No Truck with the Chilean Junta!: Trade Union Internationalism, Australia and Britain, 1973?1980 by Ann Jones English | Oct. 4, 2014 | ISBN: 192502153X | 318 Pages | PDF | 5 MB
When lorry drivers in Northampton slapped stickers on their cabs declaring ‘No truck with the Chilean Junta!’ they were doing more than threatening to boycott. They were asserting their own identity as proud unionists and proud internationalists.
Paul Willman, Tim Morris, Beverly Aston - Union Business: Trade Union Organisation and Financial Reform in the Thatcher Years Published: 2010-06-10 | ISBN: 0521417252, 0521153131 | PDF | 268 pages | 6 MB
Mark Curthoys, "Governments, Labour, and the Law in Mid-Victorian Britain: The Trade Union Legislation of the 1870s" Publisher: OUP | 2004 | ISBN: 0199268894 | English | PDF | 295 pages | 1.5 Mb
This book explains why governments decided to make trade unions legal, and protect strikers from the criminal law. Drawing on previously unused source material, Curthoys brings to light some of the workings of the nineteenth-century state.
Trade Union Merger Strategies: Purpose, Process, and Performance by Roger Undy English | 2008 | ISBN: 0199544948 | Pages: 320 | PDF | 1,7 MB
As Trade Union membership has declined, union mergers have been prominent features in strategies of revitalization. Yet, there is very little systematic and empirical research into the effects of union mergers on the unions actually merging or of their impact on the wider union movement.