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Book review: Union voices: tactics and tensions in UK organising

Manzella, Pietro (2013) Book review: Union voices: tactics and tensions in UK organising. LSE Review of Books (28 Jun 2013). Website.

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Abstract

"Union Voices: Tactics and Tensions in UK Organising." Melanie Simms, Jane Holgate, and Edmund Heery. Cornell University Press. September 2012. --- In Union Voices, three industrial relations scholars evaluate how labour unions fared in the political and institutional context created by New Labour. Drawing on extensive empirical evidence, Melanie Simms, Jane Holgate, and Edmund Heery present a multilevel analysis of what organizing means in the UK, how it emerged, and what its impact has been. Pietro Manzella finds that this book is successful in its attempt to provide a different research focus by which organising activity is investigated.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2013 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2013 16:18
Last Modified: 27 Jan 2020 00:38
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/54096

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