By Herbert B. Asher
The authors specialize in union club, management, political attitudes, concepts, and grassroots mobilization to color an image of union revitalization in a context of financial and social switch. American hard work nonetheless wields clout on Election Day, yet union revitalization is a piece in development. For unions to subject on a daily basis to their contributors and leaders, they have to consolidate their financial bases and upward thrust to the demanding situations conscientiously documented during this book.
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American Labor Unions in the Electoral Arena: People, Passions, and Power: Social Movements, Interest Organizations, and the Political Process by Herbert B. Asher