On Strike for Respect

On Strike for Respect : The Clerical and Technical Workers' Strike at Yale University, 1984-85

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On Strike for Respect is a lively, readable account of the lengthy 1984-85 strike by clerical and technical workers at Yale University. Members of Local 34, with a strong female majority, mobilized themselves and the public, breathing new life into the labor movement as they fought for and won substantial gains. A short update on current conditions concludes this volume.show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 134.62 x 198.12 x 7.62mm | 113.4g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0252064542
  • 9780252064548

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On Strike for Respect is a lively, readable account of the lengthy 1984-85 strike by clerical and technical workers at Yale University. Members of Local 34, with a strong female majority, mobilized themselves and the public, breathing new life into the labor movement as they fought for and won substantial gains. A short update on current conditions concludes this volume.show more

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