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Labor disputes. Strikes and lockouts

  • Groundedby Michael Round

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 153.00

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Encyclopedia of Strikes in American Historyby Aaron Brenner; Benjamin Day; Immanuel Ness

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 210.00

    Strikes have been part of American labor relations from colonial days to the present, reflecting the widespread class conflict that has run throughout the nation's history. Against employers and their goons, against the police, the National Guard, local, state, and national officials, against racist vigilantes, against their union leaders, and against... more...

  • Thunder in the Mountainsby Craig Collins

    Lyons Press 2014; US$ 23.99

    In this beautifully written and powerful memoir, author Craig K. Collins ushers readers down a remarkable path ? one that wends from the American frontier to present-day suburbia. Along the way, he explores the meaning of a history ? of his family?s and his country?s ? that is infused with the culture of the gun. Stops include an Indian massacre... more...

  • The General Strikeby Julian Symons

    House of Stratus 2014; US$ 9.99

    In May 1926, Britain was gripped by the General Strike. This downing of tools lasted for nine days, during which time it divided the people, threatened the survival of the government and brought the country nearer to revolution than perhaps it had ever been. Symons draws upon contemporary reports, letters and oral sources, along with TUC records. more...

  • The Miners' Strikeby Mark Harvey; Martin Jenkinson; Mark Metcalf

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 9.99

    In addition to being the most bitter industrial dispute the coalminers' strike of 1984/5 was the longest national strike in British history. For a year over 100,000 members of the National Union of Mineworkers, their families and supporters, in hundreds of communities, battled to prevent the decimation of the coal industry on which their livelihoods... more...

  • Human Face Of Industrial Conflict In Japanby Kawanishi

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 300.00

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Racial Conflicts and Violence in the Labor Marketby Cliff Brown

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 163.00

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Homestead Strikeby Paul Kahan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 33.95

    On July 6, 1892, three hundred armed Pinkerton agents arrived in Homestead, Pennsylvania to retake the Carnegie Steelworks from the company's striking workers. As the agents tried to leave their boats, shots rang out and a violent skirmish began. The confrontation at Homestead was a turning point in the history of American unionism, beginning a rapid... more...

  • New Forms and Expressions of Conflict at Workby Gregor Gall

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 110.00

    This collection analyses new forms and expressions of conflict at work under capitalism. Using theoretical and empirical approaches, it demonstrates an underlying historical continuity to new forms and expressions of conflict at work and a path dependency by country and culture. more...

  • Neue Gewerkschaftskonkurrenz im Bahnwesenby Viktoria Kalass

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 39.99

    Viktoria Kalass beschreibt die Veränderungen um die Gewerkschaft Deutscher Lokomotivführer (GDL), die sich seit der Jahrtausendwende sukzessive zu einem autarken Tarifakteur mit eigenständigen gewerkschaftspolitischen Zielsetzungen und Forderungen gewandelt hat. Nach einem gescheiterten Anlauf im Rahmen der Tarifrunde 2002/2003, gelang es der Lokführergewerkschaft... more...