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Smith, Julia. 2014. "An "Entirely Different" Kind of Union: The Service, Office, and Retail Workers' Union of Canada (SORWUC), 1972-1986." Labour/Le Travail, 73, Spring 2014, 23-65.

Dr. Young, James. 2012. "There Is Power in a Union." Service Employees International Union/PSSU , Harrisburg, PA.

Dr. Young, James. 2013. Labor's Story in the History of the United States. Franklin, PA: Northwest PA Area Labor Federation/Erie-Crawford Central Labor Council, First Edition.

Allen, Theodore. 2012. The Invention of the White Race. Edited by Jeffrey Perry London, New York: Verso Books.

Barrett, James. 2012. The Irish Way: Becoming American in the Multiethnic City. New York: The Penguin Press.

Barry, Bill. 2014. The 1877 Railroad Strike in Baltimore. Baltimore.

Boris, Eileen. 2012. Caring for America: Home Health Workers in the Shadow of the Welfare State. New York: Oxford.

Brucher, William. 2011. "From the Picket Line to the Playground: Labor, Environmental Activism, and the International Paper Strike in Jay, Maine." Labor History, 52, 1, 95-116. Abington, Oxfordshire, UK: Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Group Ltd.,

Casebeer, Kenneth. 2013. "'Public ... Since Time Immemorial': The Labor History of Hague v. CIO." Rutgers Law Review, 66, 1, 147-178. Newark.

Casebeer, Kenneth. 2011. American Labor Struggles and Law Histories. Durham: Carolina Academic Press.

Casebeer, Kenneth. 2011. "O My Sons and Daughters, How Do I Immiserate Thee, Let Me Count the Ways." Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal, I, 29, 2011, 1-23. New York.

Christensen, Kimberly. "'Dark as a Dungeon': Technological Change and Government Policy in the Deunionization of the American Coal Industry." Review of Keynesian Economics , Summer 2014 , 2, 2, 147-170. Cheltenhaum, Glos, UK : Edward Elgar .

Deslippe, Dennis. 2012. Protesting Affirmative Action: The Struggle Over Equality after the Civil Rights Revolution. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, Reconfiguring American Political History.

DeStefanis, Anthony. 2012. "The Road to Ludlow: Breaking the 1913-14 Southern Colorado Coal Strike." Journal of the Historical Society, 12, 2, 341-390.

Francia, Peter. 2012. "Do Unions Still Matter in U.S. Elections? Assessing Labor's Political Power and Significance." The Forum, 10, 1, De Gruyter Online, (accessed June 15, 2012).

French, John. 2012. ""Kill the Americans!" The U.S. Government, Citizens, and Companies in Latin America from the Panama Canal to Plan Colombia." Radical History Review, 112, 201-208.

French, John and Alexandre Forte. 2012. "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 (1): 7-28.

French, John and Antonio Negro. 2011. "Politics, Memory, and Working Class Life in the Commercial Biopic Lula, Son of Brazil." A Contracorriente: A Journal of Social History and Literature, 8 (3): 377-394.

Fure-Slocum, Eric. 2013. Contesting the Postwar City: Working-Class and Growth Politics in 1940s Milwaukee. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Gellman, Erik. 2012. Death Blow to Jim Crow: The National Negro Congress and the Rise of Militant Civil Rights. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, John Hope Franklin Series,

Gellman, Erik and Jarod Roll. 2011. The Gospel of the Working Class: Labor's Southern Prophets in New Deal America. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, The Working Class in American History.

Greenberg, Brian. 2014. "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 (Spring): 7-11. Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

Greenberg, Brian. 2011. "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.

Herbert, William. 2013. "Can't Escape from the Memory: Social Media and Public Sector Labor Law." Northern Kentucky Law Review, 40, 3, 427-505.

Herbert, William. 2012. "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. 3, 583-632. Toledo : Univerity of Toledo,

Herbert, William. 2011. "Card Check Labor Certification: Lessons from New York." Albany Law Review, 74, No. 1, 93-173. Albany, New York: Albany Law Review,

Herbert, William. 2011. "Public Sector Labor Law and History: The Politics of Ancient History?" Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal, 28, No. 2, 335-361. Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal,

Innis-Jimenez, Michael. 2013. Steel Barrio: The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915-1940. New York: NYU Press, Culture, Labor, History Series.

Jentz, John and Richard Schneirov. 2012. Chicago in the Age of Capital: Class, Politics, and Democracy during the Civil War and Reconstruction. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Katz, Daniel and Richard Greenwald, eds. 2012. Labor Rising: The Past and Future of Working People in America. New York: The New Press.

Katz, Daniel. 2011. All Together Different: Yiddish Socialists, Garment Workers, and the Labor Roots of Multiculturalism. New York: New York University Press.

Kessler Harris, Alice. 2012. A Difficult Woman: The Challenging Life and Times of Lillian Hellman. New York: Bloomsbury Press.

Klein, Jennifer. 2012. Caring For America: Home Health Workers in the Shadow of the Welfare State . New York: Oxford University Press.

Lichtenstein, Nelson. 2013. State of the Union: A Century of American Labor. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2.

Lubotina, Paul. 2012. "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, 20, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press,

Lubotina, Paul. 2011. Tanner, Pasanen, and Lauki: Emissaries of Labor Reform and Ethnic Integration. Turku, Finland: Institute of Migration at Turku University, Migration Studies, C 20.

McCartin, Joseph. 2011. Collision Course: Ronald Reagan, the Air Traffic Controllers, and the Strike that Changed America. New York: Oxford University Press,

McKillen, Elizabeth. 2013. Making the World Safe for Workers: Labor, the Left and Wilsonian Internationalism. Champaign: University of Illinois Press.

McNay, John . 2013. 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.

Metz, Holly. 2012. Killing the Poormaster: A Saga of Poverty, Corruption, and Murder in the Great Depression. Chicago: Lawrence Hill Press (imprint of Chicago Review Press).

Muhammad, Robin. 2011. "Separate and Unsanitary: African American Women Railroad Car Cleaners and the Women's Service Section, 1918-1920." Journal of Women's History, 23, 2, 87-111. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press.

Parmet, Robert. 2011. Town and Gown: The Fight for Social Justice, Urban Rebirth, and Higher Education. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press.

Patmore, Greg. 2011. Giving Employees a Voice in the Workplace: A Comparative Historical Perspective. Sydney, Australia: Federation Press.

Patmore, Greg and Nikola Balnave. 2011. "The Politics of Consumption and Labour History." Labour History, 100, 145-165.

Patmore, Greg. 2011. "Employee Participation in Health and Safety in the Australian Steel Industry, 1935-2006." British Journal of Industrial Relations, 49, 1, 144-167.

Perry, Jeffrey. 2010. "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.

Phillips, Kimberley. 2012. War! What is it Good For? Black Freedom Struggles and the U.S. Military from World War II to Iraq. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, John Hope Franklin Series.

Quirke, Carol. 2012. Eyes on Labor: News Photography and America's Working Class. New York: Oxford University Press.

Rachleff, Peter. 2012. ""Rebellion to Tyrants, Democracy for Workers": The Madison Uprising, Collective Bargaining, and the Future of the Labor Movement ." South Atlantic Quarterly, 111 (1): 195-204.

Rachleff, Peter. 2012. "The Anti-Union Offensive, 'Right-to-Work,' and Labor's Response." New Labor Forum, 21 (1).

Rachleff, Peter. 2011. "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.

Roediger, David and Elizabeth Esch. 2012. The Production of Difference: Race and the Management of Labor in U.S. History. New York: Oxford University Press.

Roll, Jarod. 2010. Spirit of Rebellion: Labor and Religion in the New Cotton South. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Roman, Richard. 2013. Continental Crucible: Big Business, Workers and Unions in the Transformation of North America. Winnipeg and Halifax: Fernwood Publishing, 1st.

Scipes, Kim. 2012. "Globalization from Below: Labor Activists Challenging the AFL-CIO Foreign Policy Program." Critical Sociology, 38, No. 2, 303-323. Sage.

Scipes, Kim. 2010. AFL-CIO's Secret War against Developing Country Workers: Solidarity or Sabotage? Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Scipes, Kim. 2010. "Why Labor Imperialism? AFL-CIO's Foreign Policy Leaders and the Developing World." Working USA, 13, No. 4, December, 465-479. New York: Wiley.

Smith, Julia. 2014. "An "Entirely Different" Kind of Union: The Service, Office, and Retail Workers' Union of Canada (SORWUC), 1972-1986." Labour/Le Travail, 73, Spring 2014, 23-65.

Stewart, David. 2011. Reading and Disorder in Antebellum America. Columbus: Ohio State University Press.

Storch, Randi. 2013. Working Hard for the American Dream: Workers and Their Unions, World War I to the Present. Wiley-Blackwell, The American History Series.

Storrs, Landon. 2012. The Second Red Scare and the Unmaking of the New Deal Left. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Stromquist, Shelton. 2014. "David Montgomery: a Labor Historian's Legacies." Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, 13 (2): 256-276.

Stromquist, Shelton. 2013. "Municipal Socialism and the Contested Politics of Everyday Life, 1890-1920." Interventions. The Impact of Labour Movements on Social and Cultural Development, Leipzig.

Stromquist, Shelton. 2011. "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, 303-328. New York: Oxford University Press.

Verzuh, Ron. 2013. "The Smelter Poets: The Inspiring Role of Worker Poetry in a BC Labour Newspaper during the "Age of the C10"." BC Studies, 177 (Spring): 85-126. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Studies.

Verzuh, Ron. 2013. "Oregon's Doukhobors: The hidden history of a colony of Russian exiles and the KKK's efforts to oust them." BC Studies, 180 (Winter): 43-81. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Studies.

Verzuh, Ron. 2012. "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 (Summer): 61-99. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Studies.

Williams, Carol. 2012. Indigenous Women and Work: from Labor to Activism. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press.

Dr. Young, James. 2013. Labor's Story in the History of the United States. Franklin, PA: Northwest PA Area Labor Federation/Erie-Crawford Central Labor Council, First Edition.

Dr. Young, James. 2012. "There Is Power in a Union." Service Employees International Union/PSSU , Harrisburg, PA.

Zieger, Bob, editor. 2012. Life and Labor in the New New South: Essays in Southern Labor History since 1950. Gainesville: University Press of Florida.