By Robert J. Alexander
This quantity is a pioneering examine of the background of equipped hard work within the vital American republics. It strains the background within the a number of international locations from the early 19th century to the tip of the 20 th century. It additionally discusses why they seemed, what organizational and ideological traits characterised the circulate in those international locations, the position of collective bargaining, the commercial effect of equipped hard work, in addition to the relatives of the move within the person nations with each other and with the wider exertions stream outdoor of the nations curious about this volume.
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A History of Organized Labor in Panama and Central America by Robert J. Alexander