⇔ Kindle Download @State of the Union: A Century of American Labor - Revised and Expanded Edition (Politics and Society in Modern America) ⦢ Kindle Ebook By Nelson Lichtenstein ⨓

⇔ Kindle Download @State of the Union: A Century of American Labor - Revised and Expanded Edition (Politics and Society in Modern America) ⦢ Kindle Ebook By Nelson Lichtenstein ⨓ ⇔ Kindle Download @State of the Union: A Century of American Labor - Revised and Expanded Edition (Politics and Society in Modern America) ⦢ Kindle Ebook By Nelson Lichtenstein ⨓ In a fresh and timely reinterpretation, Nelson Lichtenstein examines how trade unionism has waxed and waned in the nation s political and moral imagination, among both devoted partisans and intransigent foes From the steel foundry to the burger grill, from Woodrow Wilson to John Sweeney, from Homestead to Pittston, Lichtenstein weaves together a compelling matrix of ideas, stories, strikes, laws, and people in a streamlined narrative of work and labor in the twentieth century. The labor question became a burning issue during the Progressive Era because its solution seemed essential to the survival of American democracy itself Beginning there, Lichtenstein takes us all the way to the organizing fever of contemporary Los Angeles, where the labor movement stands at the center of the effort to transform millions of new immigrants into alert citizen unionists He offers an expansive survey of labor s upsurge during the 1930s, when the New Deal put a white, male version of industrial democracy at the heart of U.S political culture He debunks the myth of a postwar management labor accord by showing that there was at most a limited, unstable truce. Lichtenstein argues that the ideas that had once sustained solidarity and citizenship in the world of work underwent a radical transformation when the rights centered social movements of the 1960s and 1970s captured the nation s moral imagination The labor movement was therefore tragically unprepared for the years of Reagan and Clinton although technological change and a new era of global economics battered the unions, their real failure was one of ideas and political will Throughout, Lichtenstein argues that labor s most important function, in theory if not always in practice, has been the vitalization of a democratic ethos, at work and in the larger society To the extent that the unions fuse their purpose with that impulse, they can once again become central to the fate of the republic State of the Union is an incisive history that tells the story of one of America s defining aspirations. 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    • State of the Union: A Century of American Labor - Revised and Expanded Edition (Politics and Society in Modern America)
    • 1.4
    • 86
    • Kindle
    • 400 pages
    • 0691160279
    • Nelson Lichtenstein
    • English
    • 16 March 2016

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