A luta por um novo regime de trabalho: o caso norte-americano

Palavras-chave: EUA, Sindicalismo, Recessão, Greves


O artigo estuda o movimento sindical norte-americano desde a crise econômica de 2008. Re-construímos, inicialmente, as condições estruturais, institucionais e organizacionais do trabalho antes da crise, incluindo mudanças no emprego e na força de trabalho, o conflito entre New Deal e regimes de trabalho antissindicais e a emergência de novos repertórios no movimento sindical. Discutimos, em seguida, a ofensiva política conservadora contra os sindicatos e as iniciativas do movimento no plano federal e local. Os conflitos se intensificaram durante a administração Trump, com o ressurgimento da atividade grevista e a polarização das instituições que governam o trabalho e a vida civil.


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Biografia do Autor

Chris Rhomberg, Fordham University

Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Fordham University in New York City. His research has centered on issues of class, race, and urban politics in American political development, and on workplace organization and labor relations in the United States. He is a former chair of the section on Labor and Labor Movements of the American Sociological Association, and he is the author of The broken table: The Detroit newspaper strike and the state of American labor (2012).


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Rhomberg, C. (2020). A luta por um novo regime de trabalho: o caso norte-americano. Tempo Social, 32(1), 99-118. https://doi.org/10.11606/0103-2070.ts.2020.164863
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