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Sit-Down: The General Motors Strike of 1936-1937

作者 Sidney Fine
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Sit-Down: The General Motors Strike of 1936-1937:,Inthisclassicstudy,SidneyFineportraysthedramaticeventsofthe1936-37FlintSit-downStrikeagainstGeneralMotors,wh

內容簡介

內容簡介 In this classic study, Sidney Fine portrays the dramatic events of the 1936-37 Flint Sit-down Strike against General Motors, which catapulted the UAW into prominence and touched off a wave of sit-down strikes across the United States. Basing his account on an impressive variety of manuscript sources, Fine analyzes the strategy and tactics of GM and the UAW, describes the life of the workers in the occupied plants, and examines the troubled governmental and public reaction to the alleged breakdown of law and order in the strikes. In addition, Fine provides vivid portraits of the major figures on both sides of the conflict: Governor Frank Murphy; Alfred Sloan, Jr.; William Knudsen; Robert Travis; Roy, Victor, and Walter Reuther; Homer Martin; and Wyndham Mortimer. The GM sit-down strike marks the close of one era of labor-management relations in the United States and the beginning of another. A half century after its initial publication, Fine's work remains the definitive account of that momentous conflict. A new foreword by Kim Moody's revisits Sit-Down in order to demonstrate its continued relevance to today's unions, workers, and activists.

作者介紹

作者介紹 Sidney Fine was Andrew Dickson White Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Michigan, and the author of numerous books and articles.

商品規格

書名 / Sit-Down: The General Motors Strike of 1936-1937
作者 / Sidney Fine
簡介 / Sit-Down: The General Motors Strike of 1936-1937:,Inthisclassicstudy,SidneyFineportraysthedramaticeventsofthe1936-37FlintSit-downStrikeagainstGeneralMotors,wh
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9780472037841
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9780472037841
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 22.6X15.2X3.0CM
重量(g) / 639.6
尺寸 / 22.6X15.2X3.0CM
頁數 / 482
裝訂 / P:平裝
級別 / N:無
語言 / 3:英文

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