Table of contents for Work in America : an encyclopedia of history, policy, and society / edited by Carl E. Van Horn and Herbert A. Schaffner ; foreword by Ray Marshall.


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Contents
Volume 1
Foreword
Preface
U.S. Labor and Industrial Relations Historiography: A Review Essay
Topic Finder
Work in America
An Encyclopedia of History, Policy, and Society
Affirmative Action
African American Women and Work
African Americans and Work
Agricultural Work
Amazon.com
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
American Slavery
American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T)
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) (1990)
Apprenticeship
Arbitration
Asian Americans and Work
Automotive industry
Baldrige Awards
Black Lung Disease
Blue Collar
Bonuses
Building Trades Unions
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Business Roundtable
Business Schools
BusinessWeek
Capitalism
Careers
Child Care
Child Labor
Civil Service
Civilian Conservation Corps
Collective Bargaining
Communications Workers of America
Communism in the U.S. Trade Union Movement
Comparable Worth
Compensation
Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) (1973)
Computers at Work
Consultants and Contract Workers
Contingent and Temporary Workers
Core Competencies
Corporate Consolidation and Reengineering
Council of Economic Advisers
Cowboys
Davis-Bacon Act (1931)
Day Laborers
Defense Industry
Defined Benefit/Defined Contribution Plans
Deming, W. Edwards (1900-1993)
Democratic Socialism
Dilbert
Disability and Work
Domestic Partner Benefits
Dos Passos, John (1896-1970)
The Dot-com Revolution
Downsizing
Drucker, Peter F. (1909-)
Drug Testing and Substance Abuse in the Workplace
Dunlop Commission
Earned Income Tax Credit
Earnings and Education
E-commerce
Education Reform and the Workforce
Elder Care
E-learning
Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) (1974)
Employee Stock Ownership
Employment and Training Administration (ETA)
Employment at Will
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Equal Pay Act (EPA) (1963)
Ergonomics
Estate Tax
Export-Processing Zones (EPZs)
Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) (1938)
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) (1993)
Federal Mine and Safety Act (1977) 
Federal Reserve Board
Federal Unemployment Tax and Insurance System
Flood, Curt
Food-service Industry
Food Stamp Program
Ford, Henry (1863-1947)
Fortune
Full Employment Act (1946)
Garment/Textile Industries
Gays at Work
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)
General Motors
GI Bill
Glass Ceiling
Globalization and Workers
Gold Watch
Great Depression
Green Cards
Greenspan, Alan (1926-)
Guilds
Hawthorne Plant Experiments
Haymarket Square Incident
Health Insurance
High-Performance Workforce
Home Economics/Domestic Science
Homestead Strike
Homework
Housework
Humphrey-Hawkins Act (1978)
Immigrants and Work
Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) (1986)
Industrial Engineering
Industrial Psychology
Industrial Revolution and Assembly Line Work
Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)
International Business Machines (IBM)
International Labour Organization
Internships
Ironworkers
Job Benefits
Job Corps
Job Placement and Recruitment Firms
Job Security
Job Skills
Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) (1982)
Justice for Janitors
Knights of Labor
La Follette, Robert (1855-1925)
Labor Force
Labor Market
Layoffs
Levittown
Lewis, John L. (1880-1969)
Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951)
Lifelong Learning
Literacy
Living Wage
Local 1199 Health Care Workers
Lowell Strike
 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Work United States Encyclopedias, Working class United States Encyclopedias, Labor policy United States Encyclopedias, Labor market United States Encyclopedias, Industrial relations United States Encyclopedias