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British trade unionism: select documents

N. Robertson

British trade unionism: select documents

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford .
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  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Labor unions -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources,
    • Industrial relations -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] N. Robertson and K. I. Sams; with a foreword by George Woodcock.
      ContributionsSams, K. I., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8388 .R6 1972b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (xxviii, 607 p.).
      Number of Pages607
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5219871M
      ISBN 100631127607
      LC Control Number75129591

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History. The Labour Party was born at the turn of the 20th century out of the frustration of working-class people at their inability to field parliamentary candidates through the Liberal Party, which at that time was the dominant social-reform party in the Trades Union Congress (the national federation of British trade unions) cooperated with the Independent Labour Party.

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As an organized movement, trade unionism (also called organized labour) originated in the 19th century in Great. British Leyland Trade Union Committee papers, Amalgamated Union of Engineering and Foundry Workers/ Amalgamated Union of Engineering Workers. Oxford District: minutes, British Leyland Trade Union Committee: minutes, ; correspondence; minutes of various shop stewards' committees, from Anti-unionism is distinct but not totally separate from non-unionism, which may emerge as a less deliberate and more organic approach to workplace regulation, including such arrangements as non-union representative forums or other individualised human resource management (HRM)-inspired techniques (Gollan ).Cited by: 4.

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: British Social and Economic History (Documents and Debates) (): Tonge, Neil, Quincey, Michael: BooksAuthor: Neil Tonge, Michael Quincey. Trade union density corresponds to the ratio of wage and salary earners that are trade union members, divided by the total number of wage and salary earners (OECD Labour Force Statistics).

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Some trade union leaders hold that any employer who resists their demands is an “enemy of the labor movement” who must be taught a lesson, and, if he con­tinues to resist, must be exter­minated. If employees themselves refuse to acquiesce in strikes, if, instead, they exercise their right to continue working during strikes, they are considered trai­tors, against whom brutal reprisals Author: Sylvester Petro.

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Act of Union, (May 1, ), treaty that effected the union of England and Scotland under the name of Great Britain. Since England and Scotland had been under the same monarchs.

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