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Disrupting deportability : transnational workers organize / Leah F. Vosko.

By: Vosko, Leah F [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 1 online resource (xv, 173 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781501742163; 1501742167; 9781501742156; 1501742159.Subject(s): Foreign workers, Mexican -- Civil rights -- Canada | Agricultural laborers, Foreign -- British Columbia | Foreign workers -- Labor unions -- Organizing -- British Columbia | Deportation -- British Columbia | Precarious employment -- British ColumbiaAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Disrupting deportabilityDDC classification: 331.6/2720711 LOC classification: HD8108.5.M6 | V67 2019Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Disrupting Deportability; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Tables and Figures; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Deportability among Temporary Migrant Workers: An Essential Condition of Possibility for Migration Management; 2. Getting Organized: Countering Termination without Just Cause through Certification; 3. Maintaining a Bargaining Unit of Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) Employees: The Challenge of Blacklisting; 4. Sustaining Bargaining Unit Strength: The Specter of Attrition; Conclusion; Notes; Appendix: Tables; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L
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Summary: "Explores the effects of deportability--a social condition characterized by the possibility of removal--on the exercise of labor rights amongst temporary migrant workers--primarily Mexican nationals engaged in Canada's model Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP)--struggling to organize, bargain collectively and sustain bargaining units"-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

"Explores the effects of deportability--a social condition characterized by the possibility of removal--on the exercise of labor rights amongst temporary migrant workers--primarily Mexican nationals engaged in Canada's model Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP)--struggling to organize, bargain collectively and sustain bargaining units"-- Provided by publisher.

Disrupting Deportability; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Tables and Figures; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Deportability among Temporary Migrant Workers: An Essential Condition of Possibility for Migration Management; 2. Getting Organized: Countering Termination without Just Cause through Certification; 3. Maintaining a Bargaining Unit of Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) Employees: The Challenge of Blacklisting; 4. Sustaining Bargaining Unit Strength: The Specter of Attrition; Conclusion; Notes; Appendix: Tables; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L

MN; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y

Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 21, 2019).

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