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The Resource Working for justice : the L.A. model of organizing and advocacy, edited by Ruth Milkman, Joshua Bloom, and Victor Narro

Working for justice : the L.A. model of organizing and advocacy, edited by Ruth Milkman, Joshua Bloom, and Victor Narro

Label
Working for justice : the L.A. model of organizing and advocacy
Title
Working for justice
Title remainder
the L.A. model of organizing and advocacy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ruth Milkman, Joshua Bloom, and Victor Narro
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The organised labour movement in Los Angeles has weathered the effects of deindustrialization and deregulation better than unions in other parts of the U.S., and this has helped to anchor the city's wider low-wage worker movement
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Milkman, Ruth
  • Bloom, Joshua
  • Narro, Victor
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Labor movement
  • Labor unions
  • Working poor
  • Foreign workers
  • Community centers
  • Community organization
  • Community centers
  • Community organization
  • Foreign workers
  • Labor movement
  • Labor unions
  • Working poor
  • California
Label
Working for justice : the L.A. model of organizing and advocacy, edited by Ruth Milkman, Joshua Bloom, and Victor Narro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chinyere Osuji
  • pt. 2. Occupational and industry-focused campaigns:
  • The Los Angeles Taxi Workers Alliance
  • Jacqueline Leavitt and Gary Blasi
  • From legal advocacy to organizing: progressive lawyering and the Los Angeles Car Wash Campaign
  • Susan Garea and Sasha Alexandra Stern
  • NDLON and the history of day labor organizing in Los Angeles
  • Maria Dziembowska
  • The Garment Worker Center and the "Forever 21" campaign
  • Nicole A. Archer and others
  • pt. 1. Worker centers, ethnic communities, and immigrant rights advocacy:
  • pt. 3. Unions and low-wage worker organizing:
  • Ally to win: Black community leaders and SEIU's L.A. security unionization campaign
  • Joshua Bloom
  • From the shop to the streets: UNITE HERE organizing in Los Angeles hotels
  • Forrest Stuart
  • The janitorial industry and the Maintenance Cooperation Trust Fund
  • Karina Muñiz
  • The Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance: spatializing justice in an ethnic "enclave"
  • Jong Bum Kwon
  • Organizing workers along ethnic lines: the Philipino Workers' Center
  • Nazgol Ghandnoosh
  • Alliance-building and organizing for immigrant rights: the case of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles
  • Caitlin C. Patler
  • Building power for "noncitizen citizenship": a case study of the Multi-Ethnic Immigrant Workers Organizing Network
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 296 pages
Isbn
9780801475801
Lccn
2009034828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)435711048
Label
Working for justice : the L.A. model of organizing and advocacy, edited by Ruth Milkman, Joshua Bloom, and Victor Narro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chinyere Osuji
  • pt. 2. Occupational and industry-focused campaigns:
  • The Los Angeles Taxi Workers Alliance
  • Jacqueline Leavitt and Gary Blasi
  • From legal advocacy to organizing: progressive lawyering and the Los Angeles Car Wash Campaign
  • Susan Garea and Sasha Alexandra Stern
  • NDLON and the history of day labor organizing in Los Angeles
  • Maria Dziembowska
  • The Garment Worker Center and the "Forever 21" campaign
  • Nicole A. Archer and others
  • pt. 1. Worker centers, ethnic communities, and immigrant rights advocacy:
  • pt. 3. Unions and low-wage worker organizing:
  • Ally to win: Black community leaders and SEIU's L.A. security unionization campaign
  • Joshua Bloom
  • From the shop to the streets: UNITE HERE organizing in Los Angeles hotels
  • Forrest Stuart
  • The janitorial industry and the Maintenance Cooperation Trust Fund
  • Karina Muñiz
  • The Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance: spatializing justice in an ethnic "enclave"
  • Jong Bum Kwon
  • Organizing workers along ethnic lines: the Philipino Workers' Center
  • Nazgol Ghandnoosh
  • Alliance-building and organizing for immigrant rights: the case of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles
  • Caitlin C. Patler
  • Building power for "noncitizen citizenship": a case study of the Multi-Ethnic Immigrant Workers Organizing Network
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 296 pages
Isbn
9780801475801
Lccn
2009034828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)435711048

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