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The Resource Labour and globalisation : results and prospects, edited by Ronaldo Munck

Labour and globalisation : results and prospects, edited by Ronaldo Munck

Label
Labour and globalisation : results and prospects
Title
Labour and globalisation
Title remainder
results and prospects
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ronaldo Munck
Title variation
Labor and globalization
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Globalisation is transforming the world in ways that we are only just beginning to understand. It is often assumed that social movements, such as that of labour, will simply be overwhelmed by these changes. This book carries out a wide-ranging examination of theoretical and practical dimensions of globalisation and the responses of the labour movement to the challenges it poses. Contributors explore the trend towards the globalisation of labour, the influences of globalisation at the sub-global spatial level, and the effects of globalisation in a social dimension. In different ways, from diffe
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
331.8
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4901
LC item number
.L138 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Munck, Ronaldo
Series statement
Liverpool Science Fiction Texts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Labor movement
  • Globalization
  • Mouvement ouvrier
  • Mondialisation
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Globalization
  • Labor movement
Label
Labour and globalisation : results and prospects, edited by Ronaldo Munck
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Global Dimensions -- 1. An Emerging Agenda for Trade Unions? / Richard Hyman -- 2. The ICFTU and the World Economy : A Historical Perspective / Rebecca Gumbrell-McCormick -- 3. Globalisation, Imperialism and the Labour Standards Debate / Robert O'Brien -- 4. Towards Global Networked Unions / Eric Lee -- Part II: Spatial Dimensions -- 5. Re-Scaling Trade Union Organisation : Lessons from the European Front Line / Jane Wills -- 6. Australia and Beyond : Targeting Rio Tinto / James Goodman -- 7. International Solidarity and Labour in South Africa / Roger Southall and Andries Bezuidenhout -- 8. Labour and NAFTA : Nationalist Reflexes and Transnational Imperatives in North America, 1991-1995 / John D. French -- Part III: Social Dimensions -- 9. Beyond Unions : Labour and Codes of Conduct / Linda Shaw -- 10. Globalisation and Child Labour : Protection, Liberation or Anti-Capitalism? / Michael Lavalette and Steve Cunningham -- 11. Globalisation, Trade Unionism and Solidarity : Further Reflections on the Liverpool Dock Lockout / Jane Kennedy and Michael Lavalette -- 12. Globalisation and Trade Union Strategy : Evidence from the International Civil Aviation Industry / Paul Blyton [and others]
Control code
57347273
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 254 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781386996
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/ctt5p56h7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57347273
Label
Labour and globalisation : results and prospects, edited by Ronaldo Munck
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Global Dimensions -- 1. An Emerging Agenda for Trade Unions? / Richard Hyman -- 2. The ICFTU and the World Economy : A Historical Perspective / Rebecca Gumbrell-McCormick -- 3. Globalisation, Imperialism and the Labour Standards Debate / Robert O'Brien -- 4. Towards Global Networked Unions / Eric Lee -- Part II: Spatial Dimensions -- 5. Re-Scaling Trade Union Organisation : Lessons from the European Front Line / Jane Wills -- 6. Australia and Beyond : Targeting Rio Tinto / James Goodman -- 7. International Solidarity and Labour in South Africa / Roger Southall and Andries Bezuidenhout -- 8. Labour and NAFTA : Nationalist Reflexes and Transnational Imperatives in North America, 1991-1995 / John D. French -- Part III: Social Dimensions -- 9. Beyond Unions : Labour and Codes of Conduct / Linda Shaw -- 10. Globalisation and Child Labour : Protection, Liberation or Anti-Capitalism? / Michael Lavalette and Steve Cunningham -- 11. Globalisation, Trade Unionism and Solidarity : Further Reflections on the Liverpool Dock Lockout / Jane Kennedy and Michael Lavalette -- 12. Globalisation and Trade Union Strategy : Evidence from the International Civil Aviation Industry / Paul Blyton [and others]
Control code
57347273
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 254 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781386996
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p56h7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57347273

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