Work in America [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of History, Policy, and Society

Work in America [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of History, Policy, and Society

By: Carl E. Van Horn (editor), Herbert A. Schaffner (editor)Hardback

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The first comprehensive analysis of work and the workforce in the United States, from the Industrial Revolution to the era of globalization. * 256 A-Z entries on topics ranging from Amazon.com to income gaps and wages * An impressive array of expert contributors representing labor history, labor economics, labor law, welfare and social policy, human resource management, women's history, media studies, political science, workforce development, and employment policy * Extensive historiography of U.S. labor and industrial relations * End-of-entry bibliographies of references for further research

About Author

Carl E. Van Horn is professor of public policy and director of the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. Herbert A. Schaffner is director of marketing, communications, and publications at the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781576076767
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 741
  • ID: 9781576076767
  • ISBN10: 1576076768

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