Puerto Rican Labor Bibliography

Akers Chacón, Justin. Radicals in the Barrio: Magonistas, Socialists, Wobblies, and Communists in the Mexican American Working Class. Chicago, IL: Haymarket Books, 2018.

Barber, Llana. Latino City: Immigration and Urban Crisis in Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1945-2000. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2017.

Fernandez, Johanna. "The Young Lords and the Social and Structural Roots of Late Sixties Urban Radicalism." In Civil Rights in New York City: From World War Ii to the Giuliani Era, edited by Clarence Taylor, 141-60: Fordham University Press, 2011.

Freeman, Joshua Benjamin. City of Workers, City of Struggle: How Labor Movements Changed New York. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019.

Freeman, Joshua B. "The Persistence and Demise of Ethnic Union Locals in New York City after World War II." Journal of American Ethnic History (Spring 2007).

Freeman, Joshua Benjamin. Working-Class New York: Life and Labor since World War Ii. New York: New Press: Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2000.

Goldberg, Barry. "The World of Our Children: Jews, Puerto Ricans, and the Politics of Place and Race on the Lower East Side, 1963-1993." Ph.D., City University of New York, 2017.

Lee, Sonia Song-Ha. Building a Latino Civil Rights Movement: Puerto Ricans, African Americans, and the Pursuit of Racial Justice in New York City. Justice, Power, and Politics. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2014.

Meléndez, Edgardo. Sponsored Migration: The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2017.

———. "Vito Marcantonio, Puerto Rican Migration, and the 1949 Mayoral Election in New York City." [In English]. Centro Journal 22, no. 2 (September 2010).

Meyer, Gerald. "Pedro Albizu Campos, Gilberto Concepción De Gracia, and Vito Marcantonio’s Collaboration in the Cause of Puerto Rico’s Independence." Centro Journal XXIII, no. 1 (Spring 2011).

Mirabal, Nancy Raquel. Suspect Freedoms: The Racial and Sexual Politics of Cubanidad in New York, 1823-1957. Culture, Labor, History Series. New York: New York University Press, 2017.

Ortiz, Altagracia. "'En La Aguja Y El Pedal Eche La Hiel': Puerto Rican Women in the Garment Industry of New York City, 1920-1980." In Puerto Rican Women and Work : Bridges in Transnational Labor, edited by Ortiz Altagracia. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.

———. "Labor Struggles of Puerto Rican Women in the Garment Industry, New York City 1920-1960." Cimarron 1, no. 3 (1988).

———. "Puerto Rican Workers in the Garment Industry of New York City, 1920-1960." In Labor Divided: Race and Ethnicity in United States Labor Struggles, 1835-1960, edited by Robert; Stephenson Asher, Charles. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1990.

Sanabria, Carlos. "Patriotism and Class Conflict in the Puerto Rican Community in New York During the 1920s." Latino Studies Journal 2, no. 2 (1991): 3-16.

Staudenmaier, Michael J. "Between Two Flags: Cultural Nationalism and Racial Formation in Puerto Rican Chicago, 1946-1994."Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016.

Thomas, Lorrin. Puerto Rican Citizen: History and Political Identity in Twentieth-Century New York City. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Thomas, Lorrin R., and Aldo A. Lauria-Santiago. Rethinking the Struggle for Puerto Rican Rights. New York: Routledge, 2018.

Whalen, Carmen Teresa. ""The Day the Dresses Stopped": Puerto Rican Women, the International Ladies Garment Workers' Union, and the 1958 Dressmaker's Strike." In Memories and Migrations: Mapping Boricua and Chicana Histories, edited by Vicki Ruíz and John R. Chávez, xiv, 234 p. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008.