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The Resource Trade unions in renewal : a comparative study, edited by Peter Fairbrother and Charlotte A.B. Yates

Trade unions in renewal : a comparative study, edited by Peter Fairbrother and Charlotte A.B. Yates

Label
Trade unions in renewal : a comparative study
Title
Trade unions in renewal
Title remainder
a comparative study
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Fairbrother and Charlotte A.B. Yates
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive survey of continuity and change in trade unions looks at five primarily English-speaking countries: the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the UK. The authors consider the recent re-examination by trade union movements of the basis of union organization and activity in the face of a harsher economic and political climate. One of the impetuses for this re-examination has been the recent history of unions in the USA. American models of renewal have inspired Australia, New Zealand and the UK, while Canada has undergone a cautious examination of the US model with an attempt
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
331.88
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6483
LC item number
.T6727 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fairbrother, Peter
  • Yates, Charlotte A. B
Series statement
Employment and work relations in context series
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  • Labor unions
  • Labor unions
  • Labor unions
  • Comparative industrial relations
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Comparative industrial relations
  • Labor unions
  • Commonwealth countries
  • United States
Label
Trade unions in renewal : a comparative study, edited by Peter Fairbrother and Charlotte A.B. Yates
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unions in crisis, unions in renewal / Peter Fairbrother, Charlotte A.B. Yates -- The American labour movement and the resurgence in union organizing / Kate Bronfenbrenner -- You just can't do it automatically : the transition to social movement unionism in the United States / Kim Voss, Rachel Sherman -- Trade union innovation, adaptation and renewal in Australia : still searching for the holy membership grail / Gerard Griffin, Rai Small, Stuart Svensen -- A near death experience : one union fights for life / Belinda Probert, Peter Ewer -- From organizational breadth to depth : New Zealand's trade unions under the Employment Contracts Act / Pat Walsh, Aaron Crawford -- A story of crisis and change : the service and food workers union of Aotearoa / Sarah Oxenbridge -- The dilemmas of social partnership and union organization : questions for British trade unions / Peter Fairbrother, Paul Stewart -- Rhetoric and reality : the adoption of the organizing model in manufacturing, science and finance / Bob Carter -- Strategic dilemma : the state of union renewal in Canada / Pradeep Kumar, Gregor Murray -- The revival of industrial unions in Canada : the extension and adaptation of industrial union practices to the new economy / Charlotte A.B. Yates -- Social movement unionism : beyond the organizing model / Christopher Schenk -- Globalization, trade union organization and workers' rights / Huw Beynon
Control code
861692025
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135842383
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861692025
Label
Trade unions in renewal : a comparative study, edited by Peter Fairbrother and Charlotte A.B. Yates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unions in crisis, unions in renewal / Peter Fairbrother, Charlotte A.B. Yates -- The American labour movement and the resurgence in union organizing / Kate Bronfenbrenner -- You just can't do it automatically : the transition to social movement unionism in the United States / Kim Voss, Rachel Sherman -- Trade union innovation, adaptation and renewal in Australia : still searching for the holy membership grail / Gerard Griffin, Rai Small, Stuart Svensen -- A near death experience : one union fights for life / Belinda Probert, Peter Ewer -- From organizational breadth to depth : New Zealand's trade unions under the Employment Contracts Act / Pat Walsh, Aaron Crawford -- A story of crisis and change : the service and food workers union of Aotearoa / Sarah Oxenbridge -- The dilemmas of social partnership and union organization : questions for British trade unions / Peter Fairbrother, Paul Stewart -- Rhetoric and reality : the adoption of the organizing model in manufacturing, science and finance / Bob Carter -- Strategic dilemma : the state of union renewal in Canada / Pradeep Kumar, Gregor Murray -- The revival of industrial unions in Canada : the extension and adaptation of industrial union practices to the new economy / Charlotte A.B. Yates -- Social movement unionism : beyond the organizing model / Christopher Schenk -- Globalization, trade union organization and workers' rights / Huw Beynon
Control code
861692025
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135842383
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861692025

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