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Labor organizing beyond race and nation: the Los Angeles Hilton case

Edward J.W. Park (Asian Pacific American Studies Program, Loyola Marymount University)

International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy

ISSN: 0144-333X

Publication date: 1 July 2004

Abstract

Shows how the US economy has witnessed both a massive influx of immigrant workers and a sharp decline in organized labour. Examines the struggles of Latino workers in Los Angeles, USA and shows just how immigrant workers and labour unions have a complicated relationship there. Explains how the problems were eventually eased.

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Park, E.J.W. (2004), "Labor organizing beyond race and nation: the Los Angeles Hilton case", International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, Vol. 24 No. 7/8, pp. 137-152. https://doi.org/10.1108/01443330410791046

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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