A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman

A History of Trade Unionism in the United States

bySelig Perlman

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CONTENTS
PREFACE
PART I   THE STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL
CHAPTER 1   LABOR MOVEMENTS BEFORE THE CIVIL WAR
(1).   Early Beginnings, to 1827
(2).   Equal Citizenship, 1827-1832
(3).   The Period of the "Wild-Cat" Prosperity, 1833-1837
(4).   The Long Depression, 1837-1862
CHAPTER 2   THE "GREENBACK" PERIOD, 1862-1879
CHAPTER 3   THE BEGINNING OF THE KNIGHTS OF LABOR AND OF THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR
CHAPTER 4   REVIVAL AND UPHEAVAL, 1879-1887
CHAPTER 5   THE VICTORY OF CRAFT UNIONISM AND THE FINAL FAILURE OF PRODUCERS' COOPERATION
CHAPTER 6   STABILIZATION, 1888-1897
CHAPTER 7   TRADE UNIONISM AND THE COURTS

PART II   THE LARGER CAREER OF UNIONISM
CHAPTER 8   PARTIAL RECOGNITION AND NEW DIFFICULTIES, 1898-1914
(1).   The Miners
(2).   The Railway Men
(3).   The Machinery and Metal Trades
(4).   The Employers' Reaction
(5).   Legislation, Courts, and Politics
CHAPTER 9   RADICAL UNIONISM AND A "COUNTER-REFORMATION"
CHAPTER 10   THE WAR-TIME BALANCE SHEET
CHAPTER 11   RECENT DEVELOPMENTS

PART III   CONCLUSIONS AND INFERENCES
CHAPTER 12   AN ECONOMIC INTERPRETATION
CHAPTER 13   THE IDEALISTIC FACTOR
CHAPTER 14   WHY THERE IS NOT AN AMERICAN LABOR PARTY
CHAPTER 15   THE DICTATORSHIP OF THE PROLETARIAT AND TRADE UNIONISM
BIBLIOGRAPHY

Title:A History of Trade Unionism in the United StatesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 9, 2013Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

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