The Stratifying Trade Union: The Case of Ethnic and Gender Inequality in Palestine, 1920-1948 By Shaul A. Duke English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 323 Pages | ISBN : 3319650998 | 3.65 MB
This book examines a basic assumption behind most of the critical, progressive thinking of our times: that trade unions are necessarily tools for solidarity and are integral to a more equal and just society. Shaul A. Duke assesses the trade union's potential to promote equality in ethnically and racially diverse societies by offering an in-depth look into how unions operate; how power flows between union levels; where inequality originates; and the role of union members in union dynamics.
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.