Kate Bronfenbrenner


Ravenswood
The Steelworkers' Victory and the Revival of American Labor
Tom Juravich, Kate Bronfenbrenner
Over the past two decades, Americans have seen their workplaces downsized and streamlined, their jobs out-sourced, sped up, and, all too often, eliminated. Unions have seemed powerless to defend their members, with big defeats in the strikes at PATCO...



Edited by Kate Bronfenbrenner

Global Unions
Challenging Transnational Capital through Cross-Border Campaigns
To meet the challenges of globalization, unions must improve their understanding of the changing nature of corporate ownership structures and practices, and they must develop alliances and strategies appropriate to the new environment. Global Unions...



Organizing to Win
New Research on Union Strategies
At a time when the American labor movement is mobilizing for a major resurgence through new organizing, here, at last, is a book about research on union organizing strategies. Previous studies have focused on factors contributing to union decline...



Foreword by Kate Bronfenbrenner

The Killing of Karen Silkwood
The Story Behind the Kerr-McGee Plutonium Case
Richard L. Rashke
Karen Silkwood, a plutonium processing plant employee, was killed in a car crash on her way to deliver important documents about health and safety issues at the plant to a newspaper reporter in 1974. This books investigates her death.






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