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Title A social history of Spanish labour : new perspectives on class, politics and gender / edited by José A. Piqueras and Vicent Sanz Rozalén ; translated by Paul Edgar
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 330 pages) : illustrations
Series International studies in social history ; v. 11
International studies in social history ; v. 11
Contents Introduction. Traditional history and the new social history of labour in Spain / José A. Piqueras and Vicent Sanz Rozalén -- The formation of the working class: a cultural creation / Manuel Pérez Ledesma -- Women in the workplace in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Spain: methodological considerations / Pilar Pérez Fuentes -- The 'hardest, most unpleasant' profession: the work of laundresses in eighteenth-, nineteenth- and twentieth-century Spain / Carmen Sarasúa -- The toccata and fugue of the urban factory: working-class conflicts and work discipline in Valencia, 1840-1880 / Francesc A. Martínez Gallego -- Craft work, industry and radical culture in the age of the first international / José A. Piqueras -- 'Resistance, resistance, resistance!' skills and disputes in the castellón espadrille industry at the end of the nineteenth century / Vicent Sanz Rozalén -- Traditional popular culture and industrial work discipline: Asturias, 1880-1914 / Jorge Uría -- 'Rough characters': miners, alcohol and violence in Linares at the end of the nineteenth century / José Sierra Álvarez -- Disputes, protest and forms of resistance in rural areas: Huesca, 1880-1914 / Carmen Frías Corredor -- The standard of living of miners in Biscaye, 1876-1936 / Antonio Escudero -- Republicans, socialists and anarchists: what revolution was that? / Javier Paniagua -- The civil war -- a class struggle? The difficult task of reconstructing the past / Julián Casanova -- Subordination, supplies and mortality: The Montaña catalana, 1939-1945 / Joan Serrallonga -- A fundamental instrument for labour-force control? Reflections on the vertical trade union organisation of the Franco Regime / José Babiano
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Working class -- Spain -- History
Working class -- Spain -- Social conditions
HISTORY -- Modern -- 20th Century.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations.
Working class -- Social conditions.
Working class.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Piqueras, José A., 1963- editor.
Sanz Rozalén, Vicent, editor.
ISBN 0857450409