Nissen, Bruce

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NISSEN, Bruce. American, b. 1948. Genres: Organized labor. Career: Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, assistant professor of labor studies, 1981-85; Indiana University Northwest, Gary, associate professor of labor studies, 1985-97; Florida International University, Miami, program director for labor studies, 1997-. Publications: Fighting for Jobs: Case Studies of Labor-Community Coalitions Confronting Plant Closings, 1995. EDITOR & CONTRIBUTOR: (and author of intro., with S. Larson) Theories of the Labor Movement, 1987; U.S. Labor Relations, 1945-1989: Accommodation and Conflict, 1990; (with C. Craypo) Grand Designs: The Impact of Corporate Strategies on Workers, Unions, and Communities, 1993; Unions and Workplace Reorganization, 1998; Which Direction for Organized Labor? Essays on Organizing, Outreach, and Internal Transformation, 1999; Unions in a Globalized Environment: Changing Borders, Organizational Boundaries, and Social Roles, 2002. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: Center for Labor Research, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]