Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 26894 | Sovereign, N. Rae


The following is a web based course offered through the ONCOURSE
system.  This class meets March 20 - April 29, 2006.
					
3 cr hrs; Class Number 26894.  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.