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Labor disputes. Strikes and lockouts

  • The 1984-85 Miners Strike in Nottinghamshireby Jonathan Symcox

    Wharncliffe 2011; US$ 8.99

    John Lowe was at the forefront of the fight for jobs during the twelve months of the miners’ strike from 1984-5 as the elected chairman of Clipstone Colliery’s strike committee in the largely working county of Nottinghamshire. The dirty war fought by the Thatcher Government to defeat the formidable National Union of Mineworkers transformed... more...

  • The Battle For Homestead, 1880-1892by Paul Krause

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1992; US$ 19.99

    Paul Krause calls upon the methods and insights of labor history, intellectual history, anthropology, and the history of technology to situate the events of the lockout and their significance in the broad context of America?s Guilded Age. Utilizing extensive archival material, much of it heretofore unknown, he reconstructs the social, intellectual,... more...

  • Collision Courseby Joseph A. McCartin

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 12.99

    Collision Course sets the 1981 Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization's strike within a vivid panorama of the rise of the world's busiest air-traffic control system. Through the stories of controllers like Mike Rock and Jack Maher, who were galvanized into action by that disaster and went on to found PATCO, it describes the efforts of... more...

  • Colours of Money, Shades of Prideby Fred Y.L. Chiu

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2003; US$ 48.00

    In June 1986, a Japanese watch factory in Hong Kong tried to fire 36 of its women workers. This provoked an unprecedented sit-in by 300 of the women employed at the plant. The sit-in lasted for 13 days and accounted for over half the days lost to labour unrest that year. more...

  • Das High-Speed-Verhandlungssystemby Otto Wilkening

    Gabler Verlag 2010; US$ 35.54

    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...

  • De macht van de statistiekby Ronald van der Bie

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 28.75

    De macht van de statistiek (1892?1899) is een ?koppige? geschiedenis van de Centrale Commissie voor de Statistiek, de voorgangster van het Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek. Het is een collectief portret van de leden van de eerste commissie in 1892. Het waren wetenschappers, directeuren van onderwijs-, onderzoeks- en zorginstellingen, hoge ambtenaren,... more...

  • Differentielles Managementby Sascha Armutat; Achim Seisreiner

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 53.30

    Differentielles Management/Festschrift für Prof. Dr. Dieter Wagner 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...

  • 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. Moving beyond the standard account of labor conflict as struggles between workers and management, Troy Rondinone asks why Americans viewed big strikes as... more...

  • Groundedby Michael Round

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

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