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Cracked
Cracked (Large Print)
How Telephone Operators Took on Canada's Largest Corporation ... And Won
by Joan M. Roberts
Publisher Dundurn Press
Published on: 12 October 2017
Categories Business & Economics
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Our Price: US$36.99
 

Volume(s): 1
Format Details: 16pt, Verdana
ISBN(s): 9781525262258
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About the Book
The campaign to unionize Bell Canada's huge workforce of operators, most of them overworked and underpaid women, was a central event in Canada's labour history. Joan Roberts tells the story of how determined campaigners won a major victory for working women, and established new standards for so-called ''pink collar'' jobs of the day.
About the Author
Joan M. Roberts served as a union organizer for the phone operators at Bell Canada. She later worked as a development consultant for the Labour Council Development Foundation. She has also served as a city councillor. Currently, she runs a training and consulting practice. She lives in Toronto.
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