by Edited by Alan Campbell, Nina Fishman and John McIlroy - £18.95 Merlin Press (2007)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780850366013 | ISBN 10: 0850366011
This multifaceted text, written by authors from a range of disciplines, focuses on the politics of trade unionism - not only unions' relations with political parties and the state but also on the politics of workplace conflict and industrial action.
Scene-setting essays provide broad perspectives on trade union organising, and on the parameters of the post-war industrial environment, Case studies consider particular fields:
* Union relations with the Labour Party
* International politics
* Major strikes and
* Key groups of workers.
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