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001 Argentina

Buenos Aires CESS Centro de Estudios Socioeconomicos y Sindicales


Centre for Studies in Socioeconomics and Labour

002 Argentina Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires TEL Taller de Estudios Laborales


Factory of Labor Studies
Produces information, qualification and resources destined to strengthen trade union demands of the workers and its organizations.
003 Australia Queensland
Brisbane CREW The Centre for Research on Employment and Work




Griffith University
004 Australia South Australia
Adelaide
Centre for Labour Studies




University of Adelaide
005 Australia South Australia
Adelaide NILS National Institute of Labour Studies




The Flinders University of South Australia
006 Australia Victoria
Melbourne IISH International Institute of Social History
ICASBL International Council on Archives Section of Business and Labour Archives

To promote professional and scholarly cooperation and communication between business and labour archives and archivists
007 Belgium

Brussels FGTB Fédération Générale du Travail de Belgique
IWERF Institut Wallon d'Etudes, de Recherches et de Formation

Studies and research of the Wallonia union
008 Belgium

Leuven HIVA Hoger instituut voor de arbeid


Higher Institute for Labour Studies
Research activities: Work and Organisation; Education and Labour Market; Social and Economic Policy; Sustainable Development.
009 Belgium

Liege FGTB Fédération Générale du Travail de Belgique
FAR Fondation Andre Renard

Foundation offerring access to studies, publications, resources and services for labour union members.
010 Brazil SP
Sao Paulo
UNITRABALHO


Inter University Labour Study and Research Network
Carries out studies, researches and projects on the world of labour
011 Canada AB
Athabaska
Labour Studies Program at Athabasca University




All of our courses are available entirely through distance education and you can enrol in them from anywhere in the world.
012 Canada AB
Leduc AFLE Aspen Foundation for Labour Education





013 Canada BC
Burnaby
Centre for Labour Studies

Centre for Labour Studies at Simon Fraser University

Promotes the study and understanding of labour, working people, and their organizations from a comprehensive perspective.
014 Canada BC
North Vancouver
Labour Studies




Capilano College
015 Canada BC
Vancouver
Global Solidarity School

A school for building social change - bringing together students seeking to build a better world.


016 Canada BC
Vancouver BCTF British Columbia Teachers' Federation

Youth, Unions, and YOU

A Secondary Teacher's Guide to Labour Studies for B.C. Schools
017 Canada MB
Winnipeg
University of Manitoba - Arts: Labour and Workplace Studies




Examines, analyzes and explains the world of work
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018 Canada ON
Hamilton
Labour Studies On-Line Learning Centre




McMaster University
019 Canada ON
Hamilton
Labour Studies Programme




McMaster University
020 Canada ON
Hamilton CILN Canadian International Labour Network




Effects of labour market laws on employment outcomes
021 Canada ON
Ottawa
Caledon Institute of Social Policy

Canada's Voice for Progressive, Practicable Social Policy

Deals with poverty and other social and economic inequalities
022 Canada ON
Ottawa
Conference Board of Canada





023 Canada ON
Ottawa
Directed Interdisciplinary Studies Programs and Courses

Labour Studies

Carleton University
024 Canada ON
Ottawa CCSD Canadian Council on Social Development




Advancing social programs
025 Canada ON
Ottawa CLC-CTC Canadian Labour Congress-Congres du travail du Canada

Labour College of Canada

To develop leadership by increasing the ability of unionists to understand, analyze, and deal with every day problems and issues
026 Canada ON
Ottawa CPRN Canadian Policy Research Networks





027 Canada ON
Ottawa CSLS Centre for the Study of Living Standards





028 Canada ON
St Catharines
Brock University - Department of Labour Studies




Builds on the disciplines of Economics, Political Science and Sociology to offer a multi-disciplinary approach to workers and work
029 Canada ON
Sudbury
Labour and Trade Union Studies Program

Labour and Trade Union Studies at Laurentian

Examines the organizations created by workers to further and defend their interests, the changing world of work and workers.
030 Canada ON
Toronto
C.D. Howe Institute





031 Canada ON
Toronto
Changing our Community' forums presented by the Toronto & York Region Labour Council

November 2005, February 2006, May 2006: A 3 part forum designed to involve union members and volunteers in their local communities

Register for one or all of these forums in the CHANGING OUR COMMUNITY series: COMMUNITY CHANGE; WOMEN IN POLITICS; LABOUR RALLIES
032 Canada ON
Toronto
School of Labour

Centre for Community Services and Development

George Brown College
033 Canada ON
Toronto
York University Labour Studies Programme




Explores the world of work and workers
034 Canada ON
Toronto LEC Labour Education Centre

Powering the Labour Movement

Building the internal capacity of unions to plan, deliver, and evaluate their own member education and training programs.
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035 Canada ON
Windsor
University of Windsor Labour Studies Programme





036 Costa Rica

San José CIDH International Center for Sustainable Human Development
CLS Center for Labor Studies

Research and policy discussion of employability, labor standards, labor conditions, social security, gender and labor democracy.
037 England East Yorkshire East Riding and Lincolnshire Hull
Hull Trade Union Studies Centre




East Riding College offeres courses for Union reps, Safety Reps, Learning Reps as well as Computer Courses and Certificate Courses
038 England Lancashire Cumbria, Cheshire and Lancashire Preston TULS Trade Union and Labour Studies

Labour and Employment Studies

Preston College provides quality training, support and advice in our specialised centres.
039 England Oxfordshire Worldwide Oxford ILTUS International Labour and Trade Union Studies HQ
Ruskin College

Information about Certificate, BA (Hons) and MA courses
040 Finland
Nation Wide Tampere
Työ Verrko

Labour Net

A Graduate School on Labour and Welfare Studies providing a new training opportunity specialised on labour and welfare issues.
041 France Haute-Loire Auvergne Le Puy-en-Velay EE L'Ecole Emancipée 43




Presenting trade union information since 1910
042 France Paris Ile-de-France Paris IST Institut Supérieur du Travail


Higher Institute of Work

043 India

New Delhi CEC Centre for Education and Communication




A resource centre for labour - in particular, of those in the unorganised and informal sectors.
044 Japan Saitama-ken
Toda-shi CTLS Center for Transnational Labor Studies



Japanese/Eng. To explore a new Transnational Labor Studies by deepening international communication among workers and researchers.
045 Japan Tokyo
Chiyoda-ku ILEC Institute of Labor Education and Culture





046 Korea

Seoul KILSP Korean Institute for Labour Studies and Policies





047 Korea

Seoul KLI Korea Labor Institute



Korean/English Devoted to conducting policy-oriented research on a wide spectrum of labor issues
048 Mexico DF
Mexico City
Red Laboral México de Investigadores del Trabajo

Proyecto de investigacion del area de desarrollo del capitalismo y movimiento obrero de la UAM-Xochimilco

The effects of neoliberalism on the labor conditions and the subjectivity of the workers in Latin America.
049 Netherlands

Amsterdam ISHSS International School for Humanities and Social Sciences HQ



The ISHSS offers a new, one year MA programme in the field of Comparative and European Labour Studies
050 Pakistan

Karachi PILER Pakistan Institute of Labour Education & Research

Promoting Labour Rights Through Education, Research, Mobilization, Campaigns & Advocacy


051 Philippines

Manilla UP-SOLAIR University of the Philippines-School of Labor and Industrial Relations




Committed to the empowerment of labor, enlightened industrial relations and social justice. Providing high quality instruction
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052 Spain Murcia
Murcia UGT Unión General de Trabajadores
IFES Instituto de Formación y Estudios Sociales Institute of Formation and Social Studies

053 Spain Valencia
Valencia
Escola de Formació Vicent Redolat




Providing labour education for members of the regional members of the Union General de Trabajadores
054 Sweden Stockholm Nation Wide Stockholm NIWL National Institute for Working Life


National Institute for Working Life English/Swedish A centre of knowledge for issues related to working life. It conducts research and development on all facets of working life.
055 US AR
Little Rock LEP Labor Education Program




Provides educational services and training programs for labor organizations and workers
056 US AZ
Flagstaff
Labor Studies




Northern Arizona University
057 US AZ
Flagstaff
Labor Studies

Womens Studies

Northern Arizona University
058 US AZ
Tempe
Labor Studies




Maricopa County Community College District
059 US CA
Berkeley IIR Institute of Industrial Relations
CLRE Center for Labor Research and Education

Work on increasing the effectiveness of unions in addressing new members, new unions, and the new economy.
060 US CA
Los Angeles
Center for Labor Research and Education




The University of California, Los Angeles provides a unique role as a bridge between the University and the Labor community
061 US CA
Oakland
Laney College Labor Studies Club





062 US CA
San Francisco
Labor Studies




City College of San Francisco
063 US CA
San Francisco
Labor Studies




San Francisco State University
064 US CA
San Francisco
Labor Studies




San Francisco State University
065 US CA
Thousand Oaks LSJ Labor Studies Journal

A journal covering issues related to work, workers, labor organizations, and labor studies and worker education in the US and internationally.


066 US CT
Storrs
Labor Education Center




University of Connecticut College of Continuing Studies
067 US DC Nationwide Washington
Union Privilege

Union Leaders of the Future Scholarship

Accredited Labor Programs
068 US DC
Washington
Bureau of National Affairs





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069 US DC
Washington
Program in Labor Studies




George Washington University
070 US DC
Washington DJDI Debs-Jones-Douglass Institute




Providing education using the fullest range of methods, curricula and delivery systems.
071 US FL Statewide Miami CLRS Center for Labor Research & Studies

Promotes research, curriculum development, teaching and community services in labor-management relations

Florida International University
072 US GA
Atlanta
Labor-Management Relations Studies Program

Serves the training and educational needs of working people, their employers and their labor organizations

W.J. Usery Center
073 US GA
Atlanta
Labor Studies Program




Georgia State University
074 US IA
Iowa City
Labor Center




University of Iowa
075 US IA
Iowa City
University of Iowa Labor Center




Reaches over 3,000 Iowa union leaders with a wide range of non-credit educational programs
076 US IL
Chicago
Labor Education Center

Labor Education Program

DePaul University
077 US IN
Gary IUN DLS Indiana University Northwest Division of Labor Studies

Labor Studies

Provides educational resources to workers and unions in Indiana and elsewhere.
078 US IN
Indianapolis IU DLS Indiana University Division of Labor Studies

A leader in a unique field that seeks to strengthen the rights of working people.

We provide dynamic, innovative instruction and enjoy national acclaim as the largest worker-centered, university-based program.
079 US IN
Kokomo
Labor Studies

Provides professional education for working people through the Division of Labor Studies

Indiana University Kokomo
080 US IN
South Bend IUSB DLS Indiana University South Bend Division of Labor Studies




Choose a Labor Studies major today!
081 US IN
South Bend IUSB DLS Indiana University South Bend Division of Labor Studies

Labor Studies

Learn skills that you can apply to your day-to-day activities at your workplace, in your union and in the community.
082 US IN Worldwide Westville
CONTEMPORARY LABOR BIBLIOGRAPHY - Kim Scipes, Ph.D.

In this bibliography are many of the most current publications on the US Labor Movement today

Writings by labor activists and engaged academics, as well as publications on a growing number of unions and labor movements
083 US KY
Lexington CLEAR Center for Labor Education & Research
UK CLEAR University of Kentucky Center for Labor Education & Research

Presents labor education programs and applied research on issues of interest to Kentucky's working people.
084 US MA
Amherst
The Labor Center

Labor Relations Research Center

University of Massachusetts, Amherst
085 US MA
Boston LRC Labor Resource Center

Labor Resource Center at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Offers a Bachelor of Arts and undergraduate leadership certificate in Labor Studies
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086 US MA World wide Boston UALE United Association for Labor Education




Labor educators dedicated: to promote labor education; to develop new leadership; to strengthen the field of labor education;
087 US MA
Cambridge LWP Labor and Worklife Program
HTUP Harvard Trade Union Program

Harvard University
088 US MA
Lowell
UMass Labor Extension Program




Provides educational services and technical assistance to unions in the region
089 US MA
North Dartmouth
Labor Studies




University of Massachusetts
090 US MD
Silver Spring AFL-CIO American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations HQ NLC National Labor College

As of 2004, an accredited degree-granting college. (Formerly named the George Meany Center for Labor Studies, a training center)
091 US MD
Silver Spring NLC National Labor College

As labor's own college, we are preparing today's unionists for tomorrow's challeges.

You can earn a Bachelor of Arts Degree from one of the world's premier labor education institutions.
092 US ME
Orono
Bureau of Labor Education




University of Maine
093 US ME
Orono BLE Bureau of Labor Education

MAINE WORKS!

Helps Maine workers and others assess their own situation in relation to the global economic, political, and social environment
094 US MI
Ann Arbor LSC Labor Studies Center

Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations

University of Michigan
095 US MI
Dearborn CLCS Center for Labor and Community Studies

Dedicated to adult education that empowers workers to keep pace with the changing global economy.

University of Michigan-Dearborn
096 US MI
Detroit
Wayne State University Labor Studies Center




Committed to strengthening the capacity of organized labor to represent the needs and interests of workers
097 US MI
Detroit WSU Wayne State University
CULMA College of Urban, Labor & Metropolitan Affairs


098 US MI
East Lansing LEP Labor Education Program

Education for Work and Life

Michigan State University
099 US MN
Minneapolis
Center for Labor Policy




University of Minnesota
100 US MN
Minneapolis LES Labor Education Service




Presented by Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
101 US MN
Minneapolis LES Labor Education Service

Serving Working People for More Than 50 Years

Provides training, applied research services and technical assistance to Minnesota workers and their organizations.
102 US MN
Minneapolis LES Labor Education Service

Serving Working People for over 50 years

Carlson School of Management University of Minnesota
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103 US MO
Columbia
Labor Education Program of The University of Missouri - Columbia




High quality leadership training programs for trade union activists
104 US MO
Independence NAP National Association of Parliamentarians
RP and PRP Registered Parliamentarian and Professional Registered Parliamentarian

For an in-depth knowledge of parliamentary procedure and a thorough familiarity with Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised
105 US MO Kansas City Metropolitan area Kansas City UMKC University of Missouri at Kansas City - Institute for Labor Studies




Provides labor education for the unions and working people
106 US NE
Omaha
William Brennan Institute for Labor Studies




University of Nebraska at Omaha
107 US NJ New Brunswick and Piscataway New Brunswick SMLR School of Management and Labor Relations
LSER Labor Studies and Employment Relations

Rutgers University has an undergraduate, graduate and PhD programs. MHRM & EMHRL Degree, LSER & BA/LSER Degree, PhD in IRHR Degree
108 US NJ
New Brunswick SMLR School of Management and Labor Relations
ULA Union Leadership Academy

Rutgers University
109 US NJ
New Brunswick ULA Union Leadership Academy

Provides a long term continuing educational opportunity for unionists and workers

Rutgers University
110 US NJ
Princeton
Princeton University Social Science Center Reference Collections





111 US NV
Las Vegas
Marty Levitt, Justice for Labor Foundation Home

An Advisor and Educator to Organized Labor

The only worlwide resource on how to expose corporate terrorism and bust union busting.
112 US NY
Albany ALSC American Labor Studies Center




To collect, analyze, evaluate, create and disseminate labor history and labor studies curricula and related materials
113 US NY
Bohemia The LMC The Labor-Management Center

Working Together to Build a Better World

Offers courses in labor / management relations, human resources, employment law, dispute resolution and union leadership.
114 US NY
Flushing
Labor Studies Program




Queens College of the City of New York
115 US NY
Hempstead CLD Center for the Study of Labor and Democracy




Hofstra University
116 US NY
Ithaca
Cornell Labor Programs

Labor's Future Begins Today

Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations
117 US NY
Ithica
Union Leadership Institute

Providing New York's union leaders with tools to tackle the tough issues facing today's labor movement.

Cornell University
118 US NY
New York
Labor Studies




Empire State College - The Harry Van Arsdale Jr. Center for Labor Studies
119 US NY
New York
Labor Studies Program




City College of New York
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120 US NY
New York
Queens College Worker Education

Worker Education at Queens College

Comprised of the Labor Education and Advancement Project (LEAP), the Worker Education Extension Center, the Labor Resource Center
121 US NY
New York
The Harry Van Arsdale Jr. Center for Labor Studies




Empire State College
122 US NY
New York
The Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies

Serves the educational, policy and research needs of unions and their members.

Offers union members comprehensive information and academic support services
123 US NY
Scarsdale
Work In America Institute





124 US OH
Yellow Springs
Antioch University - Online Bachelor of Arts in Human Services Administration

Prepares you with the skills to move with confidence into supervisory or administrative roles in the human services field or in related settings


125 US OH
Youngstown
Labor Studies




Youngstown State
126 US OH
Youngstown CWCS Center for Working-Class Studies




Youngstown State University
127 US PA
Indiana
Pennsylvania Center for the Study of Labor Relations




Indiana University of Pennsylvania
128 US PA
Philadelphia
Comey Institute of Industrial Relations




Providing low cost education to individuals interested in learning about issues affecting work and the workplace.
129 US PA
Philadelphia
Labor Studies & Work

Book List

Temple University
130 US PA
Philadelphia
Labor Studies Department




Saint Joseph's University
131 US PA
Pittsburgh LSER Labor Studies and Employment Relations




Penn State
132 US PA
Upper Burrell
Labor Education Program




Pennsylvania State University
133 US RI
Cranston
Institute for Labor Studies & Research

Institute for Labor Studies and Research

The largest provider of workplace literacy programs in Rhode Island!
134 US TN
Murfreesboro TNCLMR Tennessee Center for Labor-Management Relations
tnlabormgmt@tnlabormgmt.o


Middle Tennessee State University
135 US TX
Austin SWLSA Southwest Labor Studies Association




Promotes public understanding of both the labor movement's heritage and current undertakings, as well as working class experience
136 US TX
Lubbock LCU - MSHS Lubbock Christian University - Master of Science in Human Services

Gives you the skills to lead, start, or transform a nonprofit organization, lift up those in need, and promote healthy families.


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137 US VA
Richmond
Virginia Labor Studies Center




Virginia Commonwealth University
138 US WA
Olympia
Labor Education & Research Center




Evergreen State College
139 US WA
Olympia
Labor Education Center




Evergreen State College
140 US WA
Seattle
Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies




University of Washington honors the legacy of the outstanding founder / leader of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union
141 US WA
Seattle
Labor Studies




University of Washington
142 US WI
Madison
School for Workers

Education for a democratic workplace

The labor education department of the University of Wisconsin-Extension, Continuing Education program to educate workers
143 US WI
Madison
SCHOOL FOR WORKERS




Labor education department of the University of Wisconsin-Extension, Continuing Education
144 US WV
Morgantown ILSR Institute for Labor Studies and Research




West Virginia University
145 Venezuela Miranda
San Antonio de los Altos UTAL Universidad de los Trabajadores de América Latina






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