Valdés, Dennis Nodín.

Organized agriculture and the labor movement before the UFW : Puerto Rico, Hawai'i, California / Dionicio Nodín Valdés. - 1st ed. - Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011. - 1 online resource (vi, 313 p.) : map. - JSTOR eBooks .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Colonizing a movement : the Federacion Libre de Trabajo in Puerto Rico -- Dreams of democratic unionism : the Confederacion General de Trabajadores and Puerto Rican agricultural workers -- Up from colonialism : Hawaiian plantation agriculture and the International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union -- Challenges and survival : sustaining agricultural unionism in Hawai'i -- Marked in the annals of the labor movement : the National Farm Labor Union, organized labor, and the DiGiorgio Strike -- From factory to industrial area : areawide organizing in the San Joaquin and Imperial valleys.

9780292734722 (electronic bk.) 0292734727 (electronic bk.)

22573/ctt8trzf JSTOR

Agricultural laborers--History.--Puerto Rico
Labor unions--History.--Puerto Rico
Agricultural laborers--History.--Hawaii
Labor unions--History.--Hawaii
Agricultural laborers--History.--California
Labor unions--History.--California

HD1527.C2 / V35 2011