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Author Gross, James A., 1933-

Title A shameful business : the case for human rights in the American workplace / James A. Gross

Publ Info Ithaca, N.Y. : ILR Press/Cornell University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  KF3455 .G76 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  KF3455 G76 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  KF3455 .G76 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 251 pages ; 24 cm
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Note "ILR/Cornell paperbacks"--P. [4] of cover
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Justice and human rights -- "Without distinction of any kind" : race and human rights in the United States -- The market economics values underlying U.S. labor law : property rights over workers' rights -- Property rights over freedom of association rights : congressional and judicial value choices -- Expanding the zone of management control : devaluing the freedom of association -- Violations of the human right to life and limb : safety and health at U.S. workplaces -- The value choices of courts, OSHA, and labor arbitrators : management rights over workers' human rights -- Surreptitious violations : human resources and workplace human rights -- Crimes against humanity : concluding thoughts about choosing human rights
LC subject Employee rights -- United States
Human rights -- United States
Industrial relations -- United States
Labor laws and legislation -- United States
ISBN 9780801448447 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801448441 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801476440 (pbk.)
0801476445 (pbk.)