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Labor & Industrial Relations

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  • Man for All Seasonsby David Grant

    Random House New Zealand 2012; US$ 17.71

    A major biography of Ken Douglas, the most powerful union leader in modern New Zealand history. Ken Douglas was raised in a hardworking, tough-talking, union-focussed Wellington family and got into union politics as a very young working man. Hard-nosed, pragmatic and never scared of a scrap, he rose through the ranks, got deeper into left-wing ideology... more...

  • Winning at Collective Bargainingby William L. Sharp

    R&L Education 2012; US$ 39.99

    Whether you are a novice or a seasoned pro, the information and strategies outlined in this collective bargaining guide will enable you to come to the table and negotiate successfully. Comprehensive in scope, the text begins with an historical overview and discussion of state bargaining laws. more...

  • Hermes on Two Wheelsby Kevin Wehr

    UPA 2009; US$ 32.99

    This book shows the dynamic world of the bicycle messenger through a sociological lens, based on a five-year participant observation study. The research shows how messengers work within a political-economic system that devalues semi-skilled labor and strips people of emotional fulfillment. more...

  • Mother Jonesby Simon Cordery

    University of New Mexico Press 2011; US$ 21.95

    The details of the life and work of Mary Harris "Mother" Jones are skillfully told here for those who have not heard her story and those who know it well. more...

  • Labor Divided in the Postwar European Welfare Stateby Dennie Oude Nijhuis

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 88.00

    This book looks at the success of attempts to expand the boundaries of the postwar welfare state in The Netherlands and the United Kingdom. more...

  • Growing Up Hard in Harlan Countyby G. C. Jones

    The University Press of Kentucky 2013; US$ 19.95

    G.C. "Red" Jones's classic memoir of growing up in rural eastern Kentucky during the Depression is a story of courage, persistence, and eventual triumph. His priceless and detailed recollections of hardscrabble farming, of the impact of Prohibition on an individualistic people, of the community-destroying mine wars of "Bloody Harlan," and of the drastic... more...

  • South Africa SME Observatoryby Penny Kew; Natasha Turton; Mike Herrington; Jens Dyring Christensen

    International Labour Office 2013; US$ 15.00

    A baseline study of entrepreneurial intentions and activity amongst young men and women more...

  • Dominant Divisions of Laborby Thomas Janoski; Darina Lepadatu

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 46.66

    This brief volume takes a panoramic view of the candidates for the most succinct theory of the 21st century division of labor that would replace Fordism, Taylorism and scientific management. more...

  • Cold Typeby Harvey Araton

    Cinco Puntos Press 2014; US$ 15.99

    Harvey Araton writes, with keen insight, of a time when power was ebbing fast from both newspapers and their unions. It?s an especially bittersweet tale he tells of the people who had grown up in newspapers and unions, as they struggle to adapt to this evolving new order. And, of course, what makes this even more evocative, is that we?re still trying... more...

  • New Labour Policy, Industrial Relations and the Trade Unionsby Steve Coulter

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    New Labour was outwardly hostile to trade unions and their concerns. Yet the Blair government worked closely with the TUC on several key employment reforms. Steve Coulter analyses the dimensions of the often fractious Labour-union partnership and shows how the TUC pursued an 'insider lobbying' route to influence the shape of New Labour's policies.... more...