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Labor in the changing world

by Robert M. MacIver

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Published by E.P. Dutton & company; [etc., etc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor and laboring classes,
  • Reconstruction (1914-1939)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. M. MacIver.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4901 .M2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., v-ix, 230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6619302M
    LC Control Number19015529
    OCLC/WorldCa2017464

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Google Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University Pages: Labor in the changing world by MacIver, Robert M. (Robert Morrison), Publication date c Topics Working class, Labor movement, Labor, Reconstruction () Publisher New York: E.

Dutton & Company Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN ContributorPages: And only the working class, said Marx, is capable of creating that change. In his timely and innovative book, Michael D. Yates asks if the working class can, indeed, change the world.5/5(3). The Changing World of Work The world of work is as dynamic as ever, with dramatic changes underway that wil l affect employees, managers, and consumers for years to : Wayne F Cascio.

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See their stories here. Works best in Chrome or Firefox. World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends for Women – Global snapshot The past 20 years have witnessed some progress for women in the world of work and in terms of gender equality in society.

This report looks at the progress (or lack thereof) made during the past decade and assesses women’s labour market prospects. The overall effect of A New World of Labor is a biographically textured and geographically expansive labor history that will act as a provocative foreground for established narratives about the development of racial slavery."—American Historical Review "A New World of Labor is a landmark event in.

This book focuses on the aspects of the changing U.S. labor market, including the role that the export of advanced business services from the United States plays in the increasing globalization of the world's economy and the reemergence of national employment by: 3.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Labor in a changing America. New York: Basic Books, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. The last few decades have witnessed a growing integration of the world system of production on the basis of a new relationship between less developed and highly industrialized countries.

The effect is a geographical dispersion of the various production stages in the manufacturing process as the large corporations of industrialized "First World" countries are attracted by low labor costs Reviews: 1. The Changing Worlds of Work and Labour Institute of Political Economy, Carleton University Emerging Issues and Challenges in the World of Work and Labour Education Larry Rousseau, Executive Vice-President, Canadian Labour Congress (TBC) Climate Change Danielle DiNovelli-Lang, Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Carleton University Indigenous.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xx, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: Class formation and class capacities: a new approach to the study of labor and the labor process / Jerry Lembcke --The historical roots of the division of labor in the U.S.

auto industry / David Gartman --Transformations in hierarchy and control of the labor process in the post-Fordist era. A related research question for which there is little robust empirical evidence is whether child labor is the result of ‘agency problems’ – namely, whether children work because parents fail to fully consider the tradeoffs and costs that work has on their children.

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