ziegler

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822340263

    Billions of fresh-cut flowers are flown into the United States every year, allowing Americans to choose from a broad array of blooms regardless of the season. Favored Flowers is a lively investigation of the worldwide production and distribution of…

  • Ultima ratio : svenska konfliktregler i ett internationellt perspektiv

    Ultima ratio : svenska konfliktregler i ett internationellt perspektiv
    av Henrik Malm Lindberg, Nils Karlson, Johanna Grönbäck

    Häftad - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789176789575

    Konfliktreglerna hör till arbetsmarknadens viktigaste spelregler. Samtidigt som dessa regler formar partsrelationer och kollektivavtalssystem är de inbäddade i ländernas politiska och historiska sammanhang. Hur skiljer sig då de svenska konfliktregl…

  • Lettuce Wars

    Lettuce Wars
    av Bruce Neuburger

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583673331

    In 1971, Bruce Neuburger--young, out of work, and radicalized by the 60s counterculture in Berkeley--took a job as a farmworker on a whim. He could have hardly anticipated that he would spend the next decade laboring up and down the agricultural val…

  • Lettuce Wars

    Lettuce Wars
    av Bruce Neuburger

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583673324

    In 1971, Bruce Neuburger--young, out of work, and radicalized by the 60s counterculture in Berkeley--took a job as a farmworker on a whim. He could have hardly anticipated that he would spend the next decade laboring up and down the agricultural val…

  • The Global Floriculture Industry

    The Global Floriculture Industry

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771888783

    This new volume presents some of the latest research trends and areas of improvement to benefit the floriculture industry and to understand its future directions and prospects. The research addresses the global floriculture industry's shift from a t…

  • The Workers' Revolt in Canada, 1917-1925

    The Workers' Revolt in Canada, 1917-1925

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802042385

    Canadians often consider the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 to be the defining event in working-class history after the First World War. This book, the collaboration of nine labour historians, shows that the unrest was both more diverse and more wi…

  • The Workers' Revolt in Canada, 1917-1925

    The Workers' Revolt in Canada, 1917-1925

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802080820

    Canadians often consider the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 to be the defining event in working-class history after the First World War. This book, the collaboration of nine labour historians, shows that the unrest was both more diverse and more wi…

  • The Great Strikes of 1877

    The Great Strikes of 1877

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252032417

    A spectacular example of collective violence, the Great Strikes of 1877 was the first national strike and the first major strikes against the railroad industry. In some places, notably St. Louis, non-railroad workers also abandoned city businesses,…

  • The Great Strikes of 1877

    The Great Strikes of 1877

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252074776

    A spectacular example of collective violence, the Great Strikes of 1877 was the first national strike and the first major strikes against the railroad industry. In some places, notably St. Louis, non-railroad workers also abandoned city businesses,…

  • Scabs and Traitors

    Scabs and Traitors
    av Thomas Linehan

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138186057

    In its broadest sense, this book is concerned with the attempt by workers in Britain during the period 1760-1871 to engage in collective action in circumstances of conflict with their employers during a time when the nation and many of its tradition…

  • Undelivered

    Undelivered
    av Philip F. Rubio

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469655468

    For eight days in March 1970, over 200,000 postal workers staged an illegal "wildcat" strike-the largest in United States history-for better wages and working conditions. Picket lines started in New York and spread across the country like wildfire.…

  • Undelivered

    Undelivered
    av Philip F. Rubio

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469655451

    For eight days in March 1970, over 200,000 postal workers staged an illegal "wildcat" strike-the largest in United States history-for better wages and working conditions. Picket lines started in New York and spread across the country like wildfire.…

  • The General Textile Strike of 1934

    The General Textile Strike of 1934
    av John A. Salmond

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826213952

    In January 1933, the United Textile Workers of America was in danger of collapse. Its membership was no larger than 15,000; its attempts to organize southern workers had failed disastrously; and it was constantly under attack from rival organization…

  • Silent Skies

    Silent Skies
    av Willis Nordlund

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275961886

    This is the story of power and the abuse of power that led to the demise of a major federal union and the firing of over 11,000 federal employees. The Professional Air Traffic Controller's Organization (PATCO) misjudged the political sentiment of th…

  • The Betrayal of Local 14

    The Betrayal of Local 14
    av Julius G. Getman

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801434761

    International Paper, the richest paper company and largest landowner in the United States, enjoyed record profits and gave large bonuses to executives in 1987, that same year the company demanded that employees take a substantial paycut, sacrifice h…

  • Never Justice, Never Peace

    Never Justice, Never Peace
    av Ginny Savage Ayers

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781946684370

    In 1986 Lon Savage published Thunder in the Mountains: The West Virginia Mine War, 1920-21, a popular history now considered a classic. Among those the book influenced are Denise Giardina, author of Storming Heaven, and John Sayles, writer and direc…

  • Reviving The Strike

    Reviving The Strike
    av Joe Burns

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935439240

  • Winnipeg's General Strike: Reports from the Front Lines

    Winnipeg's General Strike: Reports from the Front Lines
    av Michael Dupuis

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781626193390

    An exploration of the impact the media had on the most influential strike in Canadian history. A strike gripped Winnipeg from May 15 to June 26, 1919. Some twenty-five thousand workers walked out, demanding better wages and union recognition.

  • The Edge of Anarchy: The Railroad Barons, the Gilded Age, and the Greatest Labor Uprising in America

    The Edge of Anarchy: The Railroad Barons, the Gilded Age, and the Greatest Labor Uprising in America
    av Jack Kelly

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250128867

    Timely and urgent...The core of The Edge of Anarchy is a thrilling description of the boycott of Pullman cars and equipment by Eugene Debs's fledgling American Railway Union... --The New York Times During the summer of 1894, the stubborn and irascib…

  • Tomorrow It Could Be You

    Tomorrow It Could Be You
    av Tracy Carson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783034301190

    Tomorrow It Could Be You unearths the historical significance of strikes and boycotts between 1978 and 1982 in South Africa's Cape Province and explores their vital role in strengthening the country's growing political movement. Drawing on archival…

  • Flames of Discontent

    Flames of Discontent
    av Gary Kaunonen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902674

    On June 2, 1916, forty mostly immigrant mineworkers at the St. James Mine in Aurora, Minnesota, walked off the job. This seemingly small labor disturbance would mushroom into one of the region's, if not the nation's, most contentious and significant…

  • Flames of Discontent

    Flames of Discontent
    av Gary Kaunonen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902681

    On June 2, 1916, forty mostly immigrant mineworkers at the St. James Mine in Aurora, Minnesota, walked off the job. This seemingly small labor disturbance would mushroom into one of the region's, if not the nation's, most contentious and significant…

  • The Filipino Piecemeal Sugar Strike of 1924-1925

    The Filipino Piecemeal Sugar Strike of 1924-1925
    av John E. Reinecke

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824818968

  • Radical Seattle

    Radical Seattle
    av Cal Winslow

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583678534

    On a grey winter morning in Seattle, in February 1919, 110 local unions shut down the entire city. Shut it down and took it over, rendering the authorities helpless. For five days, workers from all trades and sectors-streetcar drivers, telephone ope…

  • Radical Seattle

    Radical Seattle
    av Cal Winslow

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583678527

    On a grey winter morning in Seattle, in February 1919, 110 local unions shut down the entire city. Shut it down and took it over, rendering the authorities helpless. For five days, workers from all trades and sectors-streetcar drivers, telephone ope…

  • Collision Course

    Collision Course
    av Joseph A. McCartin

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199836789

    In August 1981, the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) called an illegal strike. The new president, Ronald Reagan, fired the strikers, establishing a reputation for both prompt resolution and hostility to organized labor. As J…

  • The Broken Table

    The Broken Table
    av Chris Rhomberg

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780871547170

  • Bienfait

    Bienfait
    av Stephen Endicott

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802035936

    Against all odds, the miners of Bienfait, Saskatchewan attempted, in 1931, to change their miserable situation by organizing a union. Stephen Endicott focuses on the miners' tumultuous thirty-day strike to explore the social consequences of capitali…

  • Bienfait

    Bienfait
    av Stephen Endicott

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802084521

    Against all odds, the miners of Bienfait, Saskatchewan attempted, in 1931, to change their miserable situation by organizing a union. Stephen Endicott focuses on the miners' tumultuous thirty-day strike to explore the social consequences of capitali…

  • A Strike like No Other Strike

    A Strike like No Other Strike
    av Richard A., Jr. Brisbin

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801869013

    The miners' strike against Pittston Coal in 1989-1990, which spread throughout southwestern Virginia, southern West Virginia, and eastern Kentucky, was one of the most important strikes in the history of American labor, and, as Richard Brisbin obser…

  • Teacher Strike!

    Teacher Strike!
    av Jon Shelton

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252082368

    A wave of teacher strikes in the 1960s and 1970s roiled urban communities. Jon Shelton illuminates how this tumultuous era helped shatter the liberal-labor coalition and opened the door to the neoliberal challenge at the heart of urban education tod…

  • Teacher Strike!

    Teacher Strike!
    av Jon Shelton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252040870

    A wave of teacher strikes in the 1960s and 1970s roiled urban communities. Jon Shelton illuminates how this tumultuous era helped shatter the liberal-labor coalition and opened the door to the neoliberal challenge at the heart of urban education tod…

  • Bloody Saturday in the Soviet Union

    Bloody Saturday in the Soviet Union
    av Samuel H. Baron

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804740937

    This is the first complete story, long hidden by the Soviet Union, of the attack by government forces on striking workers in 1962, resulting in 21 dead and hundreds of others wounded or imprisoned. Only with the advent of glasnost in the 1980s did t…

  • Silvertown: The Lost Story of a Strike That Shook London and Helped Launch the Modern Labor Movement

    Silvertown: The Lost Story of a Strike That Shook London and Helped Launch the Modern Labor Movement
    av John Tully

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583674345

    In 1889, Samuel Winkworth Silver's rubber and electrical factory was the site of a massive worker revolt that upended the London industrial district which bore his name: Silvertown. Once referred to as the "Abyss" by Jack London, Silvertown was noto…

  • On Strike and on Film

    On Strike and on Film
    av Ellen R. Baker

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807857915

    In 1950, Mexican American miners went on strike for fair working conditions in Hanover, New Mexico. When an injunction prohibited miners from picketing, their wives took over the picket lines - an unprecedented act that disrupted mining families but…

  • Revolution In Seattle

    Revolution In Seattle
    av Harvey O'Connor

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931859745

    The 1919 Seattle Strike was America's first citywide labour stoppage, a defiant example of workers' power in the aftermath of WWI. Told in gripping detail by one of the era's great labour journalists, this captivating memoir charts the dramatic dyna…

  • The Devil Is Here in These Hills

    The Devil Is Here in These Hills
    av James Green

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802124654

    From before the dawn of the twentieth century until the arrival of the New Deal, one of the most protracted and deadly labor struggles in American history was waged in West Virginia. On one side were powerful corporations and industrialists whose mi…

  • Lawrence and the 1912 Bread and Roses Strike

    Lawrence and the 1912 Bread and Roses Strike
    av Dr Robert Forrant, Susan Grabski

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780738599397

    Incorporated in 1847 on the banks of the Merrimack River, Lawrence, Massachusetts, was the final and most ambitious of New England s planned textile-manufacturing cities developed by the Boston-area entrepreneurs who helped launch the American Indus…

  • Ravenswood

    Ravenswood
    av Tom Juravich, Kate Bronfenbrenner

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801436338

    Over the past two decades, Americans have seen their workplaces downsized and streamlined, their jobs out-sourced, sped up, and, all too often, eliminated. Unions have seemed powerless to defend their members, with big defeats in the strikes at PATC…

  • Strike Action and Nation Building

    Strike Action and Nation Building
    av David De Vries

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782388098

    Strike-action has long been a notable phenomenon in Israeli society, despite forces that have weakened its recurrence, such as the Arab-Jewish conflict, the decline of organized labor, and the increasing precariousness of employment. While the impa…

  • Labor in Crisis

    Labor in Crisis
    av David Brody

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252013737

  • The Japanese Conspiracy

    The Japanese Conspiracy
    av Masayo Umezawa Duus

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520204850

    In early 1920 in Hawaii, Japanese sugar cane workers, faced with spiraling living expenses, defiantly struck for a wage increase to $1.25 per day. The event shook the traditional power structure in Hawaii and, as Masayo Duus demonstrates in this boo…

  • The Newark Teacher Strikes

    The Newark Teacher Strikes
    av Steve Golin

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813530574

    For three weeks in 1970 and for eleven weeks in 1971, the schools in Newark, New Jersey, were paralyzed as the teachers went on strike. In the wake of the 1971 strike, almost two hundred were arrested and jailed. The Newark Teachers Union said their…

  • Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop: The Sanitation Strike of 1968

    Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop: The Sanitation Strike of 1968
    av Alice Faye Duncan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781629797182

    A 2019 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book * A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year * A Booklist Editors' Choice * A Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book * Booklist Top 10 Diverse Books for Middle Grade or Older Readers * A Chicago Publ…

  • The Great Lawrence Textile Strike of 1912

    The Great Lawrence Textile Strike of 1912
    av Robert Forrant

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780895038616

    "In Lawrence, Massachusetts, fully one-half of the population 14 years of age or over is employed in the woolen and worsted mills and cotton mills". Thus begins the federal government's Report on Strike of Textile Workers in Lawrence, Massachusetts…

  • The Great Lawrence Textile Strike of 1912

    The Great Lawrence Textile Strike of 1912
    av Robert Forrant

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780895038623

    "In Lawrence, Massachusetts, fully one-half of the population 14 years of age or over is employed in the woolen and worsted mills and cotton mills". Thus begins the federal government's Report on Strike of Textile Workers in Lawrence, Massachusetts…

  • The 1926 Miners' Lockout

    The 1926 Miners' Lockout
    av Hester Barron

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199575046

    The miners' lockout of 1926 was a pivotal moment in British twentieth-century history. Opening with the heady days of the general strike, it continued for seven months and affected one million miners. In County Durham, where almost three in every te…

  • Striking Steel

    Striking Steel
    av Jack Metzgar

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781566397391

    Having come of age during a period of vibrant union-centered activism, Jack Metzgar begins this book wondering how his father, a U.S> Steel shop steward in the 1950s and '60s, and so many contemporary historians could forget what this country owes t…

  • The Pullman Strike

    The Pullman Strike
    av Almont Lindsey

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226483832

    The Pullman Strike of 1894 threatened an entire nation with social and economic upheaval. Describing both its immediate results in business and its far-reaching effects on trade unionism, the author treats the dramatic story of the strike no as an i…

  • Spoiled Silk

    Spoiled Silk
    av George William Shea

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780823221349

    Spoiled Silk is the story of two immigrants from the Rhineland, William Brueckmann and his wife Katherine, who started a new life in America's first industrial city, Paterson NJ, nourishing a vision of their adopted country that was never to be. Com…

  • Song Of The Stubborn One Thousand

    Song Of The Stubborn One Thousand
    av Peter Shapiro

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781608466801

    The Watsonville Canning strike was a dramatic show of the power by women workers whose struggle became a rallying point for the Chicano movement. In the course of the strike, a virtually moribund local union was revitalised, and Watsonville's Latino…

  • Kids on Strike!

    Kids on Strike!
    av Susan Campbell Bartoletti

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618369232

    By the early 1900s, nearly two million children were working in the United States. From the coal mines of Pennsylvania to the cotton mills of New England, children worked long hours every day under stunningly inhumane conditions. After years and yea…

  • Labor Relations

    Labor Relations
    av Millie A. Beik

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313318641

    Workers' rights and labor relations have been shaped by wars, depressions, government policies, and global competition. One hundred annotated primary documents spanning from 1827 to the present offer immediate access to the key contentious issues in…