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Why David Sometimes Wins

Leadership, Organization, and Strategy in the California Farm Worker Movement

Why David Sometimes Wins( )
Author: Ganz, Marshall
Publication Date:May 2009
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $44.50
Book Description:

The United Farm Worker's (UFW) victory over the California growers in the labor struggles of the 1960's and 70's marked a significant chapter in social movement history. Marshall Ganz, a long time leader in the UFW himself, has written an insiders' unique interpretive history of the movements' struggles and its ultimate success. Strategic leadership, Ganz claims, was the key reason for the UFW's David-like triumph over the grape industry's Goliath. Ganz shows how theupstart UFW, led by...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Social History
Business & Economics / Leadership
Political Science / Labor & Industrial Relations
Business & Economics / Industries / Agribusiness
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.2 x 24.4 x 2.6 cm
Book Weight:0.654 Kilograms

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