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The Idea of the Idea of Labour Law: A Parable

Alan Hyde

in The Idea of Labour Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693610
eISBN:
9780191729744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693610.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Philosophy of Law

Academic conceptions of labour law become increasingly bizarre and elaborate as the practical importance, even existence, of labour law shrinks in advanced economies. These economies have entered a ... More


Labour and socialism during the First World War in Bristol and Northampton

Matthew Kidd

in Labour, British radicalism and the First World War

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526109293
eISBN:
9781526136015
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109293.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In his chapter on the broad labour movements in Bristol and Northampton, Matthew Kidd invites us to re-think our assumptions about the First World War changing everything concerning British ... More


Labour, state and civil society in rural India

Jonathan Pattenden

in "Labour, state and society in rural India": A class-relational approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719089145
eISBN:
9781526109583
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089145.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter provides an overview of changing class relations in the Indian countryside, and their mediation by state institutions and civil society organisations. Drawing on government data and an ... More


Uncovering the Nature and Tensions of Inclusion and Labor Relations: Research Context and Methods

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0002
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter introduces the employment relations and migration contexts for each of our countries and outlines the research methodology. We locate the discussion in the period since the 1970s, with a ... More


Changing dynamics of exploitation in rural South India

Jonathan Pattenden

in "Labour, state and society in rural India": A class-relational approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719089145
eISBN:
9781526109583
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089145.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter focuses on the changing dynamics of exploitation in rural India. It explores different forms of informality and fragmentation, and shows how the dominant class reproduces its control ... More


Trade Unions and Immigration in the UK: Equality and Immigrant Worker Engagement without Collective Rights

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter examines the responses of UK trade unions to immigrant workers and their role in integrating them into both trade unions and the wider society. In the UK, the dominant strategies and ... More


The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Heather Connolly, Miguel Martínez Lucio, and Stefania Marino

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

The book explores the question of social inclusion and trade union responses to immigration in the European context, comparing the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom. Drawing on in-depth ... More


Sustaining Bargaining Unit Strength: The Specter of Attrition

Leah F. Vosko

in Disrupting Deportability: Transnational Workers Organize

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742132
eISBN:
9781501742156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742132.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter explores challenges to maintaining strong bargaining units posed by threats of attrition, either through formal decertification or by other means producing similar outcomes. It first ... More


Trade Unions and Immigration in Spain: From Class to Social Renewal?

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History

In this chapter we outline the way trade unions in Spain have responded to immigration in relation to the questions of class, social rights and race/ethnicity. Spain has seen a quick and systematic ... More


Understanding and Framing the Questions of Trade Union Responses to Immigration and Social Inclusion

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter provides an overview of the challenges of studying and trying to understand the impact of new forms of immigration on labour and employment relations, considering questions of context ... More


Trade Unions and Immigration in the Netherlands: Between Race and Social Rights

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0003
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter focuses on trade union strategies to represent immigrant and ethnic minority workers in the Netherlands. Since the early 1990s, trade unions in the Netherlands countries started ... More


Gazing at other people working

Nicholson Heather Norris

in Amateur film: Meaning and practice c. 1927–77

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719077739
eISBN:
9781781704547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077739.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Chapter 6 considers how different work places and labour practices are captured in amateur footage. Recreational filming of other people at work highlights the elite nature of early cine usage and ... More


Trade Union Responses to Immigration in Europe: Policy, Politics, and the Crafting of Social Inclusion across Borders

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter explores the challenges of developing trade union responses to immigration at the European level. The issue of immigration is exacerbated at the European level by the search for a common ... More


The Geometry of Trade Union Responses to Immigration and the Politics of Inclusion: The Challenge of Solidarity

Heather Connolly, Stefania Marino, and Miguel Martínez Lucio

in The Politics of Social Inclusion and Labor Representation: Immigrants and Trade Unions in the European Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736575
eISBN:
9781501736599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736575.003.0007
Subject:
History, Political History

In this concluding chapter we argue that there is no clear path to renewal and inclusion - and hence solidarity. It may be that political narratives underpinning developments are important, and how ... More


John Barnet and the Materiality of Desire in James Hogg’s Justified Sinner

David Sigler

in Material Transgressions: Beyond Romantic Bodies, Genders, Things

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621778
eISBN:
9781800341463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621778.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter examines a neglected scene in James Hogg’s novel The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner, in which the church groundskeeper John Barnet is fired for insubordination. ... More


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