restricted access   Issue 74, Fall 2014

Table of Contents

Contributors / Collaborateurs

pp. 7-8

Editor’s Note

pp. 9-13

Note du Directeur

pp. 14-19

Obituary / Nécrologie

A Scholar of Canada: A Tribute to Robert H. Babcock

pp. 21-26


Expose/Oppose/Propose: The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives and the Challenge of Alternative Knowledge

pp. 27-50

“Chrysler Pulled The Trigger”: Competing Understandings of Workplace Violence During the 1970s and Radical Legal Practice

pp. 51-88

“We didn’t want to totally break the law”: Industrial Legality, the Pepsi Strike, and Workers’ Collective Rights in Canada

pp. 89-121

Canadian Working-Class Environmentalism, 1965–1985

pp. 123-149

From Other Shores / Des Nouvelles Venues d’Ailleurs

Social Conflicts in the Portuguese Revolution, 1974–1975

pp. 151-177

Research Notes / Notes de Recherche

The Scarecrow on the Other Side of the Pond: The Paris Commune of 1871 in the Canadian Press

pp. 179-198

A “Unique Experiment”: The Ontario Labour Court, 1943–1944

pp. 199-247

Labour and the Environment: Five Stories from New Brunswick Since the 1970s

pp. 249-266

Presentation / Présentation

A Scholarly Tribute to Bettina Bradbury, Feminist Historian of the Family: A Roundtable Discussion


pp. 267-269

La supervision des thèses de second et de troisième cycles et l’ « apprentissage sur le tas »: conversation avec Bettina Bradbury

pp. 270-275

Pigs, Cows, Boarders, and …: Brothels, Taverns, and the Household Economy in Nineteenth-Century Montreal

pp. 276-283

A Scholarly Tribute to Bettina Bradbury, Feminist Historian of the Family

pp. 284-288

Working [on Imperial] Families: Bettina Bradbury’s Imperial Re(turn)

pp. 289-295

Review Essays / Notes Critiques

Finding a Usable Past for the American Labour Movement’s Decline

pp. 297-305

Beyond Exploitation and Trafficking: Canadian Critical Perspectives on Sex Work

pp. 307-318

Les images et le cinéma observés sous l’angle du travail

pp. 319-325

Connecting Canadians and Others

pp. 327-339

Reviews / Comptes Rendus

Indigenous Women and Work: From Labor to Activism ed. by Carol Williams (review)

pp. 341-344

Climate @ Work ed. by Carla Lipsig-Mummé (review)

pp. 344-346

Feminist History in Canada: New Essays on Women, Gender, Work, and Nation ed. by Catherine Carstairs and Nancy Janovicek (review)

pp. 346-348

Clearing the Plains: Disease, Politics of Starvation, and the Loss of Aboriginal Life by James Daschuk (review)

pp. 348-350

Keeping Canada British: The Ku Klux Klan in 1920s Saskatchewan by James M. Pitsula (review)

pp. 350-353

Dominion of Capital: The Politics of Big Business and the Crisis of the Canadian Bourgeoisie, 1914-1947 by Don Nerbas (review)

pp. 353-354

Writing Unemployment: Worklessness, Mobility, and Citizenship in Twentieth-Century Canadian Literatures by Jody Mason (review)

pp. 355-356

A Small Price to Pay: Consumer Culture on the Canadian Home Front, 1939-45 by Graham Broad (review)

pp. 357-358

Too Asian: Racism, Privilege, and Post-Secondary Education ed. by Jeet Heer, Michael C.K. Ma, Davina Bhandar and R.J. Gilmour (review)

pp. 358-361

Social Transformation in Rural Canada: Community, Cultures, and Collective Action ed. by John R. Parkins and Maureen G. Reed (review)

pp. 361-362

Critical Inquiries: A Reader in Studies of Canada ed. by Lynne Caldwell, Carrianne Leung, and Darryl Leroux (review)

pp. 362-364

A Contest of Ideas: Capital, Politics, and Labor by Nelson Lichtenstein (review)

pp. 364-366

Weavers of Dreams, Unite! Actors’ Unionism in Early Twentieth-Century America by Sean P. Holmes (review)

pp. 366-368

Anthracite Labor Wars: Tenancy, Italians, and Organized Crime in the Northern Coalfield of Northeastern Pennsylvania 1897-1959 by Robert P. Wolensky and William A. Hastie, Sr. (review)

pp. 368-370

Eyes on Labor: News Photography and America’s Working Class by Carol Quirke (review)

pp. 371-372

Meet Joe Copper: Masculinity and Race on Montana’s World War II Home Front by Matthew L. Basso (review)

pp. 373-375

Detroit’s Cold War: The Origins of Postwar Conservatism by Colleen Doody (review)

pp. 375-377

The Broken Table: The Detroit Newspaper Strike and the State of American Labor by Chris Rhomberg (review)

pp. 377-379

Plane Queer: Labor, Sexuality, and AIDS in the History of Male Flight Attendants by Phil Tiemeyer (review)

pp. 379-382

Land of 10,000 Loves: A History of Queer Minnesota by Stewart Van Cleve (review)

pp. 382-384

Rebellion in Black and White: Southern Student Activism in the 1960s ed. by Robert Cohen and David J. Snyder (review)

pp. 384-386

Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960-1974 by Gordon K. Mantler (review)

pp. 386-387

After Civil Rights: Racial Realism in the New American Workplace by John D. Skrentny (review)

pp. 388-389

American Anarchism by Steve J. Shone (review)

pp. 389-391

Sunbelt Capitalism: Phoenix and the Transformation of American Politics by Elizabeth Tandy Shermer (review)

pp. 391-394

Union Voices: Tactics and Tensions in UK Organizing by Melanie Simms, Jane Holgate, and Edmund Heery (review)

pp. 394-396

Making the World Safe for Workers: Labor, the Left, and Wilsonian Internationalism by Elizabeth McKillen (review)

pp. 396-398

Transpacific Antiracism: Afro-Asian Solidarity in 20th-Century Black America, Japan, and Okinawa by Yuichiro Onishi (review)

pp. 399-401

Showcasing the Great Experiment: Cultural Diplomacy and Western Visitors to the Soviet Union, 1921–1941 by Michael David-Fox (review)

pp. 401-403

Consuming Modernity: Gendered Behaviour and Consumerism before the Baby Boom ed. by Cheryl Krasnick Warsh and Dan Malleck (review)

pp. 404-406

The War and its Shadow: Spain’s Civil War in Europe’s Long Twentieth Century by Helen Graham (review)

pp. 406-408

Holding the Shop Together: German Industrial Relations in the Postwar Era by Stephen J. Silvia (review)

pp. 408-410

Wrestling with Democracy: Voting Systems as Politics in the Twentieth-Century West by Dennis Pilon (review)

pp. 410-412

Make it a Green Peace! The Rise of Countercultural Environmentalism by Frank Zelko (review)

pp. 412-414

Languages of the Unheard: Why Militant Protest is Good for Democracy by Stephen D’Arcy (review)

pp. 414-416

From Sugar to Revolution: Women’s Visions of Haiti, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic by Myriam J.A. Chancy (review)

pp. 416-418

The Breakthrough: Human Rights in the 1970s ed. by Jan Eckel and Samuel Moyn (review)

pp. 418-420

Border as Method: Or, the Multiplication of Labor by Sandro Mezzadra and Brett Neilson (review)

pp. 420-423

Work in Cinema: Labor and the Human Condition ed. by Ewa Mazierska (review)

pp. 423-425

Austerity: The History of a Dangerous Idea by Mark Blyth (review)

pp. 425-428

Minutes / Procès-Verbal

Annual General Meeting, Canadian Committee on Labour History: Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, May 28, 2014

pp. 429-434

Abstracts / Résumés

Abstracts / Résumés

pp. 435-439