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Title:
Transnational cooperation among labor unions
Author:
Gordon, Michael E. (Michael Ernest)
Publication Information:
Ithaca, N.Y. : ILR Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xv, 310 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The industrial relations environment for transnational cooperation. Going global / Michael E. Gordon and Lowell Turner. Know thine enemy : understanding multinational corporations as a requirement for strategic international laborism / Harvie Ramsay. Labor law and cross-border cooperation among unions / Jean-Michel Servais. Export processing zones / Michael E. Gordon -- Interorganizational structures that promote transnational cooperation. The International Confederation of Free Trade Unions : bread, freedom, and peace / Michael E. Gordon. The international trade secretariats / John P. Windmuller. European integration and the europeanization of labor / Andrew Martin and George Ross -- The practice of transnational cooperation. From "solidarity" to convergence : international trade union cooperation in the media sector / Jim Wilson. Organizing in export processing zones : the Bibong experience in the Dominican Republic / David Jessup and Michael E. Gordon. Globalization and de-unionization in telecommunications : three case studies in resistance / Larry Cohen and Steve Early. Solidarity across borders : the UMWA's corporate campaign against Peabody and Hanson PLC / Kenneth Zinn. Local and transnational campaigns to end sweatshop practices / Mark S. Anner. Making transnational collaboration work / Michael E. Gordon and Lowell Turner.
ISBN:
9780801437793

9780801487064
Format :
Book