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Labor law, employment law, higher education
Getman is author of "The Betrayal of Local 14: Paperworkers, Politics and Permanent Replacements" (Cornell, 1998), a story of a strike, and "In the Company of Scholars: The Struggle for the Soul of Higher Education" (Texas, 1992); and co-author of both "Union Representation Elections: Law and Reality" (Russell Sage Foundation, 1976) and "Labor Relations: The Basic Processes, Law and Practice" (Foundation, 1988). He edited a book of essays in 2004 with former Secretary of Labor Ray Marshall (a faculty member at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at UT), The Future of Labor Unions: Organized Labor in the 21st Century.
He has written many articles on labor, employment law and issues of higher education.
Getman received the Hamilton Prize for "Betrayal of Local 14" and won a Violet Crown Award for "In the Company of Scholars."