Workers at War
Labor in China’s Arsenals, 1937-1953
Joshua H. Howard

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Workers at War

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Introduction

1.      To Buy or to Build? Economic Development and the Arms Industry

2.      Fortresses of the Great Rear: The Wartime Economy of the Arms Industry

3.      Finding Work: Origins and Composition of the Arsenal Workforce

4.      Inside the Arsenals: Conditions of Work and Life

5.      Chongqing's Most Wanted: The Mobility and Resistance of Arsenal Workers

6.      The Nationalist Project: Coercion, Consent, and Conflict

7.      Organizing, 1937-1946

8.      The Labor Movement, 1946-1949

9.      Yu Zusheng: Organic Intellectuals and the Moral Basis of Class

10.  Deepening the Revolution, 1950-1953

Conclusion

Appendix: The Sources

Notes

Select Bibliography

Interviews

Character List

Index