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Union militancy and left-wing leadership on London underground

Darlington, RR 2001, 'Union militancy and left-wing leadership on London underground' , Industrial Relations Journal, 32 (1) , pp. 2-21.

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Abstract

The article provides evidence from case study research into trade union organisation and activity on the London Under-ground during the 1990s. It explores the extent to which left-wing political leadership influenced the collectivisation and mobilisation of workers in an adversarial direction, and whether or not this militant trade unionism was self-defeating compared with a more moderate approach.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Business & Law > Salford Business School > International Strategy People Management & Salford Law
Journal or Publication Title: Industrial Relations Journal
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0019-8692
Depositing User: RR Darlington
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2010 10:08
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 16:25
URI: http://usir.eprints.org/id/eprint/10106

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