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Author Currarino, Rosanne

Title The labor question in America : economic democracy in the Gilded Age / Rosanne Currarino

Publ Info Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2011]
 CCRI-Prov.  HD8072 .C927 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HD8072 .C927 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  HD8072 .C927 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 210 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Working class in American history
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : the labor question in the late nineteenth century -- The Cant of economy : narratives of depression in the 1870s -- Meat versus rice : anti-Chinese rhetoric and the problem of wage work -- The value of wages : historical economics and the meanings of value -- "Labor wants more!" : the AFL and the idea of economic liberty -- The end of the labor question -- Afterword : residues of the labor question
LC subject Working class -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Working class -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Labor -- United States -- History
United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918
Citizenship -- United States
Democracy -- United States
ISBN 9780252035708