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Labor geographies
workers and the landscapes of capitalism
Andrew Herod.

Published 2001 by Guilford Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: CHAPTER 1. Introduction: Labor and Landscapes
CHAPTER 2. Toward a Labor Geography
CHAPTER 3. Challenging the Global Locally:
Labor in a Postindustrial Global City
CHAPTER 4. Spatial Sabotage: Containerization, Union Work
Rules, and the Geography of Waterfront Work
CHAPTER 5. Scales of Struggle: Labor's Rescaling of Contract
Bargaining in the U.S. East Coast
Longshoring Industry
CHAPTER 6. Labor as an Agent of Globalization
and as a Global Agent
CHAPTER 7. Engineering Spaces of Anti-Communism:
Connecting Cold War Global Strategy
to Local Everyday Life
CHAPTER 8. Thinking Locally, Acting Globally?:
The Practice of International Labor Solidarity
and the Geography of the Global Economy
CHAPTER 9. International Labor Union Activity
and the Landscapes of Transition
in Central and Eastern Europe
CHAPTER 10. Labor Geographies: A Conclusion
and a New Beginning?
NOTES
REFERENCES
INDEX
ABOUT THE AUTHOR.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-340) and index.

Series
Perspectives on economic change.
Other Titles
Workers and the landscapes of capitalism

Classifications

Library of Congress
HD6490.O7 H476 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
xvi, 352 p. :
Number of pages
352

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3967816M
ISBN 10
1572306858
LC Control Number
2001273856
OCLC/WorldCat
48392000
Library Thing
441097
Goodreads
3566301

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