Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective B argaining
L100 | 5168 | Chuck Davis


LSTU-L 100 Introduction to Unions and Collective Bargaining 3 cr
hrs. Class number 5168 First Summer. Class Dates: 5/6-6/18/08.  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:
Charles Davis, IUPUI, Labor Studies Program.