Labour

Title

Labour

Description

Labour history is a broad field of study concerned with the development of the labor movement and the working class. The central concerns of labor historians include the development of labor unions, strikes, lockouts and protest movements, industrial relations, and the progress of working class and socialist political parties, as well as the social and cultural development of working people. Labour historians may also concern themselves with issues of gender, race, ethnicity and other factors besides class.

Subject

labour history
workers

Items in the Labour Collection

Digital Library on American Slavery
The Digital Library on American Slavery is an expanding resource compiling various independent online collections focused upon race and slavery in the American South.

Although the current focus of DLAS is sources associated with North Carolina,…

Social History Portal
This is a website of the International Association of Labour History Institutions (IALHI). Search and browse digital collections on social history and the history of the labour movement from the late 18th to the beginning of the 21st century. More…

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