Working class

Great Expectations

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The orphaned Pip is serving as a blacksmith's apprentice when an unknown benefactor supplies the means for him to be educated in London as a gentleman of "great expectations."

Great Expectations

The Transforming Industrial Heartland (2003)

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This video program features two case studies on Europe: Liverpool: A Tale of Two Cities

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00:29
The Transforming Industrial Heartland

Labor and Management: How do they Come to Terms? (2012)

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The International Ladies Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) strike in the early 1900s was inspired by poor working conditions and low wages.

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High
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00:28
Labor and Management: How do they Come to Terms?

Migrant Struggle (2003)

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Migrant Struggle

Americans have often defined themselves through their relationship to the land. This program traces the social fiction of three key American voices: John Steinbeck, Carlost Bulosan, and Helena María Viramontes.

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High
Professional
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00:28
Migrant Struggle