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Trade Union Merger Strategies: Purpose, Process, and Performance

Roger Undy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199544943
eISBN:
9780191719936
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544943.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This empirical study of British trade union mergers examines the causes of mergers; the search for merger partners; merger negotiations; and merger outcomes. These developments are set within the ... More


Amalgamation Strategies

Roger Undy

in Trade Union Merger Strategies: Purpose, Process, and Performance

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199544943
eISBN:
9780191719936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544943.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

The potential for amalgamations to transform union organization is discussed before outlining the main characteristics of the ten amalgamated and two aborted amalgamations at the heart of the study. ... More


Military Interventions by Powerful States:: At What Price Victory?

Patricia L. Sullivan

in Who Wins?: Predicting Strategic Success and Failure in Armed Conflict

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199878338
eISBN:
9780199950294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199878338.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter asks why states with tremendous capabilities and resources—the most powerful in the world—are often unable to attain even limited objectives through the use of military force against ... More


Introduction

Patricia L. Sullivan

in Who Wins?: Predicting Strategic Success and Failure in Armed Conflict

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199878338
eISBN:
9780199950294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199878338.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter first sets out the purpose of the book, which is to present a widely generalizable theory of armed conflict outcomes based on a unique integration of insights from deductive models of ... More


Basic premises for policymaking

Graciana del Castillo

in Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199237739
eISBN:
9780191717239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237739.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

This chapter argues that a strategy for post-conflict economic reconstruction should rest on six basic premises. Although closely interrelated, these premises may have different implications for ... More


Enemies of the Godly

CHRISTOPHER HAIGH

in The Plain Man's Pathways to Heaven: Kinds of Christianity in Post-Reformation England, 1570–1640

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199216505
eISBN:
9780191711947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216505.003.0011
Subject:
History, Social History, History of Ideas

The preceding chapters used dialogues and other texts as tools towards an investigation of grass-roots religious attitudes in post-Reformation England. It has shown that the views expressed by ... More


Beyond New Labour’s countryside

Michael Woods

in New Labour's countryside: Rural policy in Britain since 1997

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349323
eISBN:
9781447302858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349323.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This concluding chapter evaluates the impact of New Labour's rural policy in Great Britain and identifies its lasting legacies. It suggests that New Labour's rural policy has been successful in ... More


Foreign Government-Controlled Investors and Host Country Investment Policies: OECD Perspectives

Kathryn Gordon and David Gaukrodger

in Sovereign Investment: Concerns and Policy Reactions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199937929
eISBN:
9780190260163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199937929.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines foreign government-controlled investors (FGCIs) and host country investment policies, with particular emphasis on the experiences of OECD countries. More specifically, it ... More


Lectures on the History of Philosophy

Aakash Singh Rathore and Rimina Mohapatra

in Hegel's India: A Reinterpretation, with Texts

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780199468270
eISBN:
9780199087464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468270.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

What place does Indian thought occupy in the history of philosophy? In this chapter Hegel’s response is that while the oriental history is the “first” in the history of philosophy — one which has ... More


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