Labour Studies Index

Updated: 2019-09-02

Working-Class History

Document type Article
Author Rouillard, Jacques
Author Frank, David
Author Palmer, Bryan D.
Author McCallum, Todd
Publisher Historica Canada; Toronto
Date 2006 02 7
URL https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/working-class-history

Abstract

Working-class history is the story of the changing conditions and actions of all working people. Most adult Canadians today earn their living in the form of wages and salaries and thus share the conditions of dependent employment associated with the definition of "working class." -- Introduction