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Philadelphia workers in a changing economy.

Gladys Louise Palmer

Philadelphia workers in a changing economy.

by Gladys Louise Palmer

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Labour and labouring classes

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 182-184.

    SeriesIndustrial Research Dept., Wharton School of Finance [and] Commerce, University of Pennsylvania. Research studies, 38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 189 p. illus.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15994965M

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Find more information about: OCLC Number: Philadelphia Workers in a Changing Economy places the findings of a unique research program investigating the problems and conditions of a metropolitan labor market in their historical setting.

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A Changing Industry Mix. In one in three Philadelphia workers was employed in manufacturing. Today, one in ten works in manufacturing. This is the story of what has happened to the ways in which Philadelphians make a living.

It describes the impact of the two world wars, the depression, and postwar prosperity on the structure and functioning of the labor market.

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