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Author Valdés, Dennis Nodín.

Title Organized agriculture and the labor movement before the UFW [electronic resource] : Puerto Rico, Hawai'i, California / Dionicio Nodín Valdés.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description vi, 313 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Colonizing a movement : the Federacion Libre de Trabajo in Puerto Rico -- Dreams of democratic unionism : the Confederacion General de Trabajadores and Puerto Rican agricultural workers -- Up from colonialism : Hawaiian plantation agriculture and the International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union -- Challenges and survival : sustaining agricultural unionism in Hawai'i -- Marked in the annals of the labor movement : the National Farm Labor Union, organized labor, and the DiGiorgio Strike -- From factory to industrial area : areawide organizing in the San Joaquin and Imperial valleys.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Agricultural laborers -- Puerto Rico -- History.
Labor unions -- Puerto Rico -- History.
Agricultural laborers -- Hawaii -- History.
Labor unions -- Hawaii -- History.
Agricultural laborers -- California -- History.
Labor unions -- California -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780292726390 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292734722 (e-book)

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