Historical information

Introduction to trade unions in the Western world, with a focus upon the British experience.

Chapter titles:

1. Introduction
2. Trade union growth and development
3. White collar and non-manual trade unionism
4. Internal democracy
5. The challenge from the shop floor
6. Collective bargaining and economic objectives
7. Trade unions: conflict or compromise
8. Trade unions and governments: new directions?
9. Conclusions: trade unions as mature organisations


Relevant to trade unionism in Western countries.

Physical description

Book; paper.

Inscriptions & markings

Front cover: Author's name and title.