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Farewell to the Factory: Auto Workers in the Late Twentieth Century

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This study exposes the human side of the decline of the U.S. auto industry, tracing the experiences of two key groups of General Motors workers: those who took a cash buyout and left the factory, and those who remained and felt the effects of new technology and other workplace changes. Milkman's extensive interviews and surveys of workers from the Linden, New Jersey, GM pl ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published May 1st 1997 by University of California Press (first published April 1st 1997)
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