Princeton University Library Catalog

Unions and the city : negotiating urban change / edited by Ian Thomas MacDonald.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2017.
Description:
xii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Labor strategy and the politics of elite division : negotiating the high road in midtown Manhattan / Ian MacDonald -- The particular politics of casino development in Toronto : organized labor and the great casino debate / Steven Tufts -- Film production unions? : efforts to incentivize local production in New York / Maria Figueroa and Lois S. Gray -- Film unions' struggle to defend studio space in Toronto / Thorben Wieditz -- Building a green New York : construction unions and community alliances / Maria Figueroa -- Community alliances struggling for good green jobs in Toronto's de-industrializing suburbs / James Nugent -- Creating a city for workers : union strategies on child care in NYC / Susanna F. Schaller, K.C. Wagner, Mildred E. Warner -- In defense of "gold-plated" child care : union struggles to preserve quality care and quality care work in Toronto's child care sector / Simon Black.
Subject(s):
Contains:
ISBN:
  • 9781501706547 ((cloth : alk. paper))
  • 1501706543
  • 9781501706820 ((pbk. : alk. paper))
  • 1501706829
LCCN:
2016037421
OCLC:
959667232
Other standard number:
  • 99974157218
Editor:
RCP:
C - S