Unemployment rates across the U.S. and in much of the Western world are an issue of concern for many people. Use the following resources to learn more about unemployment and the social, political, and economic issues surrounding it.
Highlights the expanding influence of economics in social science research and features articles and biographies contributed by scholars from around the world on a wide array of global topics in the social sciences.
The Encyclopedia includes: brief descriptions of each issue's historical background, covering important statutes and cases; profiles of various U.S. laws and regulations; and details of how laws and regulations vary from state to state. Each entry focuses on connecting theory of law to everyday practice.
Provides in-depth analysis of more than 300 key events in labor history over the last 200 years, focusing on the relevance of these events to both the labor movement as a whole and to societal changes around the world.