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Author Cuthbertson, Wendy, 1948-

Title Labour goes to war : the CIO and the construction of a new social order, 1939-45 / Wendy Cuthbertson
Published Vancouver : UBC Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Series Studies in Canadian military history, 1496-6251
Studies in Canadian military history (Online)
Contents "A Trifle Depressing": The CIO on the Eve of War -- Organizing the Unorganized in Wartime -- Wartime Organizing: Getting to a Majority -- "Becoming Unionized as Well as Organized": Union Sociability, the Transmission of Ideas, and the Creed of Equality -- "The War for the Common Man": The CIO's Narrative of a Fulfilled Democracy -- "Equal Partners in This World Crusade": Women, Equal Pay, and the CIO -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) -- History.
Labor unions -- Organizing -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century.
Labor unions -- Political activity -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century.
Labor unions -- Canada -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0774823445 (PDF)
0774823453 (EPUB)
9780774823449 (PDF)
9780774823456 (EPUB)