v. 5. The AFL in the progressive era, 1910-1915. 6. On the eve of America's entrance into World War I, 1915-1916. 7. Labor and World War I, 1914-1918.
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The fifth volume of Philip Foner's expansive history of the labor movement in the . is substantially shorter than the previous four volumes; in fact is less than half the length of its predecessors. Though the subtitle is "The AFL in the Progressive Era 1910-1915," the actual substance of the book is focused on a handful of high profile labor battles that took place around this time frame.
The Progressive Era was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States that spanned the 1890s to the 1920s
The Progressive Era was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States that spanned the 1890s to the 1920s. The movement primarily targeted political machines and their bosses. By taking down these corrupt representatives in office, a further means of direct democracy would be established.
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The labor movement in the United States grew out of the need to protect the common interest of workers. As far back as the Progressive Era, organized labor had been drifting toward the Democratic party, partly because of the latter’s greater programmatic appeal, perhaps even more because of its ethno-cultural basis of support within an increasingly new immigrant working class. With the coming of Roosevelt’s New Deal, this incipient alliance solidified, and from 1936 onward the Democratic Party could count on–and came to rely on–the campaigning resources of the labor movement. Collective Bargaining.
Traces the history of labor unions and the labor movement from America's colonial era, through the . The Debate on Preparedness 13 The Election of 1916. 17. Reaction of the Socialist Party 24 Proposals for a General Strike. 12 other sections not shown.
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States against Germany and the other Central Powers in April, 1917
In the fifth volume of my multivolume History of the Labor Movement in the United States: the afl in the Progressive Era, 1910-1915, I traced the story of American labor's economic and political activities in one of the most crucial eras in its development. the present volume brings the story to the eve of America's entrance into World War I. in the next (or seventh) volume, I will carry the story to the declaration of war by the United States against Germany and the other Central Powers in April, 1917
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