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The Resource Black power at work : community control, affirmative action, and the construction industry, edited by David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey

Black power at work : community control, affirmative action, and the construction industry, edited by David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey

Label
Black power at work : community control, affirmative action, and the construction industry
Title
Black power at work
Title remainder
community control, affirmative action, and the construction industry
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
Dewey number
331.6/396073
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9715.U52
LC item number
B53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goldberg, David A.
  • Griffey, Trevor
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  • African American construction workers
  • African American labor union members
  • Construction workers
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Labor movement
  • Black power
  • Civil rights movements
Label
Black power at work : community control, affirmative action, and the construction industry, edited by David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : constructing black power / David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey -- "Revolution has come to Brooklyn" : construction trades protests and the Negro revolt of 1963 / Brian Purnell -- "The laboratory of democracy" : construction industry racism in Newark and the limits of liberalism / Julia Rabig -- "Work for me also means work for the community I come from" : black contractors, black capitalism, and affirmative action in the Bay Area / John Rosen -- Community control of construction, independent unionism, and the "short black power movement" in Detroit / David Goldberg -- "The stone wall behind" : Chicago's Coalition for United Community Action and labor's overseers, 1968-1973 / Erik Gellman -- "The blacks should not be administering the Philadelphia plan" : Nixon, the hard hats, and "voluntary" affirmative action / Trevor Griffey -- From jobs to power : the United Construction Workers and Title VII community organizing in the 1970s / Trevor Griffey -- Conclusion : White male identity politics, the building trades, and the future of American labor / David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey
Control code
ocn606052504
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9780801446580
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010011806
Label
Black power at work : community control, affirmative action, and the construction industry, edited by David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : constructing black power / David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey -- "Revolution has come to Brooklyn" : construction trades protests and the Negro revolt of 1963 / Brian Purnell -- "The laboratory of democracy" : construction industry racism in Newark and the limits of liberalism / Julia Rabig -- "Work for me also means work for the community I come from" : black contractors, black capitalism, and affirmative action in the Bay Area / John Rosen -- Community control of construction, independent unionism, and the "short black power movement" in Detroit / David Goldberg -- "The stone wall behind" : Chicago's Coalition for United Community Action and labor's overseers, 1968-1973 / Erik Gellman -- "The blacks should not be administering the Philadelphia plan" : Nixon, the hard hats, and "voluntary" affirmative action / Trevor Griffey -- From jobs to power : the United Construction Workers and Title VII community organizing in the 1970s / Trevor Griffey -- Conclusion : White male identity politics, the building trades, and the future of American labor / David Goldberg and Trevor Griffey
Control code
ocn606052504
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9780801446580
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010011806
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