Labor 8:2

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Labor 8:2
Journal Issue Pages: 184 Volume 8, Number 2 Published: Summer 2011 An issue of Labor


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Editor's Introduction - Leon Fink


The Nurse's First Autopsy - Cortney Davis


An Interview with SEIU President Emeritus Andy Stern - Leon Fink and Jennifer Luff


The Chapter Left Untold: Labor Historians and the Problem of Union Corruption - David Witwer

There Was a Crooked History - Andrew Wender Cohen

How and Where to Look for Corruption? - Rosemary Feurer

Corruption's Due (Scholarly) Reward- Joshua B. Freeman

Historical Contributors versus Sectoral Tendencies - Jennifer Luff

Response - David Witwer


Italian Militants and Migrants and the Language of Solidarity in the Early-Twentieth-Century Western Coalfields - Stephen Brier and Ferdinando Fasce

Race, Respect, and Authority in Contemporary Brazil: Interpreting the Stories of Sugarcane Workers -Thomas D. Rogers


We Were All like Migrant Workers Here: Work, Community, and Memory on California's Round Valley Reservation, 1850–1941- Andrew H. Fisher

American Abyss: Savagery and Civilization in the Age of Industry - Ardis Cameron

A Poverty of Rights: Citizenship and Inequality in Twentieth-Century Rio de Janeiro - Alejandro Velasco

First Fruits of Freedom: The Migration of Former Slaves and Their Search for Equality in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1862–1900 - Moira Hinderer

Teachers United: The Rise of New York State United Teachers - Joseph A. McCartin

Taxi! A Social History of the New York City Cabdriver - Andrew Darien

Race against Liberalism: Black Workers and the UAW in Detroit - Touré F. Reed

The Fisherman's Cause: Atlantic Commerce and Maritime Dimensions of the American Revolution - Barry Levy

Black Labor Migration in Caribbean Guatemala, 1882–1923 -Steve Striffler

Burlesque West: Showgirls, Sex, and Sin in Postwar Vancouver - Susan Dewey

Pivotal Decade: How the United States Traded Factories for Finance in the Seventies - Benjamin C. Waterhouse

Horace Greeley's New-York Tribune: Civil War–Era Socialism and the Crisis of Free Labor - James D. Schmidt

Alabama in Africa: Booker T. Washington, the German Empire, and the Globalization of the New South- Robert T. Vinson

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