Rebel Rank and File (Hardcover)

Labor Militancy and Revolt from Below During the Long 1970s

By Aaron Brenner (Editor), Robert Brenner (Editor), Cal Winslow (Editor)

Verso, 9781844671731, 320pp.

Publication Date: December 13, 2010

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Paperback (11/22/2010)

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Description

Often considered irredeemably conservative, the US working class actually has a rich history of revolt. Rebel Rank and File uncovers the hidden story of insurgency from below against employers and union bureaucrats in the late 1960s and 1970s.



About the Author

Aaron Brenner is President of Rank & File Enterprises, a financial and labor research firm.

Robert Brenner is Director of the Center for Social Theory and Comparative History at UCLA. He is the author of "The Boom and the Bubble," "Merchants and Revolution," "The Economics of Global Turbulence" and co-editor of "Rebel Rank and File."

Cal Winslow is Director of the Mendocino Institute and Fellow in Environmental Politics, Institute of International Studies, UC Berkeley, and co-editor of "Rebel Rank and File."


Praise For Rebel Rank and File: Labor Militancy and Revolt from Below During the Long 1970s

“This is an unusually high-quality effort, with an all-star cast of authors, which should attract wide interest ...”—Nelson Lichtenstein, Professor of History at UC Santa Barbara

“This is an unusually high-quality effort, with an all-star cast of authors, which should attract wide interest.”—Nelson Lichtenstein, Professor of History at University of California Santa Barbara