A journey through hell : factors that promoted and discouraged child labor in the American glass industry from 1830-1938 / Carolina G. Downie.

Title: 
A journey through hell : factors that promoted and discouraged child labor in the American glass industry from 1830-1938 / Carolina G. Downie.
Author/Artist: 
Downie, Carolina G.
Publisher: 
[2012?]
Description: 
19 leaves ; 28 cm.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
131010
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
HD6250.U5.D75
Notes: 
Unpublished essay.
At head of pages: Downie C, 002310-007.
Includes bibliographical references (leaves 17-19).
Gift; Carolina Downie; 2012; 1000123962
Contents: 
Growth of the glass industry prior to 1830 --
Apprenticeships as a form of child labor --
The role of workers' characteristics in the demand for child labor --
The role of wages in the demand for child labor --
The role of mechanization in the demand for child labor --
The role of unions in the promotion of child labor --
The effect of child labor laws on the child labor market --
Reactions from glass manufacturers to a changing labor market --
The effect of child labor on the health of the glass industry.