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Fink, Gary M.

Overview
Works: 24 works in 112 publications in 1 language and 6,840 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography‡vDictionaries  Conference papers and proceedings  Case studies  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HD8073.A1, B
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Most widely held works by Gary M Fink
Labor unions by Gary M Fink( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical dictionary of American labor leaders( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carter presidency : policy choices in the post-New Deal era( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grounded on research conducted at the Carter Library, The Carter Presidency is an incisive reassessment of an isolated Democratic administration from the vantage point of twenty years. It is a milestone in the historical appraisal of that administration, inviting us to take a new look at Jimmy Carter and see what his presidency represented for a dramatically changing America
Biographical dictionary of American labor by Gary M Fink( Book )

16 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelude to the Presidency : the political character and legislative leadership style of Governor Jimmy Carter by Gary M Fink( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in Southern labor history : selected papers by Gary M Fink( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern workers and their unions, 1880-1975 : selected papers by Southern Labor History Conference( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills strike of 1914-1915 : espionage, labor conflict, and New South industrial relations by Gary M Fink( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this richly documented volume, Gary M. Fink asks why unionism failed and why industrialists in southern textiles behaved as they did. He suggests that southern textile manufacturers believed that they existed on the brink of economic ruin. The insecurities bred by that assumption, combined with their fervent belief in private property rights, dictated a specific approach to industrial relations
Labor's search for political order; the political behavior of the Missouri labor movement, 1890-1940 by Gary M Fink( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organizing Dixie : Alabama workers in the industrial era by Philip Taft( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race, class, and community in Southern labor history by Gary M Fink( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the leadership of Gary M Fink and Merl E. Reed, Georgia State University has hosted the Southern Labor Studies Conferences approximately every two years. The conferences have yielded two previous volumes, published in 1977 and 1981, and this volume, which contains selected papers from the seventh conference held in 1991. As evidenced by the quality of these essays, the field of southern labor history has come into its own. Research interest is peaking: the practitioners are younger scholars, and much of their work emphasizes the new social and political history. While the topics covered in this volume usually reflect that methodology, their chronology ranges from the antebellum period to the 1970s, suggesting the variety of sources and changing research approaches that can be used in rendering new meaning to the past. Although the subject of gender was generally a minor theme in these sessions, work now being done leaves no doubt that at some future conference gender will attract a commanding amount of attention. In introducing and describing their respective areas, the associate editors, Robert M. Zieger (textile workers), Joe W. Trotter Jr., (African Americans), and Clifford M. Kuhn (labor politics), have provided a rich historiographical background. The essays in this volume will enlighten the reader on many important aspects of the history of southern labor, and they will also raise new questions to be explained by other scholars and future conferences
State labor proceedings : a bibliography of the AFL, CIO, and AFL-CIO proceedings, 1885-1974, held in the AFL-CIO Library by Gary M Fink( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AFL-CIO Executive Council statements and reports, 1956-1975 by AFL-CIO( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of social and political attitudes in the Missouri labor movement, 1900-1940 by Gary M Fink( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AFL-CIO Executive Council statements and reports, 1956-1975 by AFL-CIO( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statements and reports, 1956-1975( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greenwood encyclopedia of American institutions( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black workers in antebellum Richmond by Suzanne Schnittman( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A 3D program visualization system by Gary M Fink( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James L. Maddex oral history interview by James L Maddex( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of an oral history interview with James L. Maddex, Jr. on December 7, 1978 in which he discusses his involvement in the Carter reorganization study; government agencies involved in reorganization; prison reform; Jim McIntyre; legal aspects of reorganization; Bill Roper; chain of command; Jimmy Carter; volunteers for study; business and government coalition; budget considerations; Ellis McDougal; comparison of study teams and department heads; criminal justice department; Ernest Vandiver; pressure to combine agencies; Carter and Ben Fortson; Sam Caldwell; Walter O. Brooks; state library; Carter's attention to details; Carter's defense of reorganization plan; George T. Smith; plan's supporters in the General Assembly; public relations; judicial system; reform; Tom Linder, Jr.; Bill Nash; "Goals for Georgia"; Maddex's opinion of the effectiveness of the study; criminal justice; Human Resources Agency; and Maddex's opinion of Carter's administration
 
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Labor unionsThe Greenwood encyclopedia of American institutions
Alternative Names
Fink, Gary

Fink, Gary M.

Languages
English (101)

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The Carter presidency : policy choices in the post-New Deal eraBiographical dictionary of American laborPrelude to the Presidency : the political character and legislative leadership style of Governor Jimmy CarterEssays in Southern labor history : selected papersSouthern workers and their unions, 1880-1975 : selected papersThe Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills strike of 1914-1915 : espionage, labor conflict, and New South industrial relationsOrganizing Dixie : Alabama workers in the industrial eraThe Greenwood encyclopedia of American institutions