Class Notes (839,095)
Canada (511,185)
LABRST 1A03 (339)
David Goutor (304)


3 Pages

Labour Studies
Course Code
David Goutor

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 3 pages of the document.
Resisting Industrialization Lecture 2-Birth of the Labour Movement Broadening Out at 1 union activism -local -isolated -By late 1860’s:broadening out Growth Within Trades Across Towns, Cities, Regions -expand control of trades Key- Union Card: show this card at a union shop -you agree to work at the union rate if you have a union card Set Union Rate International Unionism Unique Thing of Canadian Unions -Join U.S Based Unions (printers) Upsides -Number one resources -Experience Downsides -Control -Hostile Press: biggest issue that they faced Perspective Today Local Councils Represent Different Trades In 1 City -Hamilton Trades Assembly (1865) -Toronto Trades Assembly (1871) Local Voice (of labour) -Strike support, Boycotts Later: Political Lobbying Ninestour Movement 1 Broad Campaign on One Issue Issue: Hours of Work 9hr day, 6 days a week -54 hour week -Weekends? “Communist Talk” -Work until your boss says so Challenging Views of Workers  “Fruits of Progress” -society are making huge advances and we need to make sure workers are getting some sort of reward or reform  Victorian Values Again -challenged victorian values  Fear of Idle Masses -good as a means of control Turning Victorianism Self-Help Civic Role Family Role -need fathers at home raising their kids and sons in particular But Problem=time -if we are working all the time we can not d
More Less
Unlock Document

Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.