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Political Science - Labor & Industrial Relations
Flying Blind Cover
Author: Peter Robison
Release Date: November 16, 2021
A shocking behind-the-scenes look at the corporate dysfunction—the ruthless cost-cutting, toxic workplaces, and cutthroat management—that contributed to one of the worst tragedies in modern aviation.Boeing is a century-old titan of indust...
Flying Blind Cover
American Made Cover
Author: Farah Stockman
Release Date: October 12, 2021
What happens when Americans lose their jobs?  In this illuminating story of ruin and reinvention, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Farah Stockman gives an up-close look at the profound role work plays in our sense of identity and belonging, as ...
American Made Cover
Author: Daniel Markovits | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: September 10, 2019
A revolutionary new argument from eminent Yale Law professor Daniel Markovits attacking the false promise of meritocracy It is an axiom of American life that advantage should be earned through ability and effort. Even as the country divides itse...
Author: Steven Greenhouse | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: August 06, 2019
“A page-turning book that spans a century of worker strikes.... Engrossing, character-driven, panoramic.” —Zephyr Teachout, The New York Times Book ReviewWe live in an era of soaring corporate profits and anemic wage gains...
Author: Shane Bauer | Narrator: Shane Bauer and James Fouhey
Release Date: September 18, 2018
An enraging, necessary look at the private prison system, and a convincing clarion call for prison reform.” —NPR.orgNew York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of 2018 * One of President Barack Obama’s favorite books of 2018 ...
Author: David Von Drehle | Narrator: Barrett Whitener
Release Date: June 21, 2011
“Outstanding… social history at its best.” –The New York Times Book Review“An amazing, long-forgotten tale. A riveting history written with flair and precision.”—Bob WoodwardIn one of the most honored books ...
Betrayal Cover
Author: Daniel Gray and Linda Chavez | Narrator: Linda Chavez
Release Date: June 08, 2004
“Simply put, the leftist labor unions have the Democrats in their pockets. And we’re all paying the price.”Linda Chavez, President George W. Bush’s original choice for Secretary of Labor and a former union official, is one of ...
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