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The Resource Raising expectations (and raising hell) : my decade fighting for the labor movement, Jane McAlevey, with Bob Ostertag

Raising expectations (and raising hell) : my decade fighting for the labor movement, Jane McAlevey, with Bob Ostertag

Label
Raising expectations (and raising hell) : my decade fighting for the labor movement
Title
Raising expectations (and raising hell)
Title remainder
my decade fighting for the labor movement
Statement of responsibility
Jane McAlevey, with Bob Ostertag
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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McAlevey, Jane
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1957-
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Ostertag, Bob
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Labor movement
Label
Raising expectations (and raising hell) : my decade fighting for the labor movement, Jane McAlevey, with Bob Ostertag
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Florida, November 2000 -- Introduction: organizing is about raising expectations -- Whole-worker organizing in connecticut -- Yo-yo : into and out of the national SEIU -- Bumpy landing in las vegas -- Round one : reorganizing desert springs and valley hospitals, and why labor should care more about primaries than about general elections -- Laying the foundation : at Catholic Healthcare West, an enlightened CEO; at SEIU -- An unenlightened president -- Government workers get militant : big, representative bargaining versus bad -- Laws and bullies -- Launching the 2006 Las Vegas labor offensive -- The gloves come off : union busters, the NLRB, and a purple RV -- The gold standard : what a good contract looks like, and how it relates to -- Patient care -- The CEO, the union buster, and the gunrunner -- Full court press -- Strike! Victory at universal health services, victory in the public sector -- Things fall apart : how national and local labor leaders undermined the workers of Nevada -- Epilogue : New York, May 2012 -- Acknowledgments -- Text
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 325 p.
Isbn
9781844678853
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012033619
System control number
  • (OCoLC)767564443
  • (OCoLC)ocn767564443
  • 565795
Label
Raising expectations (and raising hell) : my decade fighting for the labor movement, Jane McAlevey, with Bob Ostertag
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Florida, November 2000 -- Introduction: organizing is about raising expectations -- Whole-worker organizing in connecticut -- Yo-yo : into and out of the national SEIU -- Bumpy landing in las vegas -- Round one : reorganizing desert springs and valley hospitals, and why labor should care more about primaries than about general elections -- Laying the foundation : at Catholic Healthcare West, an enlightened CEO; at SEIU -- An unenlightened president -- Government workers get militant : big, representative bargaining versus bad -- Laws and bullies -- Launching the 2006 Las Vegas labor offensive -- The gloves come off : union busters, the NLRB, and a purple RV -- The gold standard : what a good contract looks like, and how it relates to -- Patient care -- The CEO, the union buster, and the gunrunner -- Full court press -- Strike! Victory at universal health services, victory in the public sector -- Things fall apart : how national and local labor leaders undermined the workers of Nevada -- Epilogue : New York, May 2012 -- Acknowledgments -- Text
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 325 p.
Isbn
9781844678853
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012033619
System control number
  • (OCoLC)767564443
  • (OCoLC)ocn767564443
  • 565795

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