Labor Studies | Contemporary Labor Problems
L205 | 28007 | Mello, William


This is a web based course offered through OnCourse:

Class Number 28007; 3 cr.  This class meets October 24  December 10,
2005.  The course will discuss and debate some of the major
contemporary economic and political problems confronting organized
labor, workers, and society as a whole.  Topics include:
globalization; plant closings; sweatshops; lean production;  labor-
management cooperation programs; union democracy; issues of race and
gender; electoral politics; and responses to the decline of organized
labor. Instructor: William Mello, DLS, IUK.