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Author Ruíz, Vicki.

Title Cannery Women, Cannery Lives : Mexican Women, Unionization, and the California Food Processing Industry, 1930-1950
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 1987
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Description 1 online resource (213 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; 1 Community and Family; 2 The Cannery Culture; 3 UCAPAWA and California Agriculture; 4 A Promise Fulfilled: UCAPAWA in Southern California; 5 Women and UCAPAWA; 6 Death of a Dream; Appendixes; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Summary This dramatic and turbulent history of UCAPAWA is a major contribution to the new labor history in its carefully documented account of minority women controlling their union and regulating their working lives
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 082632469X