qThe Bonds of Labor is a book that augments both historical studies of class relations and the labor movement as well as literary studies of German themes and images by exploring the cultural history of responses to social inequities. This literary exploration of the industrial world will be important reading for scholars and students of German cultural and social history, German literature, and labor studies.q--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights ReservedAlthough some sectors of Social Democracy and the trade unions were suspicious of calls for a labor service, the most sustained, ... 112 Consequently, their concrete goal was not to subject young people to militarized manual labor, but rather to create ... If one stands for months in the mud, rain, and snow, shoveling dirt into trucks with aching limbs, one learns to experience work only as an ordeal.
|Title||:||The Bonds of Labor|
|Publisher||:||Wayne State University Press - 2000|