Table of contents for Worker safety under siege : labor, capital, and the politics of workplace safety in a deregulated world / [edited by] Vernon Mogensen.

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Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Vernon Mogensen
Part 1
Free Market Ideology and the Evisceration of Workers's Safety Rights
1. Acts of God, Acts of Man: The Invisibility of Workplace Death
Jordan Barab
2. Criminal Neglect: How Dangerous Employers Stay Safe from Prosecution
Rory O'Neill
3. Regulating Risk at Work: Is Expert Paternalism the Answer to Workers Irrationality?
Peter Dorman
Part 2
Old and New Challenges to Occupational Safety and Health in the United States
4. Silicosis and the On-Going Struggle to Protect Workers's Health
Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner
5. How Safe are U.S. Workplaces for Spanish-Speaking Workers?
Laura H. Rhodes
6. Got Air? The Campaign to Improve Indoor Air Quality at the City University of New York
Joan Greenbaum and David Kotelchuck
7. State or Society? The Rise and Repeal of OSHA's Ergonomics Standard
Vernon Mogensen
Part 3
The Impact of Neoliberalism on Workers's Safety Rights Abroad: Selected Case Studies
8. The Ten-Percenters: Gender, Nationality, and Occupational Health in Canada
Penney Kome
9. All That's Solid Melts Into Air: Worker Participation in Ontario, 1970-2000
Robert Storey and Eric Tucker
10. The Sinking of the Neoliberal P-36 Platform in Brazil
Carlos Eduardo Siqueira and Nadia Haiama-Neurohr
11. Health and Safety at Work in Russia and Hungary
Michael Haynes and Rumy Husan
Contributors
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Industrial hygiene.
Industrial safety.