Labor Studies | Introduction to Unions and Collective B argaining
L100 | 11935 | Bielski Boris, Monica


3 cr hrs. Class number 11935, Second 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.  Instructor:  Monica
Beilski Boris.