Under the Workers' Caps: From Champion Mill to Blue Ridge Paper

by

Write The First Customer Review

Lost in the stock market bubble of the 1990s was the dissolution of American manufacturing culture. With the advent of NAFTA and free trade, countless jobs wereshipped overseas where labor was plentiful and wages were cheap. Hardest hitwere the workers in America's small towns and rural areas. Under the Workers? Caps: From Champion Mill to Blue Ridge Paper tells the story of one particular group of workers in the mountains of southern Appalachia.In 1997, Champion International Paper, an industrial presence in North Carolina ...

Under the Workers' Caps: From Champion Mill to Blue Ridge Paper 2005, University of Tennessee Press

ISBN-13: 9781572333659

Hardcover

Select