New Books from IRLE Staff

Dreams Deported: Immigrant Youth and Families Resist Deportation

Edited by Kent Wong and Nancy Guarneros

Published by the UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

How Global Migration Changes the Workforce Diversity Equation

Edited by Massimo Pilati, Hina Sheikh, Francesca Sperotti, Chris Tilly

Published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Are Bad Jobs Inevitable?
Trends, Determininants and Responses to Job Quality in the Twenty-First Century

Edited by Chris Warhurst, Francoise Carre, Patricia Findlay and Chris Tilly
Published by Palgrave MacMillian

Just Neighbors? Research on African American and Latino Relations in the United States

Edited by Edward Telles, Mark Sawyer and Gaspar Rivera-Salgado
Published by the Russell Sage Foundation

Other IRLE Books

Miguel Contreras: Legacy of a Labor Leader

Kent Wong and Michael Viola

Published by the UCLA Center for Labor Research and Educationd

Organizing on Separate Shores: Vietnamese and Vietnamese American Union Organizers

Kent Wong and An Le

Published by UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

Underground Undergrads: UCLA Undocumented Immigrant Students Speak Out

Published by UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

Voices for Justice: Asian Pacific American Organizers and the New Labor Movement

Kent Wong

Published by UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

Voices from the Front Lines: Organizing Immigrant Workers in Los Angeles

Ruth Milkman and Kent Wong
Translated by Luis Escala Rabadan
Published by UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

Women’s Work: Los Angeles Homecare Workers Revitalize the Labor Movement

Los Smallwood Cuevas, Kent Wong, Linda Delp
Published by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

Rethinking Workplace Regulation: Beyond the Standard Contract of Employment

Edited by Katherine V.W. Stone (IRLE Faculty Advisory Committee) and Harry Arthurs

Published by the Russell Sage Foundation

Reconnecting to Work: Policies to Mitigate Long-Term Unemployment and Its Consequences

Lauren D. Appelbaum (IRLE Research Affiliate)

Published by Upjohn Institute Press

*Named one of ten “Noteworthy Books in Industrial Relations and Labor Economics, 2012” by Princeton’s Industrial Relations Section

Sunshine Was Never Enough: Los Angeles Workers, 1880-2010

John H.M. Laslett (2009 IRLE Grant Recipient)

Published by University of California Press

From the Global to the Local: The Contributions of Daniel J.B. Mitchell to the Study of Labor and Public Policyhttp://irle.ucla.edu/2007/12/04/global-local-contributions-daniel-j-b-mitchell-study-labor-policy/

Edited by Sanford Jacoby and Chris Erickson (IRLE Faculty Advisory Committee)
Published by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

The Gloves- Off Economy: Workplace Standards at the Bottom of America’s Labor Market

Annette Bernhardt, Heather Boushey, Laura Dresser and Chris Tilly
Published by Cornell University Press

Please see related IRLE report, Confronting the Gloves Off Economy

A Life in Labor Law: The Memoirs of Benjamin Aaron

Benjamin Aaron
Published by the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

Read a tribute to Ben Aaron by former IRLE Director, Ruth Milkman

Organizing Prosperity: Union Effects on Job Quality, Community Betterment, and Industry Standards

Matt Vidal (former IRLE postdoctoral fellow) and David Kusnet
Published by the Economic Policy Institute