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The politics of agricultural labor

Robert Hinton

The politics of agricultural labor

from slavery to freedom in a cotton culture, 1862-1902

by Robert Hinton

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Cotton farmers -- North Carolina -- History.,
    • Cotton picking -- North Carolina -- History.,
    • African American agricultural laborers -- North Carolina -- History.,
    • Cotton trade -- North Carolina -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Hinton.
      SeriesGarland studies in the history of American labor
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8039.C662 U64 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 183 p. ;
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL662903M
      ISBN 10081532541X
      LC Control Number97008412
      OCLC/WorldCa36647817

      Agricultural labor issues were brought to light in after governmental investigations into child labor issues and the lack of clean water provided for such workers In response, two possible reasons were briefly mentioned that may explain why agricultural laborers were excluded: first, in regions like the Midwest, farms are mostly. The agricultural elements of the New Deal were the much-delayed response to a chronic farm crisis that had begun at the end of World War I. Political activism among farmers generated the farmer-labor politics of the Conference for Progressive Political Action (CPPA) in

      Migrant Labor, Industrial Agriculture, and Imperial Politics Awards and Recognition: Winner of the Richard L. Wentworth/Illinois Award in American History, Amid America's sugar industry, a bitter debate over imperialism and immigration. The book contains six chapters, each focusing on a particular topic. The first chapter, “General conditions for cultivation of crops”, talks about the basic needs of farmers and farming sector, by providing basic knowledge on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), enhancing the awareness of farmers on critical factors.

      Workforce Stability. Farm Bureau supports proposals that provide access to a legal and stable workforce for agriculture’s needs now and in the future. First, agriculture needs a new flexible visa program administered by USDA that provides flexibility for employers and workers by allowing contract and at-will employment options to address both seasonal and year-round needs. Start studying Chapter 4: Politics in the Gilded Age, Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.


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