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The worker center handbook : a practical guide to starting and building the new labor movement

The worker center handbook : a practical guide to starting and building the new labor movement

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Bobo, Kimberley A. Casillas Pabellón, Marién, 1980-.
Title Statement
The worker center handbook : a practical guide to starting and building the new labor movement / Kim Bobo and Marién Casillas Pabellón.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Ithaca :   ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press,   c2016.  
Physical Medium
vii, 311 p. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
9781501704475
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Labor movement --United States --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Labor unions --Organizing --United States --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Community centers --United States --Handbooks, manuals, etc.
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245 1 4 ▼a The worker center handbook : ▼b a practical guide to starting and building the new labor movement / ▼c Kim Bobo and Marién Casillas Pabellón.
260 ▼a Ithaca : ▼b ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, ▼c c2016.
300 ▼a vii, 311 p. ; ▼c 26 cm.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references.
650 0 ▼a Labor movement ▼z United States ▼v Handbooks, manuals, etc.
650 0 ▼a Labor unions ▼x Organizing ▼z United States ▼v Handbooks, manuals, etc.
650 0 ▼a Community centers ▼z United States ▼v Handbooks, manuals, etc.
700 1 ▼a Casillas Pabellón, Marién, ▼d 1980-.
945 ▼a KLPA

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Contents information

Table of Contents

Worker center background and vision
Surveying your community
Recruiting a planning leadership team
Holding initial planning meetings
Raising start-up funds
Hosting worker rights training sessions
Creating early actions and programs
Hiring great staff
Doing the legal stuff
Reaching workers, building leadership
Mastering direct action
Organizing a wage theft campaign
Focusing on a sector
Organizing on health and safety issues
Working with faith communities
Partnering with unions
Building multi-racial organizations
Being mindful of opposing forces
Taking fundraising seriously
Managing money well
Using data for growth
Nurturing an awesome board
Fostering a strong staff team
Developing a communications program
Buying your own building
Combining services and organizing : functional organizing
Building membership structures
Helping workers organize work-site committees or unions
Partnering with lawyers
Engaging and honoring ethical employers
Developing a civic participation program.

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