Labour in American Politics (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 3): 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Labour in American Politics (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 3)

1st Edition

By Vivian Vale


188 pages

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pub: 2009-10-06
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The author analyzes the considerable legislation enacted between 1945 and 1970 and its effect on labour-management-public relations. He looks at their relevance for Britain today, and offers the most complete survey yet available of the operations of American labour as a pressure group.

Table of Contents

1. Labour and the American Government 2. The Voluntarism of Samuel Gompers 3. The New government of Franklin Roosevelt 4. The New Model of Sidney Hillman 5. The Conservatism of Senator Taft 6. Modes of Engagement

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