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Adler, William M. The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor Icon. New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2011.
Allen, Theodore W. The Invention of the White Race. Edited by Jeffrey B. Perry. London, New York: Verso Books, 2012.
Barrett, James R. The Irish Way: Becoming American in the Multiethnic City. short title: The Irish Way. New York: The Penguin Press, 2012.
Barry, Bill. The 1877 Railroad Strike in Baltimore. Baltimore, 2014.
Boris, Eileen. Caring for America: Home Health Workers in the Shadow of the Welfare State. New York: Oxford, 2012.
Brier, Stephen. “Reshaping History: The Intersection of Women’s History and Radical History.” Journal of Women’s History 25 (2013): 13–45.
Brier, Stephen. “When Italian Workers Fight: Ethnic Nationalism and Class Struggle in the Progressive Era.” In Immigration et Travail Aux Etats-Unis, 45–66. Paris: L’Harmattan, 2013.
Brier, Stephen. “The Ideological and Organizational Origins of the United Federation of Teachers’ Opposition to the Community Control Movement in the New York City Public Schools, 1960-1968.” Labour/Le Travail 73, no. short title: UFT’s Opposition to Community Control of NYC Public Schools (2014): 179–93.
Brucher, William Carl. “From the Picket Line to the Playground: Labor, Environmental Activism, and the International Paper Strike in Jay, Maine.” Labor History 52, no. edition: 1 (2011): 95–116. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/0023656X.2010.528995.
Casebeer, Kenneth M. American Labor Struggles and Law Histories. Durham: Carolina Academic Press, 2011.
Casebeer, Kenneth M. “O My Sons and Daughters, How Do I Immiserate Thee, Let Me Count the Ways.” Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal 29, no. series number: I (2011): 1–23.
Casebeer, Kenneth. “‘Public ... Since Time Immemorial’: The Labor History of Hague v. CIO.” Rutgers Law Review 66, no. edition: 1 (2013): 147–78.
Christensen, Kimberly. “‘Dark as a Dungeon’: Technological Change and Government Policy in the Deunionization of the American Coal Industry.” Review of Keynesian Economics 2, no. series: Summer 2014 (n.d.): 147–70.
DeStefanis, Anthony R. “The Road to Ludlow: Breaking the 1913-14 Southern Colorado Coal Strike.” Journal of the Historical Society 2, no. series number: 12 (2012): 341–90.
Deslippe, Dennis. Protesting Affirmative Action: The Struggle Over Equality after the Civil Rights Revolution. series: Reconfiguring American Political History. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
Dr. Young, James Alan. “There Is Power in a Union,” 2012.
Dr. Young, James Alan. Labor’s Story in the History of the United States. edition: First Edition. Franklin, PA: Northwest PA Area Labor Federation/Erie-Crawford Central Labor Council, 2013.
Fernandez, Lilia. “Of Migrants and Immigrants: Mexican and Puerto Rican Labor Migration in Comparative Perspective, 1942-1964.” Journal of American Ethnic History 29, no. edition: 3 (2010): 6–39.
Fernandez, Lilia. Brown in the Windy City: Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar Chicago. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.
Fernandez, Lilia, and Adrian Burgos. “From the Near West Side to 18th Street: Un/Making Latina/o Barrios in Postwar Chicago.” In Beyond El Barrio: Everyday Life in Latina/o America, edited by Gina Pérez and Frank Guridy, 233–52. New York: NYU Press, 2010.
Francia, Peter L. “Do Unions Still Matter in U.S. Elections? Assessing Labor’s Political Power and Significance.” The Forum 10, no. edition: 1 (2012). http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/for.2012.10.issue-1/1540-8884.1497/1540-8884.1497.xml.
Frank, Miriam. Out in the Union: A Labor History of Queer America. call number: HD6285.5 U6 F73 2014. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2014.
French, John D. “‘Kill the Americans!’ The U.S. Government, Citizens, and Companies in Latin America from the Panama Canal to Plan Colombia.” Radical History Review 112 (2012): 201–8.
French, John D., and Alexandre Forte. “Nurturing Hope, Deepening Democracy, and Combating Inequalities in Brazil: Lula, the Workers’ Party, and Dilma Rousseff's 2010 Election as President.” Labor: Studies in Working Class History of the Americas 9, no. 1 (2012): 7–28.
French, John D., and Antonio Luigi Negro. “Politics, Memory, and Working Class Life in the Commercial Biopic Lula, Son of Brazil.” A Contracorriente: A Journal of Social History and Literature 8, no. 3 (2011): 377–94.
Fure-Slocum, Eric. Contesting the Postwar City: Working-Class and Growth Politics in 1940s Milwaukee. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Gellman, Erik S. Death Blow to Jim Crow: The National Negro Congress and the Rise of Militant Civil Rights. series: John Hope Franklin Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. http://uncpress.unc.edu/books/T-8853.html.
Gellman, Erik S, and Jarod Roll. The Gospel of the Working Class: Labor’s Southern Prophets in New Deal America. series: The Working Class in American History. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2011.
Goldfield, Michael. “The Changing Landscape of US Unions in Historical and Theoretical Perspective.” Annual Review of Political Science 16 (2013): 231–57.
Green, James. The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2015.
Greenberg, Brian. “Wendell Phillips and the Idea of Industrial Democracy in Early Postbellum America.” In The Struggle for Equality: Essays on Sectional Conflict, the Civil War, and the Long Reconstruction. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2011.
Greenberg, Brian. “Class Conflict and the Demise of the Artisan Order: The Cordwainers’ 1805 Strike and the 1806 Conspiracy Trial.” The Historical Society of Pennsylvania Legacies 14, no. Spring (2014): 7–11.
Gregory, James N. The Second Great Migration: An Historical Overview. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Gregory, James N. “Paying Attention to Moving Americans: Migration Knowledge in the Age of Internal Migration, 1930s-1970s.” In Migrants and Migration in Modern North America: Cross-Border Lives, Labor Markets, edited by Dirk Hoerder and Nora Faires. Durham: Duke University, 2011.
Gregory, James N. “Internal Migration: Twentieth Century and Beyond.” Oxford Encyclopedia of American Social History, 2012.
Gregory, James N. “Advancing the Ivory-Collar/Blue-Collar Partnership.” LABOR: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas, 2014.
Gregory, James N. “Upton Sinclair’s End Poverty in California Campaign,” 2014. http://depts.washington.edu/epic34/.
Gregory, James N. “Seattle´s Left Coast Formula.” Dissent Magazine, 2015.
Herbert, William A. “Card Check Labor Certification: Lessons from New York.” Albany Law Review 74, no. edition: No. 1 (2011): 93–173. http://works.bepress.com/william_herbert/20/.
Herbert, William A. “Public Sector Labor Law and History: The Politics of Ancient History?” Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal 28, no. edition: No. 2 (2011): 335–61. http://works.bepress.com/william_herbert/22/.
Herbert, William A. “The Chill of a Wintry Light? Borough of Duryea v. Guarnieri and the Right to Petition in Public Employment.” The University of Toledo Law Review 43, no. edition: No. 3 (2012): 583–632. http://works.bepress.com/william_herbert/24/.
Herbert, William A. “Can’t Escape from the Memory: Social Media and Public Sector Labor Law.” Northern Kentucky Law Review 40, no. edition: 3 (2013): 427–505.
Honey, Michael K. Sharecropper’s Troubadour: John L. Handcox, the Southern Tenant Farmers' Union, and the African American Song Tradition. Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Hoy, Suellen. “The Irish Girls’ Rising: Building the Women's Labor Movement in Progressive-Era Chicago.” LABOR 9, no. short title: The Irish Girls’ Rising (2012): 77–100.
Hoy, Suellen. “Sideline Suffragists [Chicago’s Working Women and the Vote].” CHICAGO HISTORY 39, no. Summer (2013): 4–27.
Hoy, Suellen. “Chicago Working Women’s Struggle for a Shorter Day, 1908-1911.” Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 107 (2014): 9–44.
Innis-Jimenez, Michael David. Steel Barrio: The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915-1940. series: Culture, Labor, History Series. New York: NYU Press, 2013.
James, Green. The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2015.
Jentz, John B., and Richard Schneirov. Chicago in the Age of Capital: Class, Politics, and Democracy during the Civil War and Reconstruction. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2012.
Jones, William P. The Tribe of Black Ulysses: African American Lumber Workers in the Jim Crow South. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2005.
Jones, William P. “Working Class Hero: The Forgotten Labor Roots of the Martin Luther King Holiday.” The Nation, no. edition: January 30, 2006 (2006).
Jones, William P. “‘Nothing Special to Offer the Negro’: Revisiting the ‘Debsian View’ of the Negro Question.” International Labor and Working Class History, 2008.
Jones, William P. “How Black `Folk´ Survived in the Modern South: Industrialization, Popular Culture, and the Transformation of Black Working-Class Leisure in the Jim Crow South.” In Renewing Black Intellectual History: The Ideological and Material Foundations of African American Thought. Boulder: Paradigm Publishers, 2009.
Jones, William P. “The Unknown Origins of the March on Washington: Civil Rights Politics and the Black Working Class.” Labor: Studies in Working Class History of the Americas, 2010.
Jones, William P. The March on Washington: Jobs, Freedom and the Forgotten History of Civil Rights. New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 2013.
Jones, William P. “´The Void at the Center of the Story´: The Negro American Labor Council and the Long Civil Rights Movement.” In Reframing Randolph: Debating A. Philip Randolph´s Legacies to Labor and Black Freedom. New York: New York University Press, 2015.
Jones, William P. “‘The Sanctity of Private Property’: The Civil Rights Act and the Limitations of American Liberalism.” New Labor Forum, 2015.
Katz, Daniel. All Together Different: Yiddish Socialists, Garment Workers, and the Labor Roots of Multiculturalism. New York: New York University Press, 2011.
Katz, Daniel, and eds, Richard A. Greenwald. Labor Rising: The Past and Future of Working People in America. New York: The New Press, 2012.
Kessler Harris, Alice. A Difficult Woman: The Challenging Life and Times of Lillian Hellman. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2012.
Klein, Jennifer. Caring For America: Home Health Workers in the Shadow of the Welfare State. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Krochmal, Max. “An Unmistakably Working-Class Vision: Birmingham´s Foot Soldiers and Their Civil Rights Movement.” Journal of Southern History 76, no. edition: 4 (2010): 923–60.
Krochmal, Max. “Chicano Labor and Multiracial Politics in Post-World War II Texas: Two Case Studies.” In Life and Labor in the New New South, edited by Robert Zieger, 133–76. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012.
Krochmal, Max. “San Antonio Chicano Organizers (SACO): Labor Activists and El Movimiento.” In The Chicano Movement: Perspectives from the Twenty-First Century, edited by Mario T. Garcia, 203–26. New York: Routledge, 2014.
LeFlouria, Talitha L. Chained in Silence: Black Women and Convict Labor in the New South. edition: First. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015.
Lichtenstein, Nelson. State of the Union: A Century of American Labor. edition: 2. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013.
Lubotina, Paul. Tanner, Pasanen, and Lauki: Emissaries of Labor Reform and Ethnic Integration. series: Migration Studies. Turku, Finland: Institute of Migration at Turku University, 2011.
Lubotina, Paul. “Industrial Workers of the World and Social Class in the South,‘ ’Ethnicity and Social Class in the American South,‘ ’Mine, Mill, and Smelter Workers and Social Class in the South.” In New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, Vol. 20. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. http://uncpress.unc.edu/browse/book_detail?title_id=2798.
MacLean, Nancy. Freedom Is Not Enough: The Opening of the American Workplace. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2006.
MacLean, Nancy. “Southern Dominance in Borrowed Language: The Regional Origins of American Neo-Liberalism.” In New Landscapes of Inequality: Neoliberalism and the Erosion of Democracy in America. Santa Fe: School of American Research, 2008.
MacLean, Nancy. “Neo-Confederacy versus the New Deal: The Regional Utopia of the Modern American Right.” In The Myth of Southern Exceptionalism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.
MacLean, Nancy. “Bringing the Organizing Tradition Home: Campus-Labor-Community Partnerships for Regional Power.” In Labor Rising: The Past and Future of Working People in America. New York: The New Press, 2012.
MacLean, Nancy. “Community Partnerships: Hope for an Embattled Labor Movement? A Conversation with Andrea van Den Heever.” Labor: Studies in Working-Class History in the Americas 9, no. 4 (2012): 9–27.
Mauer, Michael, and Ernst Benjamin, eds. Academic Collective Bargaining. New York City: American Association of University Professors / Modern Language Association of America, 2006.
McCartin, Joseph A. Collision Course: Ronald Reagan, the Air Traffic Controllers, and the Strike That Changed America. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. http://mccartin-collisioncourse.blogspot.com/.
McKillen, Elizabeth. Making the World Safe for Workers: Labor, the Left and Wilsonian Internationalism. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2013.
McNay, John T. Collective Bargaining and the Battle of Ohio: The Defeat of Senate Bill 5 and the Struggle to Defend the Middle Class. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Metz, Holly. Killing the Poormaster: A Saga of Poverty, Corruption, and Murder in the Great Depression. Chicago: Lawrence Hill Press (imprint of Chicago Review Press), 2012.
Michael, Dennis. The Memorial Day Massacre and the Movement for Industrial Democracy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Muhammad, Robin Dearmon. “Separate and Unsanitary: African American Women Railroad Car Cleaners and the Women’s Service Section, 1918-1920.” Journal of Women’s History 23, no. edition: 2 (2011): 87–111.
Parmet, Robert David. Town and Gown: The Fight for Social Justice, Urban Rebirth, and Higher Education. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2011.
Patmore, Greg. Giving Employees a Voice in the Workplace: A Comparative Historical Perspective. Sydney, Australia: Federation Press, 2011.
Patmore, Greg. “Employee Participation in Health and Safety in the Australian Steel Industry, 1935-2006.” British Journal of Industrial Relations 49, no. edition: 1 (2011): 144–67.
Patmore, Greg, and Nikola Balnave. “The Politics of Consumption and Labour History.” Labour History 100 (2011): 145–65.
Perales, Monica. Smeltertown: Making and Remembering a Southwest Border Community. Durham, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2010.
Perry, Jeffrey B. “The Developing Conjuncture and Some Insights From Hubert Harrison and Theodore W. Allen on the Centrality of the Fight Against White Supremacy.” Cultural Logic: Marxist Theory and Practice, 2010.
Phillips, Kimberley L. War! What Is It Good For? Black Freedom Struggles and the U.S. Military from World War II to Iraq. series: John Hope Franklin Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012.
Quirke, Carol. Eyes on Labor: News Photography and America’s Working Class. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Rachleff, Peter. “The Knights of Labor.” In The New Encyclopedia of Southern History, edited by Larry Griffin, Peggy Harris, and James Thomas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.
Rachleff, Peter. “‘Rebellion to Tyrants, Democracy for Workers’: The Madison Uprising, Collective Bargaining, and the Future of the Labor Movement.” South Atlantic Quarterly 111, no. 1 (2012): 195–204.
Rachleff, Peter. “The Anti-Union Offensive, ‘Right-to-Work,’ and Labor’s Response.” New Labor Forum 21, no. 1 (2012).
Rhomberg, Chris. The Broken Table: The Detroit Newspaper Strike and the State of American Labor. short title: The Broken Table. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2012. https://www.russellsage.org/publications/broken-table.
Roediger, David R., and Elizabeth D. Esch. The Production of Difference: Race and the Management of Labor in U.S. History. short title: The Production of Difference. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Roll, Jarod. Spirit of Rebellion: Labor and Religion in the New Cotton South. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2010.
Roll, Jarod. “Sympathy for the Devil: The Notorious Career of Missouri’s Strikebreaking Metal Miners, 1896-1910.” LABOR 11, no. edition: 4 (2014): 11–37.
Roman, Richard. Continental Crucible: Big Business, Workers and Unions in the Transformation of North America. edition: 1st. Winnipeg and Halifax: Fernwood Publishing, 2013.
Scipes, Kim. AFL-CIO’s Secret War against Developing Country Workers: Solidarity or Sabotage? Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2010.
Scipes, Kim. “Why Labor Imperialism? AFL-CIO’s Foreign Policy Leaders and the Developing World.” Working USA 13, no. edition: No. 4, December (2010): 465–79.
Scipes, Kim. “Globalization from Below: Labor Activists Challenging the AFL-CIO Foreign Policy Program.” Critical Sociology 38, no. edition: No. 2 (2012): 303–23.
Scipes, Kim. “Social Movement Unionism or Social Justice Unionism? Disentangling Theoretical Confusion within the Global Labor Movement.” Class, Race and Corporate Power 2, no. 3 (2014).
Smith, Julia. “An ‘Entirely Different’ Kind of Union: The Service, Office, and Retail Workers’ Union of Canada (SORWUC), 1972-1986.” Labour/Le Travail 73, no. edition: Spring 2014 (2014): 23–65.
Sporn, Pam. Documentary Film: With a Stroke of the Chaveta (Con El Toque de La Chaveta), 2007.
Stanziani, Alessandro. Bondage: Labor and Rights in Eurasia, 17th-20th Centuries. Vol. 24. series: International Studies in Social History. New York: Berghahn, 2014.
Stewart, David M. Reading and Disorder in Antebellum America. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2011.
Storch, Randi. Working Hard for the American Dream: Workers and Their Unions, World War I to the Present. series: The American History Series. Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
Storrs, Landon R. Y. The Second Red Scare and the Unmaking of the New Deal Left. short title: Second Red Scare. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012.
Stromquist, Shelton. “Claiming Political Space: Workers, Municipal Socialism, and the Reconstruction of Local Democracy in Transnational Perspective.” In Workers Across the Americas: The Transnational Turn in Labor History, edited by Leon Fink, 303–28. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.
Stromquist, Shelton. “Municipal Socialism and the Contested Politics of Everyday Life, 1890-1920.” Interventions. The Impact of Labour Movements on Social and Cultural Development, 2013.
Stromquist, Shelton. “David Montgomery: A Labor Historian’s Legacies.” Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 13, no. 2 (2014): 256–76.
Verzuh, Ron. “Mine-Mill’s Peace Arch Concerts: How a ‘Red’ Union and a Famous Singer-Activist Fought for Peace and Social Justice during the Cold War.” BC Studies 174, no. Summer (2012): 61–99.
Verzuh, Ron. “The Smelter Poets: The Inspiring Role of Worker Poetry in a BC Labour Newspaper during the ‘Age of the C10.’” BC Studies 177, no. Spring (2013): 85–126.
Verzuh, Ron. “Oregon’s Doukhobors: The Hidden History of a Colony of Russian Exiles and the KKK's Efforts to Oust Them.” BC Studies 180, no. Winter (2013): 43–81.
Walker, Marquita R. The Daily Grind: How Workers Navigate the Employment Relationship. short title: The daily grind. Lenham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2014.
Williams, Carol J. Indigenous Women and Work: From Labor to Activism. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2012.
Zieger, Bob, editor. Life and Labor in the New New South: Essays in Southern Labor History since 1950. short title: Life and Labor in the New New South. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012.