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The Resource Organizing the breathless : cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association, Robert E. Botsch

Organizing the breathless : cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association, Robert E. Botsch

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Organizing the breathless : cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association
Title
Organizing the breathless
Title remainder
cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association
Statement of responsibility
Robert E. Botsch
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1970s, textile workers joined forces with a small band of grassroots activists and organizers and challenged the most powerful industrial interest in the heart of Dixie-the cotton textile manufacturers. They located disabled workers and organized them, employing the full range of interest- group tactics, and they creatively engaged in legislative, administrative, and judicial lobbying as well as protest actions-with remarkable success.Robert E. Botsch recounts the history of the Brown Lung Association and details the interaction of the major participants in the rise-and ultimately the f
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Botsch, Robert Emil
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown Lung Association
  • Brown Lung Association
  • Brown Lung Association
  • Cotton manufacture
  • Byssinosis
  • Cotton dust
  • Textile workers
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Byssinosis
  • Cotton dust
  • Cotton manufacture
  • Textile workers
  • Southern States
  • Byssinosis
  • Cotton Fiber
  • Dust
  • Gossypium
  • Textile Industry
  • Southeastern United States
Label
Organizing the breathless : cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association, Robert E. Botsch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a Southern tragedy -- Cultural and political setting -- Compensating victims and protecting workers -- Workplace risk and scientific research -- Birth of the brown lung association -- Organizational structure and life -- Noise and institutional disruption -- Textile industry response -- Suffocation
Control code
ocn900344907
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813162188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129fjh2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344907
Label
Organizing the breathless : cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association, Robert E. Botsch
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a Southern tragedy -- Cultural and political setting -- Compensating victims and protecting workers -- Workplace risk and scientific research -- Birth of the brown lung association -- Organizational structure and life -- Noise and institutional disruption -- Textile industry response -- Suffocation
Control code
ocn900344907
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813162188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129fjh2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344907

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