Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining
L100 | 8433 | Kiser, S. Jane
This is a web-based course offered through OnCourse.
3 cr hrs. Class number 8433 First Summer. 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. Instructors: S. Jane
Kiser, DLS, IUN.