Last Updated: 6/21/18 


Ahlquist, John and Margaret Levi. In the Interest of Others: Leaders, Governance, and Political Activism in Membership Organization. Princeton: Princeton University Press, forthcoming 2013. [Union Democracy Reexamined Working Group, 2004-2007]

Baptist, Edward E. and Stephanie M. H. Camp. New Studies in the History of American Slavery. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2006. [New Studies in American Slavery Conference, 2002]

Bergquist, Charles. Labor and the Course of American Democracy: Us History in Latin American Perspective. London: Verso, 1996. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1994-1996]

D’Acosta, Anthony P. The Long March to Capitalism: Embourgeoisment, Internationalization, and Industrial Transformation in India. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. [Faculty Research Grant, 1994-1995]

Dubrow, Gail and Donna Graves. Sento at Sixth and Main: Preserving Landmarks of Japanese American Heritage. Seattle: Seattle Arts Commission, 2002. [Faculty Research Grant, 2001-2002]

Ernst, Rose. The Price of Progressive Politics: The Welfare Rights Movement in an Era of Color Blind Racism. New York City: New York University Press, 2010. [Graduate Research Grant, 2005-2006]

Gold, Roberta. City of Tenants: Women and the Struggle for Citizenship in New York City Housing. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, forthcoming. [Graduate Research Grants, 1999-2000; 2000-2001; 2002-2003]

Griffey, Trevor and David A. Goldberg. Black Power at Work: Community Control, Affirmative Action, and the Construction Industry. Ithaca, NY: ILR Press/Cornell University Press, 2010. [Graduate Student Grant, 2007-2008]

Gregory, James N. The Southern Diaspora: How the Great Migrations of Black and White Southerners Transformed America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2005. [Faculty Research Grant, 2003-2004]

Honey, Michael. Black Workers Remember. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. [Faculty Research Grant, 1994-1995] - Going Down Jericho Road: The Memphis Strike, Martin Luther King’s Last Campaign. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2007. [Faculty Research Grant, 2003-2004]

Honey, Michael. Editor. “All Labor Has Dignity.” Boston: Beacon Press, 2011. [Faculty Research Grant, 2001-2002]

Jacoby, Daniel. Laboring for Freedom: A New Look at the History of Labor in America. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, Inc., 1998.

Jung, Moon-Ho. Coolies and Cane: Race, Labor, and Sugar in the Age of Emancipation. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2006. [Faculty Research Grant, 2002-2003]

Nam, Hwasook. Building Ships, Building a Nation: Korea's Democratic Unionism Under Park Chung Hee. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2009. [Graduate Research Grant, 1994-1995]

Self, Robert O. American Babylon: Race and the Struggle for Postwar Oakland. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2003. [Graduate Research Grant, 1995-1995]

Sohi, Seema. Echoes of mutiny : Race, surveillance, and Indian Anti-colonialism in North America. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. [Graduate Research Grant, 2006-2007] 


Journal Articles and Book Chapters

Andreoli, Derik, Anne Goodchild and Kate Vitasek. “The Rise of Mega Distribution Centers and the Impact on Logistical Uncertainty.” Transportation Letters 2 (2010): 75-88. [Washington State Labor Research Grant, 2007-2008]

Beaudet, Nancy, Dan Jacoby, Catherine Karr, Quan C. Nguyen, and Quynh Kleu. “Children's Environmental Health Experience and Interest Among Pediatric Care Providers in Vietnam.” Journal of Health and Pollution 1, No. 2 (2011). [Faculty Research Grant, 2008-2009]

Beda, Steven. “’More Than a Tea Party’: The IWA Women’s Auxiliary in the Pacific Northwest, 1937-1948.” Pacific Northwest Quarterly 100, No. 3 (Summer 2009): 134-145. [Bridges Chair Research Assistant, 2008-2009]

Dozier, Raine. “Young, Jobless, and Black: Young Women and Economic Downturns.” Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare 38, No. 1 (March 2012): 45-67. [Martha H. Duggan Fellowship in Labor Studies, 2006-2007]

Dozier, Raine. “The Declining Relative Status of Black Women Workers, 1980-2002.” Social Forces 88, No. 4 (June 2010): 1833-1857. [Martha H. Duggan Fellowship in Labor Studies, 2006-2007]

Dozier, Raine. “Accumulating Disadvantage: The Growth in the Black-White Wage Gap Among Women.” Journal of African American Studies 14, No. 3 (March 2010): 279-301. [Best Graduate Paper Prize, 2006-2007]

Ernst, Rose. “Localizing the ‘Welfare Queen’ Ten Years Later: Race, Gender, Place and Welfare Rights.” The Journal of Race, Gender & Justice 11 (2008). [Graduate Research Grant, 2005-2006; Duggan Fellowship, 2006-2007]

Ernst, Rose. “Move(ments) Beyond Rights: Welfare Rights in an Era of Personal Responsibility.” Studies in Law, Politics and Society 40 (2007): 79-101. [Graduate Research Grant, 2005-2006]

Ernst, Rose. “Working Expectations: Frame Diagnosis and the Welfare Rights Movement,” Social Movement Studies 8, No. 3 (2009): 185-201. [Graduate Research Grant, 2005-2006]

Gamboa, Erasmo. “On the Nation’s Periphery: Mexican Braceros and the Pacific Northwest Railroad Industry, 1943-1946.” In Mexican Americans & World War II, edited by Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez, 269-290. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005. [Faculty Research Grant, 1997-1998]

Gamboa, Erasmo. “Mexican American Railroaders in an American City: Pocatello, Idaho.” In Latinos in Idaho: Celebrando Cultura, edited by Robert McCarl. Boise, Idaho: Idaho Humanities Council, 2003. [Faculty Research Grant, 1997-1998]

Gamboa, Erasmo. “Braceros in the Pacific Northwest.” In En aquel entonces: Readings in Mexican-American History, edited by Manuel G Gonzales and Cynthia M Gonzales, 169-175. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2000. [Faculty Research Grant, 1997-1998]

Gold, Roberta S. “‘I Had Not Seen Women Like That Before:’ International Feminism in New York City’s Tenant Movement.” In No Permanent Waves: Recasting Histories of U.S. Feminism, edited by Nancy Hewitt, 329-355. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2010. [Graduate Research Grants, 1999-2000; 2000-2001]

Gregory, James. “Paying Attention to Moving Americans: Migration Knowledge in the Age of Internal Migration, 1930s-1970s.” In Migrants and Migration in Modern North America: Cross-Border Lives, Labor Markets, and Politics in Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, and the United States, edited by Dirk Hoerder and Nora Faires, 277-296. Durham: Duke University Press, 2011. [Faculty Research Grant, 2003-2004]

Gregory, James. “The Second Great Migration: A Historical Overview.” In African American Urban History: The Dynamics of Race, Class and Gender Since World War II, edited by Joe W. Trotter Jr. and Kenneth L. Kusmer, 19-38. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. [Faculty Research Grant, 2003-2004]

Gregory, James. “The Southern Diaspora: 20th Century America’s Great Migrations.” In Repositioning North American Migration History: New Directions in Modern Continental Migration and Citizenship, edited by Marc S. Rodriguez, 57-90. Rochester: University of Rochester, 2004. [Faculty Research Grant, 2003-2004]

Griffey, Trevor. “Getting on Rachel Maddow: A Tale of History and Media.” LAWCHA Newsletter. (Fall 2009): 24-25. [Race, Radicalism, and Labor, 2005-2007]

Griffey, Trevor. “Out of the Archive: Community Building through Civil Rights History.” SCFH Newsletter (October 2005). [Race, Radicalism, and Labor, 2005-2007]

Griffey, Trevor. “Rethinking Race and Place: The Seattle Civil Rights and Labor History Project.” The OAH Magazine of History 26, No. 1 (January 2012). [Race, Radicalism, and Labor, 2005-2007]

Griffey, Trevor and James N. Gregory. “A City Learns its Civil Rights History While a University Learns New Ways to Engage Students” Diversity and Democracy: Civic Learning for Shared Futures 11, No. 2 (2008). [Race, Radicalism, and Labor, 2005-2007]

Griffey, Trevor and James N. Gregory. “Teaching a City about Its Civil Rights History.” Perspectives: The Newsmagazine of the American Historical Association 45, No. 4 (April 2007). [Race, Radicalism, and Labor, 2005-2007]

Hoffman, Lisa. “Autonomous Choices and Patriotic Professionalism: On Governmentality in Late-socialist China.” Economy and Society 35, No. 4 (2006): 550-570. [Faculty Research Grant, 2003-2004]

Jacoby, Daniel. “The Effects of Part-time Faculty Employment upon Community College Graduation Rates,” Journal of Higher Education 77, No. 6 (November-December 2006): 1081-1103. [Harry Bridges Chair, 2004-2008]

Jacoby, Daniel. “The New ‘Cooling Out’ Functions in Higher Education.” Teachers College Record (2006). [Harry Bridges Chair, 2004-2008]

Jacoby, Daniel. “Special Issue: Caring Labor.” Politics & Society. Volume 34. No. 1 (March 2006). [Harry Bridges Chair, 2004-2008]

Jacoby, Daniel. “Strikes and Apprenticeship.” In Encyclopedia of US Strikes in American History, edited by Aaron Brenner, Benjamin Day, and Immanuel Ness. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2008. - “Teacher Unions and School Governance.” Education Policy 25, No. 5 (September 2011): 762-783. [Washington State Labor Research Grant, 2007-2008]

Jacoby, Daniel and Keith Nitta. “The Bellevue Teachers Strike, and its Implications for Post-Industrial Reform Unionism.” Educational Policy 26, No. 4 (July 2012): 533-563. [Washington State Labor Research Grant, 2007-2008]

Jacoby, Daniel and Teresa Tam. “What We Can’t Say about Contingent Faculty.” Academe 95, no. 3 (May-June 2009). [Washington State Labor Research Grant, 2007-2008]

Jung, Moon-Ho. “Seditious Subjects: Race, Empire, and State Violence in Asian American History,” Journal of Asian American Studies 14, no. 2 (June 2011): 221-247. [Faculty Research Grant, 2006-2007]

Leibbrand, Christine. "Flexibility or Constraint? The Implications of Mothers’ and Fathers’ Nonstandard Schedules for Children’s Behavioral Outcomes." Journal of Family Issues 2018, Vol. 39(8), 2336–2365. [Graduate Research Grants, 2016-2017]

Levi, Margaret. “Capitalizing on Labor's Capital.” In Social Capital and Poor Communities. Edited by Mark E. Warren, Phil Thompson and Susan Saegertin, 246-266. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2001. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000] 

Levi, Margaret. “Organizing Power: Prospects for the American Labor Movement.” Perspectives on Politic 1, No. 1 (March 2003): 45-68. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000] 

Levi, Margaret. “Inducing Preferences Within Organizations: The Case of Unions.” In Preferences and Situations: Points of Intersection Between Historical and Rational Choice Institutionalism, edited by Ira Katznelson and Barry R. Weingast, 219-246. New York: Russell Sage, 2005. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000] 

Levi, Margaret and April Linton. “Fair Trade: A Cup at a Time?” Politics and Society 31, No. 3 (September 2003): 407-432. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000] 

Levi, Margaret and Gillian Hughes Murphy, “Battling for Global Justice: Protests Against the WTO in Seattle.” In The Encyclopedia of American Social Movements, edited by Immanuel Ness, 1482-90. New York: M.E. Sharpe, 2004. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000]

Levi, Margaret and Gillian Hughes Murphy. “Coalitions of Contention: The Case of the WTO Protests in Seattle.” Political Studies 54 (December 2006), 651-70. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000]

Levi, Margaret and David Olson. “The Battles in Seattle.” Politics & Society 28, No. 3 (2000): 217-237. [Harry Bridges Chair, 1996-2000]

Levi, Margaret, David Olson and Erich Steinman. “Living Wage Campaigns and Laws.” WorkingUSA 6, No. 3 (Winter 2002–3): 111–132. [Russel Sage Foundation Grant to the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies, 2000-2001] - And David Olson, John Agnone, and Devin Kelly. “Union Democracy Reexamined.” Politics & Society 37, No. 2 (June 2009): 203-228. [Union Democracy Reexamined Working Group, 2004-2007]

Linton, April. “Immigration and the Structure of Demand: Do Immigrants Alter the Labor Market Composition of U.S. Cities?” International Migration Review 36, No. 1 (Spring 2002): 58-80. [Best Graduate Paper Prize, 2000-2001]

Mari, Will. “Unionization in the American Newsroom, 1930 to 1960.” Journal of Historical Sociology (November 2017): 1–17. [Graduate Research Grant, 2014-2015]

Marquardt, Steve. “‘Green Havoc’: Panama Disease, Environmental Change, and Labor Process in the Central American Banana Industry.” The American Historical Review 106, No. 1 (February 2001): 49-80. [Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies Assistant Director, 1999-2001]

McMillin, D. C. “The Global Face of Indian Television.” In Re-Orienting Global Communication: Indian and Chinese Media Beyond Borders, edited by H. G. Shah and M. Curtin, 118-138. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2010. [Faculty Research Grant 2006-2007]

McMillin, D. C. “‘Around Sourcing’: Peripheral Centers in the Global Office.” In South Asian Digital Diasporas and Global Technospaces: Culture and Economics in Cyberspace, edited by R. Gajjala, 249-263. New York: Peter Lang Publishers, 2008. [Faculty Research Grant 2006-2007]

Olson, David J. and Erich Steinman. “Evaluating the Living-Wage Strategy: Prospects, Problems and Possibilities.” In Welfare, the Working Poor, and Labor, edited by Louise B. Simmons, 107-131. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2004. [Russel Sage Foundation Grant to the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies, 2000-2001]

Peterson, Gigi. “'A Dangerous Demagogue': Containing the Influence of the Mexican Labor-Left and Its United States Allies.” In American labor and the Cold War: Grassroots Politics and Postwar Political Culture, edited by Robert W. Cherny, William Issel and Kieran Walsh Taylor, 245-276. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2004. [Graduate Research Grant, 1995-1996]

Peterson, Gigi. “Recobrando / Recovering The Struggle Against Racial Discrimination: The Journey of the Pablo O’Higgins Mural for the Seattle Ship Scalers Union.” LABOR: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas, 8, No. 4 (Winter 2011): 7-41. [Graduate Student Research Grant, 1995-1996]

Quinn, Kate. “Graduate and Professional Student Opinions on Work and Family Balance in Academic Careers.” The Journal of the Professoriate 5, No. 1 (2011): 99-120. [Graduate Student Research Grant, 2005-2006].

Quinn, Kate and Elizabeth Litzler. “Turning Away from Academic Careers: What Does Work-Family Have to Do With it?” Journal about Women in Higher Education 2 (2009): 66-90. [Graduate Research Grant, 2005-2006]

Reitman, Meredith. “Uncovering the White Place: Whitewashing at Work.” Social & Cultural Geography 7, No. 2, (April 2006): 267-282. [Graduate Research Grant, 2002-2003]

Sohi, Seema. “Race, Surveillance, and Indian Anticolonialism in the Transnational Western U.S.-Canadian Borderlands.” Journal of American History 98, No. 2 (2011): 420-436. [Graduate Research Grant, 2006-2007]


Dissertations & Theses

Ahlquist, John. “Building and Using Strategic Capacity: Labor Union Confederations and Economic Policy.” Ph.D diss., University of Washington, 2008. [Recruitment Fellow, 2007-2008]

Bailey, Amy Kate. “The Effect of Veteran Status on Spatial and Socioeconomic Mobility: Outcomes for Black and White Men in the Late 20th Century.” Ph.D diss., University of Washington, 2008. [Duggan Fellowship, 2007-2008]

Gold, Roberta S. “City of Tenants: New York’s Housing Struggles and the Challenge of Postwar America.” Ph.D diss., University of Washington, 2004. [Graduate Research Grants, 1999-2000; 2000-2001; 2002-2003]

Griffey, Trevor. “Black Power’s Labor Politics: The United Construction Workers Association and Title VII Law in the 1970s” Ph. D. diss., University of Washington, 2011. [Graduate Research Grant, 2007-2008] Laid, Jennifer. “Occupational Stratification in U.S. Voter Turnout.” M.A. Thesis, University of Washington, 2011. [Graduate Research Grant, 2010-2011]

McKinney, Kacy. “Seeding Whose Future?: Exploring Entanglements of Neoliberal Choice, Children's Labor, and Mobility in Hybrid Bt Cotton Seed Production in Western India.” Ph.D diss., University of Washington, 2011. [Duggan Fellowship, 2010-2011]

Peterson, Gigi. “Grassroots Good Neighbors: Connections Between Mexican and U.S. Labor and Civil Rights Activists, 1936-1945.” Ph.D diss., University of Washington, 1998. [Graduate Research Grant, 1995-1996]

Sohi, Seema, “Echoes of Mutiny: Race, Empire, and Indian Anticolonialism in North America.” Ph.D diss., University of Washington, 1998. [Graduate Research Grant, 2006-2007]

Sweeney, Brandon Anthony. “Comparing Employment Relations in a Cross-Border Region: the Case of Cascadia’s Forest Products Industry.” Ph.D diss., Queen’s University, 2010. [Washington State Labor Research Grant, 2007-2008]