Building Jerusalem (Book Review)
- Building Jerusalem: The Rise and Fall of the Victorian
City (Book). Gardiner, John // History Today;Sep2004, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p57
Reviews the book "Building Jerusalem: The Rise and Fall of the Victorian City," by Tristram Hunt.
- The splintering of the Hungarian labor movement. Davis, Joe C. // East European Quarterly;Sep95, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p371
Examines the transformation of the labor movement in Hungary. Features of the break up of the Trade Union Council (SZOT); Description of the labor relations before the fall of socialism; Labor relations after the fall of socialism; Features of a conceptual framework of union federation.
- A Change of Image Is Not Enough. Crouch, Mark // Labor Studies Journal;Winter98, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p31
Comments on the article entitled `Contesting the Dinosaur Image: The Labor Movement's Search for a Future' on the growth and decline of the American labor movement. Need for an analysis of structural problems that led to the decline of the movement; Cases that illustrate the failure of the...
- Ontario labour on the move. Bickerton, Geoff // Canadian Dimension;Feb/Mar96, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p38
Opinion. Asserts that the convention of the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) and the Day of Protest held in London, Ontario on December 11, 1995 revealed many of the strengths and weaknesses of the province's labor movement. The success of the general strike in London; Other groups besides...
- Does the U.S. labor movement have a future? Yates, Michael D. // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Feb97, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p1
Examines both the formidable obstacles and the windows of opportunity facing those who want to rebuild the labor movement in the United States. Historical background on the country's labor movement; Political climate in the 1990s; Absence of morality due to market's infiltration of everyday...
- Labor, the state, and class struggle. Wood, Ellen Meiksins // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p1
Discusses the conditions and prospects of the labor movement. Questions facing the labor movement; Labor, class and state in global capitalism; Nation-state as the main agent of globalization; Street demonstrations as a result of the actions of the state.
- Organizing the unorganized: Will promises become practices? Gapasin, Fernando; Yates, Michael // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p46
Focuses on the efforts to re-create a labor movement in the United States. Magnitude of labor's decline; Barriers to organizing; Pro-employer legal climate; Need of the union to encourage a gradual escalation of solidarity actions; Political ideology as the missing link.
- American labor: A movement again? Moody, Kim // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p63
Talks about the changes in the American labor movement. Major theme of the `New Voice' team; Push from the top to recruit new workers; Layered labor and the Satanic mill; Geological look at labor.
- The `late blooming' of the South Korean labor movement. Sonn, Hochul // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p117
Focuses on the growth of the South Korean labor movement. Superexploitation of the working class; `Korean exceptionalism' in relation to progressive movements in general and labor movements in particular; Cause of the historic general strike; Aftermath of the strike.