“The University Works Because We Do”: On the Determinants of Campus Labor Organizing in the 1990s

@article{Dixon2008TheUW,
  title={“The University Works Because We Do”: On the Determinants of Campus Labor Organizing in the 1990s},
  author={Marc Dixon and Daniel Tope and Nella Van Dyke},
  journal={Sociological Perspectives},
  year={2008},
  volume={51},
  pages={375 - 396}
}
University campuses experienced a surge in protest activity around labor issues during the late 1990s, highlighted by several high-profile graduate employee unionization campaigns. Some scholars and activists attribute these developments to notable changes in the academy, while others note that this wave of activity coincided with revitalization efforts by the broader U.S. labor movement that included reaching out to new constituencies and college students in particular. The authors advance… 

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