Jefferson Cowie and Labor Unions

Episode 4 of Campaign Context features Professor Jefferson Cowie (Cornell University) and a discussion on labor unions as political actors in the U.S. Professor Cowie is one of the leading stars of labor historians and the author of the acclaimed books Stayin’ Alive: The 1970s and the Last Days of the Working Class and Capital Moves: RCA’s Seventy-Year Quest for Cheap Labor. Cowie’s forthcoming book deals with the New Deal and the American welfare state and is called The Great Exception: The New Deal and the Limits of American Politics.


About Oscar Winberg

PhD Candidate in History at Åbo Akademi University, host of the Campaign Context podcast and contributing editor of Humor in America.
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