Labor Studies | Intro to Unions & Collective Bargaining
L100 | 29880 | Hawking, C. J.
This is a web based coursed offered through OnCourse.
This section meets March 21 - April 29.
3 cr hrs; Class Number 29880.
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.