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Organizing the unemployed : community and union activists in the industrial heartland

Author: James J Lorence
Publisher: Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, ©1996.
Series: SUNY series in American labor history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James J Lorence
ISBN: 0791429873 9780791429877 0791429881 9780791429884
OCLC Number: 1027667085
Description: xx, 407 p. : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. The Residue of a Failed Economy --
2. Radical Politics and Worker Response: Solidarity and Revolution, 1929-1933 --
3. Beyond the Core: Outstate Reactions to Economic Crisis, 1929-1933 --
4. New Leadership and New Opportunity: Organizing for Action, 1933-1935 --
5. Finding a Place: The New Unemployed Movement and the Rise of UAW, 1936-1937 --
6. The Union Militant: UAW and the Organized Unemployed, 1937-1938 --
7. The Other Activists: Alternative Approaches to Unemployed Organizing, 1937-1938 --
8. Troubled Times: Political Conflict and Factional Strife, 1938-1939 --
9. A Movement in Decline: The War Economy, Job Opportunity, and the "Unemployables," 1939-1941 --
10. Into the War: Prosperity and the "Unemployables."
Series Title: SUNY series in American labor history.
Responsibility: James J. Lorence.

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