Labour / Le Travail 8/9


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Editor's Note/Note du Directeur


"Joe Beef of Montréal: Working Class Culture and the Tavern, 1869-1889"
Peter DeLottinville
"'A Link Between Labour and Learning': The Workers Educational Association in Ontario, 1917-1951"
Ian Radforth and Joan Sangster
"Rosvall and Voutilainen: Two Union Men Who Never Died"
Satu Repo
"La grève de Murdochville (1957)"
Guy Bélanger


Death and Rebirth of the American Mill Town
Alan Dawley
Classifying Culture
Bryan D. Palmer
History, Anthropology, and the Concept of Culture
Ian McKay

Research Reports/Rapports du Recherche

Un Aspect de la consolidation du pouvoir d'État de la bourgeoisie coloniale: la législation anti-ouvrière dans le Bas-Canada, 1800-50
Robert Tremblay
Les travailleurs juifs de la confection à Montréal (1910-80)
Jacques Rouillard


A Newfoundland Printer on the Tramp
Robert H. Babcock
Songs of Protest from Edenwald
Jonathan Wagner

Work Poems/Poésie du Travail

Review Essays/Notes Critiques

After Slavery: Black Labour and the Postwar Southern Economy
John T. O'Brien
Staying on the Straight and Narrow: Recent Books on Violence, Crime, and the Question of Order in Nineteenth-Century Urban America
John Weaver
Women's Paid Work: The North American and Western European Experience
Marjorie Cohen
The Peculiarities of African Labour and Working-Class History
Richard Roberts


The Canadian Labour Bibliography/La Bibliographie du mouvement ouvrier canadien
Marcel Leduc and Douglas Vaisey