History for Ready Reference, from the Best Historians, Biographers, and Specialists, Vol. 7 of 7

History for Ready Reference, from the Best Historians, Biographers, and Specialists, Vol. 7 of 7 : Their Own Words in a Complete System of History; Recent History (1901 to 1910), A to Z (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from History for Ready Reference, From the Best Historians, Biographers, and Specialists, Vol. 7 of 7: Their Own Words in a Complete System of History; Recent History (1901 to 1910), A to Z A few indications of the subjects dealt with most extensively in the volume may convey some idea of its scope. And of the aims pursued in its preparation. For ex ample. Railways and Combinations (trusts treated mainly as the sub. Jeeta of regulative governmental action. Occupy 38 pages in all. Labor Organiza tion fills '25 pages with the incidents of its trade unions. T? r parties. Strikes. Mediations. Arbitrations and industrial agreements. Labor action receives 6 pages. For the account of what has been done in various countrie. In the matters of employers' liability. Industrial insurance. Hours of work. Etc. Labor Remunera tion receives 9 pages. For the reporting of. Experiments in cooperation. Profit sharing. Wages-regulation._ pensions. Etc. Various dealings with the problems of Poverty and Unemployment? Are set forth in 8 pages; similarly the problems'of Crime and Criminology receive nearly'6; those of the Liquor Traffic 9; those of the Opium evil. _8. The development of organized work for Social Betterment is traced in 5 pages that of reform in Municipal Government in 12. The Race Problems. Which are troubling many countries and people. Are depicted in 15 pages. Twenty-six pages are given to the Educational history of the last decade; recent Science and invention are reported in 16. Children under the Law are Lhe subject of 8 interesting pages on recent legislation touching the young. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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  • Paperback | 754 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 38mm | 989g
  • English
  • 466 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243169515
  • 9780243169511