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The Foreign Worker and the German Labour Movement

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Based on extensive research in Polish and German archives this book documents the major developments within the labour movement in the Ruhr, including the mass strikes of 1889, 1905 and 1912 and the so-called 'Polish Revolt' of 1899. The author argues that Polish militancy generally exceeded that of native miners and calls into question the standard view of the Polish workers' relationship to the labour movement. This revisionist book begs a reconsideration of the role that foreign labour plays in modern industrial societies.

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Author(s):
Kulczycki, John J.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1994
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0854963936
ISBN-13:
9780854963935
Number of pages:
297
Publisher:
Berg
Title:
The Foreign Worker and the German Labour Movement

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Based on extensive research in Polish and German archives this book documents the major developments within the labour movement in the Ruhr, including the mass strikes of 1889, 1905 and 1912 and the so-called 'Polish Revolt' of 1899. The author argues that Polish militancy generally exceeded that of native miners and calls into question the standard view of the Polish workers' relationship to the labour movement. This revisionist book begs a reconsideration of the role that foreign labour plays in modern industrial societies.

Previous owners inscription on inside cover.

Author(s):
Kulczycki, John J.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1994
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0854963936
ISBN-13:
9780854963935
Number of pages:
297
Publisher:
Berg
Title:
The Foreign Worker and the German Labour Movement

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