Union revitalisation in advanced economies

assessing the contribution of union organising

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Labor unions -- Organizing,
  • Labor unions

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-223) and index.

Other titlesUnion revitalization in advanced economies
Statementedited by Gregor Gail.
ContributionsGall, Gregor.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD6490.O7 U55 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 225 p. :
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24045060M
ISBN 100230204392
ISBN 109780230204393
LC Control Number2009280672

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