Labor Studies | Survey of Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 7342 | Hawking, C. J.
The following is a web based course offered through the ONCOURSE
3 cr hrs; Section 7342. 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 move-mentís 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.