“Forget About Your Inalienable Right to Work”: Deindustrialization and its Discontents at Ford, 1950–1953

Thomas Sugrue

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    Abstract

    Detroit is known the world over as the “Motor City,” Are you trying to change it? Where is your gratitude to your men, your city? We ask what will happen to the thousands who will be let out? What is going to happen to the thousands who are buying homes?.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)112-130
    Number of pages19
    JournalInternational Labor and Working-Class History
    Volume48
    DOIs
    StatePublished - 1995

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    • Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management

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