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The coal miner"s struggle for industrial status

Arthur E. Suffern

The coal miner"s struggle for industrial status

a study of the evolution of organized relations and industrial principles in the coal industry

by Arthur E. Suffern

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal trade,
  • Industrial relations,
  • Collective bargaining,
  • Labor unions,
  • Coal mining industry,
  • Coal miners

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Arthur E. Suffern
    SeriesThe Institute of Economics. Investigations in industry and labor
    ContributionsOliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8039.M62 U6 1926
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 462 p. ;
    Number of Pages462
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25064261M
    LC Control Number26014761

    Welsh Journals. Search over titles and million pages. Home Advanced Search Help History. Review your cookie consent to see previous searches. Clear History; Welsh Journals provides access to journals relating to Wales published between Titles range from academic and scientific publications to literary and popular ://   The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) is a union of wage workers which was formed in Chicago in by militant unionists and their supporters due to anger over the conservatism, philosophy, and craft-based structure of the American Federation of Labor (AFL). Throughout the early part of the Twentieth century the philosophy and tactics of the Industrial Workers of the World were

      Coal miners leaving an American mine at the end of a shift (April ) Surface coal mining in Wyoming in the United States. A coal mine in Bihar, India. A coal mine in Frameries, Belgium.. Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content and since the s, has been widely used to generate electricity. This article is about songs of unionization, labor strikes, and child labor. Union organizer and co-founder of the Industrial Workers of the World, Mary Harris Jones, also known as "Mother Jones." Select the link for more information about this ://

    These were exceptional laws; further legal protections for workers took decades and constant struggle by the emerging socialist groups and parties to achieve. Figure Image of a girl hauling a “tub” of coal up a narrow mine shaft. The image originates with the British parliament’s investigation of working conditions in mines. Back :_Western. Online Only. Jedediah Purdy. A New Struggle Coming The teachers’ movement is a reclamation and redirection of a militant working-class identity. They look back to the miners, look around at the uncompensated wreckage of the land, and look forward to the world we are all entering, where the labor is in social reproduction: teaching, caregiving, the upholding of the human ://


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