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by Victoria C. Hattam

Category: Economics
Subcategory: Business and Work
Author: Victoria C. Hattam
ISBN: 069107870X
ISBN13: 978-0691078700
Language: English
Publisher: Princeton University Press (February 14, 1993)
Pages: 284
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Why has labor played a more limited role in national politics in the United States than it has in other . CHAPTER FIVE The United States in Comparative Perspective: English Labor and the Courts.

Series: Princeton Studies in American Politics: Historical, International, and Comparative Perspectives. Published by: Princeton University Press. In Chapter 4, I showed how the dominance of the courts undermined the formation of a politically active labor movement in the United States.

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Start by marking Labor Visions And State Power: The Origins Of Business Unionism In The United States as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Victoria Hattam demonstrates that voluntarism, as American labor's policy was known, was the American Federation of Labor's strategic response to the structure of the American state, particularly to the influence of American courts.

Start by marking Labor Visions and State Power: The . This book reveals the competing ideologies and acts of interpretation that produced these variations in state-labor relations. Originally published in 1993.

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Published by: Princeton University Press. Series: Princeton Studies in American Politics: Historical, International, and Comparative Perspectives.

Victoria Hattam demonstrates that voluntarism, as American labor's policy was known, was the American Federation of Labor's strategic response to the structure of the American state, particularly to the influence of American courts. The AFL's strategic calculation was not universal, however.

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Labor Visions and State Power: The Origins of Business Unionism in the United States. by Victoria C.

Why has labor played a more limited role in national politics in the United States than it has in other advanced industrial societies? Victoria Hattam demonstrates that voluntarism, as American labor's policy was known, was the American Federation of Labor's strategic response to the structure of the American state, particularly to the influence of American courts. The AFL's strategic calculation was not universal, however. This book reveals the competing ideologies and acts of interpretation that produced these variations in state-labor relations.

Originally published in 1993.

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