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Title Rebel rank and file : labor militancy and revolt from below during the long 1970s / edited by Aaron Brenner, Robert Brenner, and Cal Winslow

Publ Info London ; New York : Verso, 2010
 Bryant Main Stacks  HD5324 .R43 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HD5324 .R43 2010    AVAILABLE
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Descript xxii, 408 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Overview : the rebellion from below, 1965-81 / Cal Winslow -- The political economy of the rank-and-file rebellion / Robert Brenner -- Conflict, change, and economic policy in the long 1970s / Judy Stein -- Understanding the rank-and-file rebellion in the long 1970s / Kim Moody -- The United Farm Workers from the ground up / Frank Bardacke -- Rank-and-file movements in the United Mine Workers of America, early 1960s - early 1980s / Paul J. Nyden -- The tumultuous teamsters of the 1970s / Dan La Botz -- Militancy in many forms : teachers strikes and urban insurrection, 1967-74 / Marjorie Murphy -- Rank-and-file struggles at the telephone company / Aaron Brenner -- Rank-and-file opposition in the UAW during the long 1970s / A.C. Jones -- American Petrograd : Detroit and the lague of revolutionary black workers / Kieran Taylor -- "A spontaneous loss of enthusiasm" : workplace feminism and the transformation of women's service jobs in the 1970s / Dorothy Sue Cobble -- The enduring legacy and contemporary relevance of labor insurgency in the 1970s / Steve Early
Note Often considered irredeemably conservative, the US working class actually has a rich history of revolt and "Rebel Rank and File" uncovers the hidden story of insurgency from below against employers and union bureaucrats in the late 1960s and 1970s
LC subject Labor disputes -- United States
Direct action -- United States
Labor unions -- United States
Add Author Brenner, Aaron
Brenner, Robert, 1943-
Winslow, Calvin
ISBN 9781844671731 (hbk.)
1844671739 (hbk.)
9781844671748 (pbk.)
1844671747 (pbk.)