Journal of Canadian Labour Studies
Le Travail
Revue d’Études Ouvrières Canadiennes

Volume 85, Spring 2020

Table of contents (31 articles)

Obituary / Nécrologies


  1. Broader-Based and Sectoral Bargaining in Collective-Bargaining Law Reform: A Historical Review
  2. The New Left at Work: Workers’ Unity, the New Tendency, and Rank-and-File Organizing in Windsor, Ontario, in the 1970s
  3. Work Incentives for “Welfare Mothers” in 1970s Ontario: Screening Out the Political
  4. More Sugar, Less Salt: Edith Hancox and the Passionate Mobilization of the Dispossessed, 1919–1928

From Other Shores / Des nouvelles venues d’ailleurs

  1. The Left in the United States and the Decline of the Socialist Party of America, 1934–1935

Research Notes / Notes de Recherche

  1. Casinos and Captive Labour Markets: The Case of Casino Windsor
  2. Trajectories of Union Renewal: Migrant Workers and the Revitalization of Union Solidarity in Saskatchewan

Controversy / Polémique

  1. Debating the Labour Movement’s Past, Present, and Future

Review Essays / Notes Critiques

Reviews / Comptes Rendus

  1. Alvin Finkel, Compassion: A Global History of Social Policy
  2. Valerie Korinek, Prairie Fairies: A History of Queer Communities and People in Western Canada, 1930–1985
  3. Cecil Foster, They Call Me George: The Untold Story of Black Train Porters and the Birth of Modern Canada
  4. Marian Jago, Live at the Cellar: Vancouver’s Iconic Jazz Club and the Canadian Co-operative Jazz Scene in the 1950s and ‘60s
  5. Graham D. Taylor, Imperial Standard: Imperial Oil, Exxon, and the Canadian Oil Industry from 1880
  6. E. Sylvia Pankhurst, edited with an Introduction by Katherine Connelly, A Suffragette in America: Reflections on Prisoners, Pickets and Political Change
  7. Vivien Goldman, Revenge of the She-Punks: A Feminist Music History from Poly Styrene to Pussy Riot
  8. Herb Childress, Adjunct Underclass: How America’s Colleges Betrayed Their Faculty, Their Students, and Their Mission
  9. Eric Blanc, Red State Revolt: The Teachers’ Strike Wave and Working-Class Politics
  10. Zachary J. Violette, The Decorated Tenement: How Immigrant Builders and Architects Transformed the Slum in the Gilded Age
  11. Jared Ross Hardesty, Black Lives, Native Lands, White Worlds: A History of Slavery in New England
  12. Emily L. Thuma, All Our Trials: Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence
  13. Anthony Carew, American Labour’s Cold War Abroad: From Deep Freeze to Détente, 1945–1970
  14. Jorge J. Santos, Jr. Graphic Memories of the Civil Rights Movement: Reframing History in Comics
  15. Frederick Wilmot-Smith, Equal Justice: Fair Legal Systems in an Unfair World
  16. Peter Linebaugh, Red Round Globe Hot Burning: A Tale at the Crossroads of Commons and Closure, of Love and Terror, of Race and Class, and of Kate and Ned Depard
  17. Richard J. Evans, Eric Hobsbawm, A Life in History
  18. Martyn Ives, Reform, Revolution and Direct Action amongst British Miners: The Struggle for the Charter in 1919
  19. Sébastien Rioux, The Social Cost of Cheap Food: Labour and the Political Economy of Food Distribution in Britain, 1830–1914
  20. Toby Green, A Fistful of Shells: West Africa from the Rise of the Slave Trade to the Age of Revolution

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