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Steel strike

by Jean Hartley

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Published by Batsford Academic and Educational Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strikes and lockouts -- Steel industry Britain -- Case studies,
  • Industrial relations -- Great Britain -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementa case study in industrial relations / Jean Hartley, John Kelly, Nigel Nicholson.
    ContributionsKelly, John., Nicholson, Nigel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD5365S75 H37 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination209 p.
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22456615M
    ISBN 100713443782

    Report on the steel strike of , (New York, Harcourt, Brace and Howe, ), by Interchurch World Movement of North America and Bureau of Industrial Research (page images at HathiTrust) Investigation of strike in steel industries: hearing before the Committee on education and labor, United States Senate sixty-sixth Congress, first session. Reprint of the ed., with new Editorial note. originally published under title: The great steel strike and its lessons. Description: ix, pages illustrations, portraits 24 cm. Series Title: Mass violence in America. Other Titles: Great steel strike and its lessons.

    David Brody, Labor in Crisis: The Steel Strike of (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott), Robert Asher, “Painful Memories: The Historical Consciousness of Steelworkers and the Steel Strike of ,” Pennsylvania History 45 (January ): “Strike an Arc” is meant to inspire and inform. It hopes to inspire others to dream, to listen to intuition, work and create. The book is also meant to inform: about Wally’s life and his vision of the future while also gifting the reader a “how to” chapter on welding steel and creating sculpture.

      Striking Steel's pivotal event is the four-month nationwide steel strike of , a landmark union victory that has been all but erased from public memory. With remarkable tenacity, union members held out for the shop-floor rules that gave them dignity in the workplace and raised their standard of living.4/5(20).   Michael Dennis, in his short – though insightful – book Blood On Steel: Chicago Steelworkers And The Strike Of has not only documented in grisly detail the events of that fateful day, but.


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