Social Movement Literature and U.S. Labour: A Reassessment

@article{Mann2014SocialML,
  title={Social Movement Literature and U.S. Labour: A Reassessment},
  author={Keith Mann},
  journal={Studies in Social Justice},
  year={2014},
  volume={8},
  pages={165-179}
}
  • Keith Mann
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • Studies in Social Justice
Largely due to its conservative profile at the time, the U.S. labour movement was largely absent from modern social movement literature as it developed in response to the new social movements of the 1960s and 1970s. Recent labour mobilizations such as the Wisconsin uprising and the Chicago Teachers’ strike have been part of the current international cycle of protest that includes the Arab Spring, the antiausterity movements in Greece and Spain, and Occupy Wall Street. These struggles suggest… Expand

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