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Labor disputes. Strikes and lockouts

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  • Security During Strikesby James Wensyel

    Charles C Thomas 1985; US$ 43.95

    By James W Wensyel. CONTENTS: The American Labor Movement; Industrial Relations; Labor Laws; Labor Relations at the Ground Level; Security Staffs; Pre-Strike Operations; Risk Analysis; Security Surveys; Access Controls; Shipping and Receiving; Logistics; Emergency Operations Centers; Observation and Documentation Teams; Security Guards; Law Enforcement... more...

  • Strikes around the worldby Sjaak van der Velden; Heiner Dribbusch; Dave Lyddon; Kurt Vandaele

    Amsterdam University Press 2008; US$ 59.95

    Are strikes going out of fashion or are they an inevitable feature of working life? This is a longstanding debate. The much-proclaimed 'withering away of the strike' in the 1950s was quickly overturned by the 'resurgence of class conflict' in the late 1960s and 1970s. The period since then has been characterized as one of 'labor... more...

  • Yorkshire's Flying Picketsby Brian Elliott

    Wharncliffe 2004; US$ 8.99

    Bruce Wilson's diary is an honest and action-packed account of what life was like for five young men on picket duty during the longest and most bitter industrial dispute in modern times: the 1984-85 miners' strike. Bruce and, younger brother Bob, along with mates Shaun, Darren and 'Captain' Bob crammed themselves into an old car or... more...

  • Das High-Speed-Verhandlungssystemby Otto Wilkening

    Gabler Verlag 2010; US$ 54.99

    Das High-Speed-Verhandlungssystem ist ein Konzept zur blitzschnellen Klärung und Steuerung des Verhandlungserfolgs. Von der Motivationspsychologie entwickelt, von Verhandlungsprofis dem Härtetest unterzogen, vielmals erprobt: Mit dem High-Speed-Verhandlungssystem erzielen Sie systematisch Verhandlungsvorteile in persönlichen Beratungsgesprächen, Projekt-Meetings... more...

  • The Great Industrial Warby Troy Rondinone

    Rutgers University Press 2009; US$ 23.95

    The Great  Industrial War , a comprehensive assessment of how class has been interpreted by the media in American history, documents the rise and fall of a frightening concept: industrial war. Troy Rondinone examines how the mainstream press along with the writings of a select group of influential reformers and politicians framed strike news,... more...

  • The Homestead Strike of 1892by Arthur Burgoyne

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1979; US$ 27.95

    In 1893 Arthur Burgoyne, one of Pittsburgh?s most skilled and sensitive journalists, published Homestead , a complete history of the 1892 Homestead strike and the ensuing conflict between the Carnegie Steel Company and the Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers.  Accurate, readable, and judiciously balanced in assigning blame, this... more...

  • Implications of the Global Financial Crisis for Financial Reform and Regulation in Asiaby Masahiro Kawai; David G. Mayes

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00

    In light of the experience of the global financial crisis, this book develops concrete recommendations for financial sector reform and regulation in Asian economies aimed at preventing the recurrence of systemic financial crises, improving the ability to manage and resolve crises, managing capital flows and promoting the development of Asian bond markets.... more...

  • The Puzzle of Strikesby Roberto Franzosi

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 60.00

    This book focuses on the strategic interaction of workers, employers and the state in postwar Italian strikes. more...

  • The River Ran Redby David P. Demarest

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1992; US$ 26.95

    The violence that erupted at Carnegie Steel's giant Homestead mill near Pittsburgh on July 6. 1892, caused a congressional investigation and trials for treason, motivated a nearly successful assassination attempt on Frick, contributed to the defeat of President Benjamin Harrison for a second term, and changed the course of the American labor movement.... more...

  • Thunder In the Mountainsby Lon Savage

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1985; US$ 16.95

    The West Virginia mine war of 1920-21, a major civil insurrection of unusual brutality on both sides, even by the standards of the coal fields, involved thousands of union and nonunion miners, state and private police, militia, and federal troops.  Before it was over, three West Virginia counties were in open rebellion, much of the state was... more...