Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions & Collective Bargaining
L100 | 18547 | Hawking, C. J.
This is a web-based course offered through OnCourse.
LSTU-L 100 Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining Class
Number 18547; 3 credit hours. This class meets October 25 -
December 13. 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.