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The labor philosophy of Samuel Gompers

Louis Schultz Reed

The labor philosophy of Samuel Gompers

by Louis Schultz Reed

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924.,
    • American Federation of Labor.,
    • Labor unions -- United States.,
    • Labor and laboring classes -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Louis S. Reed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8073.G6 R4 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p.
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5953613M
      LC Control Number65027112
      OCLC/WorldCa684560

        Sample essay topic, essay writing: Samuel Gompers - words. Labor leader and advocate of legislative labor reform, Samuel Gompers was globally recognized for being a cornerstone in the sustaining legacy that is the American Federation of Labor. Gompers was born to a Jewish working class couple in London on the 27th of January in   1. John R. Commons and Associates, History of Labor in the United States, 4 vols. (New York, Macmillan, ­ 35). Perlman and Taft wrote the fourth volume that covered the years ­ Selig Perlman, A Theory of the Labor Movement (New York, Macmillan, ). For a book that is much like Perlman's A Theory yet suggests that even apparently conservative trade unions contain a radical.

      The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) is a union of wage workers which was formed in Chicago in by militant unionists and their supporters due to anger over the conservatism, philosophy, and craft-based structure of the American Federation of Labor (AFL). Throughout the early part of the 20th century, the philosophy and tactics of the IWW were frequently in direct conflict with those. A discussion of a debate between the labor leader, Samuel Gompers, and Henry J. Allen, governor of Kansas, that took place in New York City, 28 May At issue was Kansas's establishment of a Court of Industrial Relations that. by restricting the right to strike, weakened what little power the labor union movement had thus achieved.

      Samuel Gompers (–) played a bigger role in shaping the U.S. labor movement than any other individual. Gompers was born in London and came to America with his family in He went to work as a cigar maker and by the age of 25, was president of his local union. Last week, aro people downloaded books from my site - 8 people gave books can take me from 2 to 10 hours to create. I want to keep them free, but need some support to be able to do so. If you can, please make a small donation (the average is £).


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Samuel Gompers (Janu – Decem ) was a key American labor union leader who founded the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and served as its president for nearly four decades, from toand from until his death in Author: Robert Longley.

The labor philosophy of Samuel Gompers by Reed, Louis S., Publication date Topics Gompers, Samuel,American Federation of Labor, Labor unions -- United States, Labor -- United States Publisher Port Washington, N.Y.: Kennikat Press Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Samuel Gompers, (born JanuLondon, England—died DecemSan Antonio, Texas, U.S.), American labour leader and first president of the American Federation of Labor (AFL). Gompers emigrated in from England to New York City, where he took up his father’s trade of cigar making and in became a naturalized careful leadership of labour interests.

Samuel Gompers was the first and longest-serving president of the American Federation of Labor (AFL); it is to him, as much as to anyone else, that the American labor movement owes its structure and characteristic strategies.

Under his leadership, the AFL became the largest and most influential labor federation in the world. The Labor Philosophy of Samuel Gompers, by Louis S.

Reed, Ph. [Reed, Louis Schultz ()] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Labor Philosophy of Samuel Gompers, Author: Louis Schultz () Reed. Author by: Samuel Gompers Languange: en Publisher by: University of Illinois Press Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 75 Total Download: File Size: 51,8 Mb Description: With almost forty years' experience as a labor leader bythe author had learned the value of practical r hours, higher wages, safer and more sanitary workplaces, and a voice in.

Samuel Gompers (gŏm´pərz), –, American labor leader, He emigrated to the United States with his parents in He worked as a cigar maker and in joined the local union, serving as its president from towhen he helped to found the Federation of.

The direct descendent of the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions, the AFL concentrated on developing labor's economic power and then using that power to achieve shorter hours, higher wages, safe and sanitary working conditions, and labor's right to organize, strike, and bargain collectively with employers.

Because these were basic. One of the most prominent labor union leaders of the 20th Century was Samuel Gompers. Gompers founded the (AFL) American Federation of Labor and served as its president from to The Labor Philosophy of Samuel Gompers. New York: Columbia University Press.

Florence Calvert Thorne. Samuel Gompers: American Statesman. New York Philosophical Library. AUTHORITIES. Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are. Gompers, Samuel. Seventy years of life and labor: an autobiography.

Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, Samuel Gompers [1] (Janu – Decem ) was an emancipating labor. He also encouraged the AFL to take political action to "elect their friends" and "defeat their enemies".

[2] During World War I, Gompers and the AFL openly supported the war effort, [3] [4] attempting to avoid strikes and boost morale while raising wage rates and expanding membership.

From the mids until the early s Samuel Gompers dominated organized labor in America. As the longtime president of the American Federation of Labor (AF of L), he played a major role in creating the first enduring national labor organization, an achievement even more remarkable given the considerable challenges facing such efforts during that era/5.

The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was a national federation of labor unions in the United States founded in Columbus, Ohio, in December by an alliance of craft unions disaffected from the Knights of Labor, a national labor union.

Samuel Gompers of the Cigar Makers' International Union was elected president at its founding convention and reelected every year, except one, until his Predecessor: Federation of Organized Trades and.

"Labor and the common welfare [New York, c] embodies Mr. Gompers' interpretation of labor's relation to the well-being of the whole community. The present volume goes to the heart of the ever-present concrete problems of employment relations.".

Samuel Gompers was an American labor union leader and founded American Federation of Labor (AFL). He served the federation as its president from to as well as from until his death in See the fact file below for more information on Samuel Gompers.SAMUEL GOMPERS EUGENE V.

DEBS Unlike many places in the world, the unions and labor movement in America failed to form a powerful political party. One of the reasons was a man named Samuel Gompers. Born in London, Gompers moved with his family to New York in Samuel Gompers began working at age 10 in his hometown of London.

After immigrating to New York, he quickly became a union leader in the Cigar Makers’ International Union. He helped found the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions, which later became the American Federation of Labor, as well as the International Labor Organization.