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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Richard Schneirov  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1948

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Illinois Connection

Richard Schneirov attended the University of Illinois at Chicago and then received his Masters and Ph. D. from Northern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Richard Schneirov received his Ph.D. from Northern Illinois University in 1984. He has taught history at Indiana State University since 1989 and has lectured in Germany and China. His teaching and research interests include labor and working-class history, American politics, the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, and the 1960s counterculture and protest movements.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Labor and urban politics :
ISBN: 0252023749. OCLC Number: 37246254

University of Illinois Press,. .

This finely detailed narrative is the definitive account of the rise to power of the Chicago labor movement amidst the 1877 railroad strike, the 1886 struggle over the eight-hour workday, and the 1894 Pullman strike.

Pride and solidarity :
ISBN: 0875463061. OCLC Number: 27266146

ILR Press,. .