The American Sociologist

, Volume 36, Issue 3–4, pp 105–120 | Cite as

Working with the labor movement: A personal journey in organic public sociology

  • Edna Bonacich


Collective Bargaining Academic Freedom Labor Movement Garment Industry Public Sociology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edna Bonacich
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaRiverside

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