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The Resource Labor geographies : workers and the landscapes of capitalism, Andrew Herod

Labor geographies : workers and the landscapes of capitalism, Andrew Herod

Label
Labor geographies : workers and the landscapes of capitalism
Title
Labor geographies
Title remainder
workers and the landscapes of capitalism
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Herod
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
VYF
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1964-
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Herod, Andrew
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Perspectives on economic change
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  • Labor unions
  • Labor unions
  • Economic geography
  • International labor activities
Label
Labor geographies : workers and the landscapes of capitalism, Andrew Herod
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-340) and index
Contents
  • Selective List of Acronyms
  • Preface
  • Ch. 1.
  • Introduction: Labor and Landscapes.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 2.
  • Toward a Labor Geography.
  • p. 13
  • Ch. 3.
  • Challenging the Global Locally: Labor in a Postindustrial Global City.
  • p. 50
  • Ch. 4.
  • Spatial Sabotage: Containerization, Union Work Rules, and the Geography of Waterfront Work.
  • p. 70
  • Ch. 5.
  • Scales of Struggle: Labor's Rescaling of Contract Bargaining in the U.S. East Coast Longshoring Industry.
  • p. 102
  • Ch. 6.
  • Labor as an Agent of Globalization and as a Global Agent.
  • p. 128
  • Ch. 7.
  • Engineering Spaces of Anti-Communism: Connecting Cold War Global Strategy to Local Everyday Life.
  • p. 161
  • Ch. 8.
  • Thinking Locally, Acting Globally?: The Practice of International Labor Solidarity and the Geography of the Global Economy.
  • p. 197
  • Ch. 9.
  • International Labor Union Activity and the Landscapes of Transition in Central and Eastern Europe.
  • p. 222
  • Ch. 10.
  • Labor Geographies: A Conclusion and a New Beginning?.
  • p. 256
  • Notes.
  • p. 270
  • References.
  • p. 303
  • Index.
  • p. 341
  • About the Author.
  • p. 352
Control code
o40022982875
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 352 p.
Isbn
9781572306851
Lccn
2001273856
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Labor geographies : workers and the landscapes of capitalism, Andrew Herod
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-340) and index
Contents
  • Selective List of Acronyms
  • Preface
  • Ch. 1.
  • Introduction: Labor and Landscapes.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 2.
  • Toward a Labor Geography.
  • p. 13
  • Ch. 3.
  • Challenging the Global Locally: Labor in a Postindustrial Global City.
  • p. 50
  • Ch. 4.
  • Spatial Sabotage: Containerization, Union Work Rules, and the Geography of Waterfront Work.
  • p. 70
  • Ch. 5.
  • Scales of Struggle: Labor's Rescaling of Contract Bargaining in the U.S. East Coast Longshoring Industry.
  • p. 102
  • Ch. 6.
  • Labor as an Agent of Globalization and as a Global Agent.
  • p. 128
  • Ch. 7.
  • Engineering Spaces of Anti-Communism: Connecting Cold War Global Strategy to Local Everyday Life.
  • p. 161
  • Ch. 8.
  • Thinking Locally, Acting Globally?: The Practice of International Labor Solidarity and the Geography of the Global Economy.
  • p. 197
  • Ch. 9.
  • International Labor Union Activity and the Landscapes of Transition in Central and Eastern Europe.
  • p. 222
  • Ch. 10.
  • Labor Geographies: A Conclusion and a New Beginning?.
  • p. 256
  • Notes.
  • p. 270
  • References.
  • p. 303
  • Index.
  • p. 341
  • About the Author.
  • p. 352
Control code
o40022982875
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 352 p.
Isbn
9781572306851
Lccn
2001273856
Other physical details
ill., maps

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