Workers' Rights (Uncovering the Past: Analyzing Primary Sources) (Hardcover)

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Workers' Rights (Uncovering the Past: Analyzing Primary Sources) (Hardcover)

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From limiting the working day to eight hours to forming unions and protecting children in the labor force, the rights of workers has long been, and still remains, a fascinating and important topic. This title weaves through the history of workers' rights using engaging primary sources, following multiple perspectives of differing groups including women, children, and immigrants. Readers will gain an understanding of the social and economic conditions under which change was demanded, and learn about the essential movements for better working conditions and the people who led the way. A critical look at the rights of different working groups today encourages readers to explore the steps that still need to be taken to achieve working equality across the globe. Teacher's guide available.
Product Details ISBN: 9780778728610
ISBN-10: 0778728617
Publisher: Crabtree Classics
Publication Date: August 25th, 2016
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: Uncovering the Past: Analyzing Primary Sources