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Labor Historians and Traditions of Engaged Scholarship: Progressives, Insurgents, and the Making of a New Labor History

Shelton Stromquist

in Civic Labors: Scholar Activism and Working-Class Studies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040498
eISBN:
9780252098932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040498.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter traces the history of the early paths of engaged scholarship blazed by progressive labor economists who, at some professional risk, gave birth to labor history as a serious field of ... More


Remembering the 1911 General Transport Strike in Liverpool

Sam Davies

in Civic Labors: Scholar Activism and Working-Class Studies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040498
eISBN:
9780252098932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040498.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter discusses the efforts of academic historians and labor activists to remember and celebrate the centenary of the Liverpool Transport Strike of 1911, one of the most serious and prolonged ... More


The Great Unspoken: Teaching and Learning Working-Class History from the Seminar Room to the Union Hall

James R. Barrett

in Civic Labors: Scholar Activism and Working-Class Studies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040498
eISBN:
9780252098932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040498.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

In this chapter, the author reflects on his more than thirty years of teaching at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to underscore some of the important contributions labor historians ... More


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