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Migratory workers

Nelson, Lowry

Migratory workers

the mobile tenth of American agriculture

by Nelson, Lowry

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Published by Planning Association] in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Migrant labor -- United States.,
    • Agricultural laborers -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Lowry Nelson ; prepared for the NPA Agriculture Committee on National Policy.
      SeriesPlanning pamphlets ;, no. 82
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC101 .N352 no. 82
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 33 p. ;
      Number of Pages33
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6134441M
      LC Control Number53007511
      OCLC/WorldCa19422156

      The Migrant Experience A complex set of interacting forces both economic and ecological brought the migrant workers documented in this ethnographic collection to California. Following World War I, a recession led to a drop in the market price of farm crops and caused Great Plains farmers to increase their productivity through mechanization and. Migrant labor, which remains almost exclusively agricultural, continues to receive little legal protection. However, in the mids, under the leadership of Cesar Chavez, organization of migrant workers began in the West, mainly in California. In , after years of strikes, marches, and a nationwide boycott, more than 65% of California's.

      Coronavirus poses challenges for Michigan's migrant workers and their employers Breana Noble, The Detroit News Published p.m. ET Ap | Updated . The lives of migrant workers were hard, challenging and Essay on How Does of Mice and Men Present the Life of a Migrant Worker John Steinbeck did represent the lives of migrant workers in his novel Of Mice and Men. The lives of migrant workers were hard, challenging and During the time when the book is set The American Dream was very much.

      As migrant workers trekked and crowded rail stations, the state woke up to their presence. Assurances of food were held out but the trust had been breached. Finally, the state agreed to run trains. Intrastate Migratory Worker - A person who moves around working in sections of a state. Labor Crew - A group of seasonal workers who travel together under a crew leader. Single - A male farm worker who travels without his family, however they may still be part of a crew.


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