Strikebreaking & intimidation : mercenaries and masculinity in twentieth-century America / Stephen H. Norwood.

Other titles
  • Strikebreaking and intimidation
Published
  • Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press ©2002
Physical description
1 online resource (xii, 328 pages) : illustrations.
ISBN
  • 0807860468
  • 9780807860465
  • 0807827053
  • 9780807827055
  • 0807853739
  • 9780807853733
Local notes
  • Use copy: Restrictions unspecified
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
  • System details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
  • digitized ; 2010 ; HathiTrust Digital Library ; committed to preserve ; Term source: pda ; Institution: MiAaHDL
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-320) and index.
  • Print version record.
Contents
  • Introduction: The emergence of the anti-labor mercenary --The student as strikebreaker: College youth and the crisis of masculinity in the early twentieth century -- Gunfighters on the urban frontier: Strikebreakers in the car wars -- Forging a new masculinity: African American strikebreaking in the North in the early twentieth century -- Cossacks of the coal fields: Corporate mercenaries in the mine wars -- Ford's brass knuckles: Harry Bennett, the cult of muscularity, and anti-labor terror, 1920-1945 -- They shall not pass: Paramilitary combat against strikebreaking in the auto industry, 1933-1939 -- Epilogue: anti-unionism in America, 1945-2000.
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  • English
  • Using a social-historical approach, the author focuses on the mercenaries the corporations enlisted in their anti-union efforts and considers the paramilitary methods unions developed to counter them. The book also traces the economic restructuring which transformed corporate anti-unionism.

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Strikebreaking & intimidation : mercenaries and masculinity in twentieth-century America / Stephen H. Norwood.

Author
Other titles
  • Strikebreaking and intimidation
Published
  • Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press c2002
Physical description
xii, 328 pages : illustrations
ISBN
  • 0807827053
  • 0807853739
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [301]-320) and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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