Lexicon of Labor : More Than 500 Key Terms, Biographical Sketches, and Historical Insights Concerning Labor in America

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  • Edition: Revised
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-06-15
  • Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
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An innovative and informative mini-encyclopedia of work and workers in America.

Author Biography

R. Emmett Murray (1939-2008), a longtime newspaperman, was past president of the Pacific Northwest Newspaper Guild, Local 82. Elaine Bernard is the executive director of the Labor and Worklife Program at the Harvard School of Law. She lives in Somerville, Massachusetts.
Thomas Geoghegan is a practicing attorney and the author of several books, including the National Book Critics Circle Award finalist Which Side Are You On?, In America's Court, and See You in Court.

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Revised Editionp. 7
Forewordp. 9
Prefatory Notep. 13
The Lexicon of Laborp. 15
Affiliate Unions of the AFL-CIO and Independent Unionsp. 221
Free Rider's Cardp. 225
A Select Labor Bibliographyp. 227
About the Authorp. 235
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