Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions & Collective Bargaining
L100 | 27983 | Hawking, CJ
This section is a web based course offered through OnCourse.
Section 27983; 3 credit hours. This introductory course examines the
many facets of Labor Studies. We will learn how unions function and
the contributions they have made to the American landscape. The
course will provide an overview of the U.S. labor movementís triumphs
and tragedies throughout history, as well as the struggles working
people face today. Finally, we will examine a contemporary labor
struggle as a vehicle to explore changing labor-management relations,
the U.S. governmentís role, and internal struggles within the labor
movement itself. Instructor: C. J. Hawking, DLS, IUPUI.