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Organized labor and community colleges

Organized labor and community colleges

report of the AACJC-UAW-AFL-CIO assembly, December 8-10, 1975, Washington, D.C.

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Published by American Association of Community and Junior Colleges in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Working class -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Community colleges -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Labor unions and education -- United States -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsAmerican Association of Community and Junior Colleges., International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America., American Federation of Labor and Congresses of Industrial Organizations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5051 .O73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination16 p. ;
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4599351M
      LC Control Number77362171

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      The National Research Council (NRC) and National Academy of Engineering (NAE) have released a new report, Community Colleges in the Evolving STEM Education Landscape: Summary of a on a national summit that was supported by the National Science Foundation and organized by the NRC and the NAE, the report highlights the importance of community colleges, especially in emerging . Security Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and the National Labor Relations Act), and by Great Society pro- grams in the s, are ill-equipped to deal with the labor problems of the contemporary. globalized American econo- my. Labor organization will therefore need to evolve to meet the challenges of a new economy if it hopes to meet.


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