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Black and blue : African Americans, the labor movement, and the decline of the Democratic party

Author: Paul Frymer
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2008.
Series: Princeton studies in American politics.
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"In the 1930s, fewer than one in one hundred U.S. labor union members were African American. By 1980, the figure was more than one in five. Black and Blue explores the politics and history that led to this dramatic integration of organized labor. In the process, the book tells a broader story about how the Democratic Party unintentionally sowed the seeds of labor's decline." "The labor and civil rights movements are  Read more...
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Frymer, Paul, 1968-
Black and blue.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007014295
(OCoLC)123029462
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Frymer
ISBN: 9781400837267 140083726X
OCLC Number: 733057501
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Awards: Winner of American Political Science Association: Race, Ethnicity and Politics Award 2009
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 202 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction --
The dual development of national labor policy --
The NAACP confronts racism in the labor movement, 1935-1964 --
The legal state and the power of the purse --
Labor law and institutional racism --
Conclusion : Law and democracy.
Series Title: Princeton studies in American politics.
Other Titles: African Americans, the labor movement, and the decline of the Democratic party
Responsibility: Paul Frymer.
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