Data Rhetoric and Uneasy Alliances: Data Advocacy in US Labor History
Proceedings of the 2019 on Designing Interactive Systems Conference, pp. 1391-1403, 2019.
To gain historical perspective on the role of technical expertise in the labor movement, we explore the data-driven practices of mid-century American labor unionists who appropriated techniques from scientific management to advocate for workers. Analyzing the data artifacts and academic writings of the Management Engineering department of...More
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