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Graduate Record 2007-2008 
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

HIUS 847 - Twentieth-Century United States Labor History

Research seminar in labor history, covering topics from the era of Samuel Gompers to the decomposition of the post World War II socio-political order. Emphasizes the cultural and political conditions which gave rise to the industrial union movement of the 1930s and 1940s and to the internal dynamics of the trade unions of that era. Examines state politics and the labor policies of the leading firms in the core sectors of the economy. (IR)

Credits: 3