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The Resource Sweatshops at sea : merchant seamen in the world's first globalized industry, from 1812 to the present, Leon Fink

Sweatshops at sea : merchant seamen in the world's first globalized industry, from 1812 to the present, Leon Fink

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Sweatshops at sea : merchant seamen in the world's first globalized industry, from 1812 to the present
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Sweatshops at sea
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merchant seamen in the world's first globalized industry, from 1812 to the present
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Leon Fink
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Language
eng
Summary
Fink explores both how political and economic ends are reflected in maritime labor regulations and how agents of reform--including governments, trade unions, and global standard-setting authorities--grappled with the problems of applying land-based, national principles and regulations of labor discipline and management to the sea-going labor force
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
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Sweatshops at sea : merchant seamen in the world's first globalized industry, from 1812 to the present, Leon Fink
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Sweatshops at sea : merchant seamen in the world's first globalized industry, from 1812 to the present, Leon Fink
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9780807877807_fink
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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multicolored
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Contents
Introduction; PART I. MASTERED AND COMMANDED; 1. The Nation's Property: Nineteenth-Century Sailors and the Political Economy of the Atlantic World; 2. Liberty before the Mast: Defining Free Labor in Law and Literature; PART II. STRATEGIES OF REFORM; 3. Wave of Reform: The Sailor's Friend and the Drift toward a Welfare State; 4. The Nationalist Solution: The La Follette Act of 1915 and the Janus Face of Progressive Reform; 5. Workers of the Sea, Unite?: The Internationalist Legacy of the Pre-World War I Years; PART III. A WORLD FIT FOR SEAFARERS?
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1 online resource (278 pages)
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9780807877807
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