Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 26892 | Kiser, S. Jane


The following is a web based course offered through the ONCOURSE
system:
					
3 cr hrs; Class Number 26892.  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.