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Politics and Social Movements

Eric Weissman

Affiliation: University of New Brunswick


Research Areas: Addictions, Applied Sociology, Canadian Sociology, Children and Youth, Communities, Criminology and Law, Culture, Disability Studies, Education, Environmental Studies, Equality and Inequality, Feminist Studies, Gender and Sexuality, Health and Care, Homelessness, Housing, Indigenous Studies, Media Studies, Mental Health, Policy and Society, Politics and Social Movements, Research Methods, Rural and Urban Sociology, Social Networks, Social Structure, Social Theory, Sociology of Knowledge, Teaching Sociology, Visual Sociology

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Barry Eidlin interview with Heartland Labor Forum on Labor and the Class Idea in the U.S. and Canada

Jacob White from Heartland Labor Forum interviewed me about my book, Labor and the Class Idea in the United States and Canada. We explored the argument I make in the ...

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Los Angeles teachers just proved that the common wisdom about unions is wrong

This op-ed analyzes what the January 2019 Los Angeles teachers' strike might portend for the future of the US labour movement. I argue that it challenges the conventional wisdom about labor ...

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