Fruits of Their Labor, The: Atlantic Coast Farmworkers and the Making of Migrant Poverty, 1870-1945Fruits of Their Labor, The: Atlantic Coast Farmworkers and the Making of Migrant Poverty, 1870-1945 by Cindy Hahamovitch
ISBN: 0807846392
Published by Univ of North Carolina Press on 1997
Genres: Business & Economics, Labor, Political Science, Labor & Industrial Relations, Social Science, Minority Studies
Pages: 287
Format: Paperback

In 1933 Congress granted American laborers the right of collective bargaining, but farmworkers got no New Deal. Cindy Hahamovitch's pathbreaking account of migrant farmworkers along the Atlantic Coast shows how growers enlisted the aid of the state in an