Industrial Conflict In Britain

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780714630236
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Publication date: 9/9/1977
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 0.68 (w) x 5.50 (h) x 8.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Work stoppages - the British experience: strikes, H.A. Clegg; work stoppages in the United Kingdom 1951-1964 - a quantitative study, P. Galambos and E.W. Evans; strikes in the United Kingdom - recent statistics and trends, J.F.B. Goodman; strikes and the economy, T.G. Whittingham and B. Towers; recent British strike trends - a factual analysis, M. Silver. The causes of strikes: post-war strikes in the North-East shipbuilding and ship-repairing industry 1946-1961, G.C. Cameron; the reasons given for striking an analysis of official statistics 1945-1957, W. McCarthy; an investigation into industrial strike activity in Britain, J.H. Pencavel; international differences in the strike propensity of coal miners - experience in four countries, G.V. Rimlinger. International comparisons: some international aspects of the strike movement, K. Forchheimer; the inter-industry propensity to strike - an international comparison, C. Kerr and A. Siegel; technical supplement; influences on relative strike activity, A.M. Ross and P.T. Hartman; the nature of Britain's strike problem, W.E.J. McCarthy.
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