New Books – Aug 10


 

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I saw it coming : worker narratives of plant closings and job loss
by K’Meyer, Tracy Elaine., Hart, Joy L.
 
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Call #: HD5726.L68 K45 2009
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9781403977458
1403977453
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Industrious in their stations : young people at work in urban America, 1720-1810
by Sundue, Sharon Braslaw, 1972-
 
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, c2009.
Call #: HD6250.U3 S86 2009
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780813927138 (alk. paper)
0813927137 (alk. paper)
9780813927312 (e-book)
0813927315 (e-book)
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Sisters in the brotherhoods : working women organizing for equality in New York City
by LaTour, Jane.
 
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Call #: HD6508.5 .L37 2008
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9781403967589
140396758X
9780230619180 (pbk.)
0230619185 (pbk.)
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Family properties : race, real estate, and the exploitation of Black urban America
by Satter, Beryl, 1959-
 
New York : Metropolitan Books, c2009.
Call #: HD7288.76.U52 C434 2009
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780805076769
080507676X
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The racketeer’s progress : Chicago and the struggle for the modern American economy, 1900-1940
by Cohen, Andrew Wender, 1968-
 
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Call #: HD8072 .C64 2009
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780521124508 (pbk.)
0521124506 (pbk.)
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The woman behind the New Deal : the life and legacy of Frances Perkins, Social Security, unemployment insurance, and the minimum wage
by Downey, Kirstin
 
New York : Anchor Books, 2010.
Call #: HD8073.P38 D69 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
1400078563 :
9781400078561
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The segregated scholars : Black social scientists and the creation of Black labor studies, 1890-1950
by Wilson, Francille Rusan, 1947-
 
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, c2006.
Call #: HD8081.A65 W57 2006
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
0813925509 (alk. paper)
9780813925509 (alk. paper)
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Recasting American liberty : gender, race, law, and the railroad revolution, 1865-1920
by Welke, Barbara Young, 1958-
 
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Call #: HE2757 .W45 2001
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
0521640202 (hbk.)
9780521640206 (hbk.)
0521649668 (pbk.)
9780521649667 (pbk.)
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The retail revolution : how Wal-Mart created a brave new world of business
by Lichtenstein, Nelson.
 
New York : Picador , 2010.
Call #: HF5429.215.U6 L53 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780312429683 (pbk.)
0312429681 (pbk.)
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The joy of recognition : designing and implementing a successful recognition program
by Younggren, Lynnette., Sikanas, Debra.
 
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baudville, 2000.
Call #: HF5549.5.I5 J690 2000
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
1567170005 (pbk)
9781567170009 (pbk)
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American reformers, 1815-1860
by Walters, Ronald G., Foner, Eric
 
New York : Hill and Wang, 1997.
Call #: HN64 .W2136 1997
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
0809015889 (alk. paper)
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The limits of voluntarism : charity and welfare from the New Deal through the great society
by Morris, Andrew J. F., 1969-
 
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Call #: HN90.V64 M65 2009
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780521889575 (hardback)
052188957X (hardback)
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A history of household government in America
by Shammas, Carole
 
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2002.
Call #: HQ536 .S4814 2002
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
0813921252 (hard : alk. paper)
9780813921259 (hard : alk. paper)
0813921260 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813921266 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Triumph of the city : how our greatest invention makes us richer, smarter, greener, healthier, and happier
by Glaeser, Edward L. (Edward Ludwig), 1967-
 
New York : Penguin Press, 2011.
Call #: HT361 .G53 2011
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9781594202773 (hardcover)
159420277X (hardcover)
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My family, a symphony : a memoir of global adoption
by Eske, Aaron.
 
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Call #: HV875.5 .E75 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780230104150 (hardback)
0230104150 (hardback)
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The girls of Murder City : fame, lust, and the beautiful killers who inspired Chicago
by Perry, Douglas, 1968-
 
New York : Viking, 2010.
Call #: HV6517 .P475 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780670021970
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A bright and guilty place : murder, corruption, and L.A.’s scandalous coming of age
by Rayner, Richard, 1955-
 
New York : Anchor Book, c2010.
Call #: HV6795.L6 R39 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9781400033584 (pbk.)
1400033586 (pbk.)
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J. Edgar Hoover : a graphic biography
by Geary, Rick
 
New York : Hill and Wang, 2008.
Call #: HV7911.H6 G43 2008
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780809095032 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0809095033 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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The tin ticket : the heroic journey of Australia’s convict women
by Swiss, Deborah J.
 
New York : Berkley Books, c2010.
Call #: HV8950.T3 S95 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780425236727
0425236722
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City of courts : socializing justice in progressive era Chicago
by Willrich, Michael
 
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003 (2007 printing)
Call #: HV9956.C47 W55 2003
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780521790826 (cased)
0521790824 (cased)
9780521794039 (pbk.)
052179403X (pbk.)
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The origins of political order : from prehuman times to the French Revolution
by Fukuyama, Francis
 
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
Call #: JC11 .F85 2011
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780374227340 (alk. paper)
0374227349 (alk. paper)
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Outside looking in : adventures of an observer
by Wills, Garry, 1934-
 
New York : Viking, c2010.
Call #: JC251 .W555 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780670022144
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Ideal illusions : how the U.S. government co-opted human rights
by Peck, James, 1944-
 
New York : Metropolitan Books, 2010.
Call #: JC599.U5 P373 2010
Location: 
LSC-North Harris (nor)
ISBN: 
9780805083286
0805083286
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