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Marching with Dr. King : Ralph Helstein and the United Packinghouse Workers of America.

Author: Cyril Robinson
Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book shows how a Jewish lawyer utilized his philosophy of prophetic Judaism (a belief in social justice) and his training as a lawyer to become the head of a trade union that formulated policies embodying these social beliefs, bringing many benefits to its members.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Robinson, Cyril.
Marching with Dr. King: Ralph Helstein and the United Packinghouse Workers of America.
Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, ©2011
Named Person: Ralph Helstein; Ralph Helstein
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cyril Robinson
ISBN: 9780313384196 0313384193
OCLC Number: 745865828
Description: 1 online resource (248 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. Early Years; 2. The Origin of the UPWA; Helstein Takes the Helm; 3. Jewish Leadership in the Union; 4. The 1948 Strike and Its Aftermath and Women Workers' Advancement; 5. Helstein Under Fire and the Anti-Red Period; 6. Organizing Puerto Rican Workers; 7. Automation, the Women's Movement, and Helstein's Extra-Union Activities; 8. Merger with the Amalgamated, Highlander, Economic Benefits of Unionization, and the Revolt Against Helstein; 9. Retirement, Summing Up, Helstein's Death and Memorial, and Post-UPWA History; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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This book shows how a Jewish lawyer utilized his philosophy of prophetic Judaism (a belief in social justice) and his training as a lawyer to become the head of a trade union that formulated policies embodying these social beliefs, bringing many benefits to its members.

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