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Police Social Work

Overview page. Subjects: Social Work.

Police social workers are professionally trained social workers or individuals with related academic degrees employed within police departments or social service agencies who receive...

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Nightlife in the City

Peter C. Baldwin.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online March 2015 .

Article. Subjects: US Cultural History; Urban History. 10451 words.

Today the term nightlife typically refers to social activities in urban commercial spaces—particularly drinking, dancing, dining, and listening to live musical performances. This was not...

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Public Sector Unionism

Joseph E. Hower.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Political History; Urban History; Labour History. 8884 words.

Government employees are an essential part of the early-21st-century labor movement in the United States. Teachers, firefighters, and police officers are among the most heavily unionized...

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American Labor and Working-Class History, 1900–1945

Jeffrey Helgeson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: US History 1900 - 1945; Urban History; Labour History. 14249 words.

Early 20th century American labor and working-class history is a subfield of American social history that focuses attention on the complex lives of working people in a rapidly changing...

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