Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 1272 | Hawking, C. J.


This is a web-based course offered through OnCourse.

3 cr hrs. 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.