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Reuther, Victor G. (Victor George) 1912-2004

Overview
Works: 95 works in 121 publications in 2 languages and 1,598 library holdings
Genres: History  Filmed interviews  Filmed panel discussions  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Oral histories  Interviews (Sound recordings)  Newsreels 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: HD6509.R39, B
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Prospects of mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt. challenged at home and abroad( Visual )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erwin D. Canham, editor of The Christian Science Monitor moderates (substituting for Mrs. Roosevelt). Guests discuss whether the economic system is one of free enterprise or of mixed economy. They also analyze the need for more comprehensive planning to strengthen the United States' domestic economy and to enable the U.S. to compete successfully in world markets
Brothers on the line( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the extraordinary journey and legacy of the Reuther brothers Walter, Roy and Victor, prolilfic labor leaders and organizers whose crusade for social justice, at the helm of the United Auto Workers union, forever transformed the auto industry and labor in this country. The film follows the brothers as they rise from shop-floor organizers in 1930s Detroit to leaders in collective bargaining, civil rights activism, and international labor solidarity. Spanning over forty years, and featuring an impressive roster of interviewees including autoworkers and executives, historians, activists, professors and civil rights leaders, the film delivers on in-depth examination of the legacy of the visionary labor organizers. A timely tale of one family's quest to compel industrial America to live up to its promise of a fair day's wages for a fair day of work, this is a dramatic document of successful social action--Adapted from container
Die Brüder Reuther : eine Autobiographie sowie die Geschichte der amerikanischen Automobilarbeitergewerkschaft UAW by Victor G Reuther( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brothers Reuther and the story of the UAW : a memoir by Victor G Reuther( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the unlikely rise of a gritty American original, Harry Truman. He was a farmer, a bankrupt businessman, an unknown politician from Missouri who suddenly found himself president. Of all the men who had held America's highest office, Harry Truman was the least prepared, but he would prove to be a surprise. Facing some of the biggest crises of the century, Truman would end the war with Germany, use the atomic bomb against Japan, confront an expanding Soviet Union and wage war in Korea--all while the woman he adored, his wife Bess, refused to stay in the White House and play the role of First Lady
Truman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the unlikely rise of a gritty American original, Harry Truman. He was a farmer, a bankrupt businessman, an unknown politician from Missouri who suddenly found himself president. Of all the men who had held America's highest office, Harry Truman was the least prepared, but he would prove to be a surprise. Facing some of the biggest crises of the century, Truman would end the war with Germany, use the atomic bomb against Japan, confront an expanding Soviet Union and wage war in Korea--all while the woman he adored, his wife Bess, refused to stay in the White House and play the role of First Lady
Union democracy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows efforts to organize a textile plant in North Carolina and to replace the leadership of a Boilermakers local. Describes pieces of labor legislation-- the Wagner Act of 1935, the Taft-Hartley Act of 1947, and the Landrum-Griffin Act of 1959
The brothers Reuther and the story of the UAW. United Automobile Workers A memoir by Victor G Reuther( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unions in crisis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses historical footage to illustrate issues involved in the decline in union membership after the period when one-third of American labor was unionized
American capitalism : challenged at home and abroad( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erwin D. Canham, editor of The Christian Science Monitor moderates (substituting for Mrs. Roosevelt). Guests discuss whether the economic system is one of free enterprise or of mixed economy. They also analyze the need for more comprehensive planning to strengthen the United States' domestic economy and to enable the U.S. to compete successfully in world markets
New evidence of the militarization of America : a report issued by Pearl Buck, Louis Bromfield, Albert Einstein ... [et al.]( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Military control of American life -- The military and the budget -- The military and manpower -- Military men in government -- Military influence on foreign policy -- The National Security Act, militarism becomes law -- Militarism in education -- The Army and the Boy Scouts -- The military's plans for women -- Military publicity and propaganda -- Selective Service becomes law -- Military control of Selective Service -- Military plans for labor and industry -- Civilian defense -- Compulsory military training -- Hawaii, a sample of what militarism means -- Appendix and footnotes
[Reuther speaks to the A.U.D. Conference in Detroit] by Victor G Reuther( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Reuther addresses the Association for Union Democracy convention in Detroit. Reuther reflects on the struggles and accomplishments of the trade union movement in the U.S. He talks about the partnership with his brothers Walter and Roy, and the work they did with their father Valentine in Wheeling, West Virginia and around the country. Reuther describes the founding of the United Auto Workers union and its challenge to General Motors and Ford. He says union democracy is vital to the success of unions and making gains for workers around the world
Humanistic values in foreign policy : organized groups and the conduct of American foreign policy : religion, industry, labor by Michigan Council for the Humanities( Recording )

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

Richard C. Boys papers by Richard C Boys( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence concerning his work at the University of Michigan; letters from former students describing their World War II experiences; and papers concerning the Summer Session Lecture Series, the Art Cinema League, the local chapter of the American Association of University Professors, and the Faculty Club; also materials dealing with his writing; and photographs. Correspondents include: Langston Hughes, Victor G. Reuther, Elmer Rice, and William W. Whitehouse
[Soundtrack from "Sit down and fight : Walter Reuther & the UAW"] by David G McCullough( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

David McCullough narrates this look at the rise of the United Auto Workers and its trio of leaders, the Reuther brothers and their allies. Using excerpts from newsreels and interviews, the film tells the story of how the UAW was formed and how it became a successful labor union. The story focuses especially on Walter Reuther, his philosophy, motivation, and inspiration as he worked to improve the lives of workers across the country. The film analyzes a revolutionary new tactic, the sit-down strike, the use of which spread after the UAW's success
Victor Reuther Oral History by Ida Burati( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of an audiotape. Reuther talks about Jay Lovestone, George Meany, and the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU)
Automation and collective bargaining by Victor G Reuther( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Reuther, Victor G. 1912-

Reuther, Victor George 1912-2004

Languages
English (50)

German (8)

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