Radical Economics and Labour
Essays Inspired by the IWW Centennial
|Series title:||Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $54.95|
| Book Description: |
To celebrate the centenary of the most radical union in North America - The Industrial Workers of the World - this collection examines radical economics and the labor movement in the 20th Century. The union advocates direct action to raise wages and increase job control, and it envisions the eventual abolition of capitalism and the wage system through the general strike.
The contributors to this volume speak both to economists and to those in the labor movement, and point to...