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The Resource Labor movements : global perspectives, Stephanie Luce, (electronic book)

Labor movements : global perspectives, Stephanie Luce, (electronic book)

Label
Labor movements : global perspectives
Title
Labor movements
Title remainder
global perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Luce
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fewer than 12 percent of U.S. workers belong to unions, and union membership rates are falling in much of the world. With tremendous growth in inequality within and between countries, steady or indeed rising unemployment and underemployment, and the marked increase in precarious work and migration, can unions still play a role in raising wages and improving work conditions? This book provides a critical evaluation of labor unions both in the U.S. and globally, examining the factors that have led to the decline of union power and arguing that, despite their challenges, unions still have a vita
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AU-PeEL
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Luce, Stephanie
Dewey number
331.88
LC call number
HD6483.5 .L33 2014
Nature of contents
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  • Labor unions
  • International economic relations
Label
Labor movements : global perspectives, Stephanie Luce, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
""Title Page""; ""Imprint""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1 Introduction""; ""Part I Background""; ""2 A Role for Unions?""; ""3 Why Unions Decline: External Challenges on the Macro Level""; ""4 Adding to Further Decline: Labor Market Changes""; ""Part II Union Response""; ""5 Changing from Within""; ""6 Union Power""; ""7 Rebuilding the Movements""; ""8 New Directions - Going Global ""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1603259
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (258 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745682396
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Labor movements : global perspectives, Stephanie Luce, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
""Title Page""; ""Imprint""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1 Introduction""; ""Part I Background""; ""2 A Role for Unions?""; ""3 Why Unions Decline: External Challenges on the Macro Level""; ""4 Adding to Further Decline: Labor Market Changes""; ""Part II Union Response""; ""5 Changing from Within""; ""6 Union Power""; ""7 Rebuilding the Movements""; ""8 New Directions - Going Global ""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1603259
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (258 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745682396
Specific material designation
remote

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