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Shostak, Arthur B.

Overview
Works: 76 works in 280 publications in 1 language and 10,413 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HD8072, 331.0973
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Most widely held works about Arthur B Shostak
 
Most widely held works by Arthur B Shostak
Viable utopian ideas : shaping a better world by Arthur B Shostak( )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utopias - whether philosophical, literary, or actual experiments - are attempts to solve all social problems. In the wake of the attack on the World Trade Center, unfolding corporate scandals, and other devastating shocks, it is natural to search for practical lessons in utopian literature. In this collection noted sociologists renew the call to develop an altruistic social order. They address a wide variety of topics as they look for viable utopian ideas that can be applied to today's society. Written in an engaging, jargon-free style, and directed to introductory sociology students as well a
Blue-collar world; studies of the American worker by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New perspectives on poverty by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robust unionism : innovations in the labor movement by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociology in action; case studies in social problems and directed social change by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue-collar stress by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men and abortion : lessons, losses, and love by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privilege in America; an end to inequality? by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The air controllers' controversy : lessons from the PATCO strike by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue-collar life by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

10 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impacts of changing employment : if the good jobs go away( Book )

14 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's forgotten labor organization; a survey of the role of the single-firm independent union in American industry by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected Bibliography: p. 135-139
Modern social reforms; solving today's social problems by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CyberUnion : empowering labor through computer technology by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key players in organized labour in the USA and abroad are busy modernizing their communications and making creative and effective use of computers and other technology. The author of this book argues that the road to CyberUnion has begun and that those unions are ensuring a future strength
Putting sociology to work; case studies in the application of sociology to modern social problems by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating the school you want : learning @ tomorrow's edge( )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational futuristics--a creative mix of dynamic pedagogy and evolving futuristics--offers K-12 professionals, parents of school-age children, and youngsters alike a new tool for upgrading the learning that significantly shapes our future. This book makesa case for its empowering employ, offers over twenty pragmatic classroom exercises, warns against employment mistakes, calls for a paradigm shift in K-12 education, and details ways to get there from here. Building on a the previous book by the author (Anticipate the School You Want), this new book responds to questions raised by readers of th
Sociology and student life: toward a new campus; selected readings for introductory sociology by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our sociological eye : personal essays on society and culture( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anticipate the school you want : futurizing K-12 education by Arthur B Shostak( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across America, especially in the aftermath of 9/11, parents rely on K12 schooling to prepare their children for the shocks, the perils, and especially the bright possibilities that are part of our warp-speed future. A new generation of school staffers isforging a fresh learning partnership with youngsters for whom creative computer-based schooling is as natural as breathing. Together, these staffers and students seek empowering ways to draw on futuristics, a pedagogy that makes the most of the study oftomorrow. Anticipate the School You Want offers pragmatic program ideas, along with many ope
Defeating terrorism/developing dreams : beyond 9/11 and the Iraq War( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and current situation of relations between the United States and the Middle East, discussing the attacks of September 11 and the Iraq wars
 
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Robust unionism : innovations in the labor movement
Alternative Names
Arthur B. Shostak Amerikaans futuroloog

Arthur B. Shostak Author, Sociologist, & Futurist

Shostak, Arthur B.

Languages
English (171)

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Robust unionism : innovations in the labor movementMen and abortion : lessons, losses, and loveThe air controllers' controversy : lessons from the PATCO strikeImpacts of changing employment : if the good jobs go awayCyberUnion : empowering labor through computer technologyCreating the school you want : learning @ tomorrow's edgeAnticipate the school you want : futurizing K-12 educationDefeating terrorism/developing dreams : beyond 9/11 and the Iraq War