Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 26893 | Mulder, Catherine
3 cr hrs; Class Number 26893; 6:00-8:45 PM, Wednesday. This is a
Multi-Campus Technology Class.
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: Catherine Mulder, DLS, IPFW.