The volumes in this set report and analyse European trade union responses to contemporary economic crisis. They emerged from a study at the Harvard Center for European Studies.
The set will be of interest to those studying trade unions, industrial relations and European political economy.
The Politics of West German Trade Unions Strategies of Class and Interest Representation in Growth and Crisis
Unions, Change and Crisis French and Italian Union Strategy and the Political Economy, 1945-1980
By Andrei Markovits
January 19, 2018
First published in 1986, this book assesses the politics of the West German trade unions in the context of their larger role as major actors in the polity. By focusing on the historical realities of the labour movement both before and after 1945, the study explains the extent to which organized ...
By Peter Lange, George Ross, Maurizio Vannicelli
January 19, 2018
First published in 1982, Unions, Change and Crisis represents the first detailed, comparative, historical and theoretically grounded study of two of the major trade union movements of Europe. It brings together the results of the first part of the first major study from Harvard University’s Centre ...
By Peter Gourevitch, Andrew Martin, George Ross, Stephen Bornstein, Andrei Markovits, Christopher Allen
January 18, 2018
First published in 1984. This book represents a major study of union responses to the economic crisis of the 1970s and 1980s. Abjuring governmental or managerial outlooks, it argues that unions, as representatives of essential producer groups, would be central to the renegotiation of the economic ...
March 03, 2016
The volumes in this set report and analyse European trade union responses to the 1970s economic crisis across a range of nations including, Germany, Italy, France, Britain and Sweden. The set will be of interest to those studying trade unions, industrial relations and European political ...