Reforming the Chicago Teamsters: The Story of Local 705 (Paperback)
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Reforming the Chicago Teamsters: The Story of Local 705 (Paperback)

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Paperback 216 Pages / Published: 03/06/2003
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How did the Chicago Teamsters Local 705, once notorious for corruption and despotism, become an organization that the "Wall Street Journal" hailed as "a model of reform"? This narrative tells of the violent and contentious struggle to reform one of the most powerful and independent union locals.

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press
ISBN: 9780875805962
Number of pages: 216
Weight: 354 g
Dimensions: 228 x 162 x 14 mm


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"An important, engrossing, and well-written book.... Bruno's colorful commentary brings to life the high drama of the Teamsters' transformation." Paul F. Clark, Pennsylvania State University

"A unique and interesting study. No one else has reported such a fascinating case of day-by-day internal union politics." George Strauss, University of California, Berkeley"


"An important, engrossing, and well-written book.... Bruno's colorful commentary brings to life the high drama of the Teamsters' transformation."--Paul F. Clark, Pennsylvania State University

"A unique and interesting study. No one else has reported such a fascinating case of day-by-day internal union politics."--George Strauss, University of California, Berkeley

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