5 edition of Labour and Globalisation found in the catalog.
April 1, 2004 by Liverpool University Press .
Written in English
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The focus of globalisation studies is on how global processes can be better regulated in order to deliver both economic growth and social justice. Labour laws provide an excellent case study of the creation of a new framework to reconcile free trade and investment with social objectives. This book,written by a leading authority on international and comparative labour law, provides a . labour definition: 1. practical work, especially when it involves hard physical effort: 2. workers, especially people. Learn more. The Globalisation of Labour Standards will be welcomed by all sectors of the labour and employment law community as a fully realised analysis of what is currently available to those who would like to ensure economic and social progress in a .
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This book is the first to deal comprehensively and analytically with labour‘s response to globalisation. It provides a critical overview of the main challenges facing workers and trade unions worldwide.
Its author argues that what may be described as the national period in labour history is decisively over. What the book shows is that the ebb and flow of globalisation have been intimately linked with military conflict, with the rise of political power, with competition among the great powers.
And we miss a lot of the picture if we don’t understand that behind economic globalisation of any kind is a certain structure of political power. This book carries out a wide-ranging examination of theoretical and practical dimensions of globalisation and the responses of the labour movement to the challenges it poses.
Contributors explore the trend towards the globalisation of labour, the influences of globalisation at the sub-global spatial level, and the effects of globalisation in a. Read the full-text online edition of Labour and Globalisation: Results and Prospects ().
Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Labour and Globalisation: Results and Prospects. Globalisation is transforming the world in ways that we are only just beginning to understand. It is often assumed that social movements, such as that of labour, will simply be overwhelmed by these changes.
This book carries out a Labour and Globalisation book examination of theoretical and practical dimensions of globalisation and the responses of the labour movement to the challenges it poses.
Globalisation, Imperialism and the Labour Standards Debate Robert O'Brien 5. Towards Global Networked Unions Eric Lee PART II: SPATIAL DIMENSIONS 6.
Re-Scaling Trade Union Organisation: Lessons Author: Ronaldo Munck. This book is a blend of both rigorous theoretical and empirical papers, by a group of distinguished international researchers, significant in the development of research on the dynamics of labour market in a rapidly changing globalised world in the new era of twenty-first century that witnessed an unprecedented rise in cross-border flow Pages: He is co-editor of Labour and the Challenges of Globalization (Pluto, ).
'Breaks new ground by anchoring the response of labour to globalisation in the strategies of individual labour movements' - Eddie Webster, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Sociology of Work Unit at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg/South Africa.
Labour, globalisation & the new economy. Frankfurt am Main New York: Peter Lang, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: György Széll; Carl-Heinrich Bösling; Johannes Hartkemeyer.
Labour Worldwide in the Era of Globalization: Alternative Union Models in the New World Order (International Political Economy Series) [Waterman, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Labour Worldwide in the Era of Globalization: Alternative Union Models in the New World Order (International Political Economy Series)Author: Peter Waterman. The first chapter, co-authored by the two editors of the book, defines both the domain of the publication and the intellectual thrust of the remaining 11 contributions.
The two authors approach the challenges posed by globalisation from an analytical perspective aptly summarised by their idea of ‘race to the rising bottom’ (p 4).Author: Nicola Countouris. Read "Globalisation and the Labour Market Trade, Technology and Less Skilled Workers in Europe and the United States" by available from Rakuten Kobo.
Incorporating new empirical data and using a wide variety of methods such as econometrics, general equilibrium and case Brand: Taylor And Francis. COVID Resources.
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And, of course, the rules of globalisation and the particular direction that we have gone in globalisation, privileging pharmaceutical companies or multi-national corporations, let’s say over labour or consumer groups, is a very deliberate choice.
And this is not something that cannot be altered or corrected or rebalanced. Work Organisation Labour and Globalisation has members. This group aims to provide a forum for discussion of the impact of the new global division of.
In theory, then, the globalisation of trade in goods and services would benefit consumers in rich countries by giving them access to inexpensive goods produced by cheaper labour in poorer Author: Nikil Saval. Globalisation, State and Labour combines a new theoretical approach with comparative analysis – ensuring that it will be of vital interest to anyone concerned with the globalization debate, the future of the state, and organized labour.
It shows how although the world is undergoing enormous changes involving politics, the economy and society, the position and place of the Brand: Taylor And Francis.
This book provides a detailed examination of the impact of globalisation on plantation labour, dominated by women labour, in India. The studies presented here highlight the perpetuation of low wages, inferior social status and low human development of workers in this sector and point out the movement of labour away from this sector and the resultan.
Globalisation, Development and Plantation Labour in India edited by Dr KJ Joseph and Dr PK Viswanathan provides a detailed examination of the impact of globalisation on the plantation labour dominated by women labour.
The studies highlight the perpetuation of low wages, inferior social status and low human development of the workers. This situation has. The 'new' international labour studies (NILS) of the s have been largely superseded by the globalisation and labour problematic which, arguably, translates the original NILS project into a contemporary idiom.
An understanding of Karl Polanyi's 'double movement' has been important in that transition. Waves of Change: Globalisation and Seafaring Labour Markets. 2, likes 1 talking about this. A page focused on promoting and discussing my book Waves of Change: Globalisation and Seafaring Labour Followers: K.
The focus of globalisation studies is on how global processes can be better regulated in order to deliver both economic growth and social justice. Labour laws provide an excellent case study of the creation of a new framework to reconcile free trade and investment with social objectives.
This book,written by a leading authority on international and. This book provides a useful perspective for understanding the root causes of this phenomenon, such as the diffusion of ‘neoliberal’ ideas aimed at promoting labour-market flexibility under globalisation, and demonstrates that there is still room for politics to decide the extent of deregulation and maintain worker protection from management.
Chinese Overseas Labour and Globalisation in the Early Twentieth Century: Migrant Workers, Globalisation and the Sino-French Connection This book examines how this came about; and it explores the experiences of the Chinese workers involved.
It discusses the wider extent of the use of Chinese labour worldwide, and considers the attitude of. Book Review: Globalization and Labour in the Twenty-First Century by Verity Burgmann London: Routledge, ; pp.: ISBN£Author: Ronaldo Munck.
Globalisation and Labour Market Dynamics book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Dr Parvesh K. Chopra is Director of International Format: Paperback.
The book ‘Grounding Globalization: Labour in the Age of Insecurity’ by Eddie Webster, Rob Lambert and Andries Bezuidenhout is an excellent engagement with labour’s current role in the global economy.
It not only outlines well the challenges faced by trade unions in view of neo-liberal globalisation, it also explores new ways of resistance.
Buy Globalisation and Labour: The New 'Great Transformation' 1 by Ronaldo Munck (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1). Globalisation, State and Labour combines a brand new theoretical strategy with comparative evaluation – making certain that it might be of important curiosity to anybody involved with the globalization debate, the way forward for the state, and organized labour.
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Globalisation, State and Labour book. Edited By Peter Fairbrother, Al Rainnie. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 7 May Cited by: 2.
The book looked at unions from two perspectives: first, what we called the monopoly face of union – unions acting as raisers of benefits for their members – and second, the voice face of unions, or how unions represented labour in the workplace and in the body politic, giving voice to people who otherwise wouldn’t have had much say.
Labour mobility in globalisation era Rakkee Thimothy Aug IST In this context, the book by ILO documenting approaches to labour migration in a rights-based perspective is a Author: Rakkee Thimothy.
ASEAN region. To complement this book, I would recommend Bulajic and Domazet (), Lipták (), Pillay (), and Reddy () for those who are interested in labour market and labour development trends under the impacts of globalization.
Yongyuth Chalamwong, Ph.D. Research Director, Labour Development. This book critically examines the new issues and new politics regarding migration in the era of globalisation from a majority world perspective. It examines the current shifts in the global political economy and the effects it has, for example, in relation to rural displacement.
When and how does this lead to national and/or transnational migration. Globalisation And Labour Rights: The Conflict Between Core Labour Rights And International Economic Law (Studies in International Trade Law) Christine Kaufmann In a world of work that has changed dramatically over the last few years, states see themselves confronted with new actors and conflicting international legal obligations.
Between them, the different chapters identify the extent of the challenges as well as the importance of attempting to address these challenges, if labour movement organisations and newer social movements are to build effective coalitions in response to neo-liberal globalisation, locally, nationally and indeed : Marjorie Mayo.
GLOBALIZATION: Malini Bhattacharya — Editor; Tulika Books, in association with School of Women's Studies, Jadavpur University, A/1, III Floor, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi Rs. Forces of labour: Workers’ movements and globalisation since Beverly J. Silver (Cambridge University Press, ).
t Introduction In this book, Silver argues that those who see the current crisis of labour movements as terminal tend to see the contemporary era as one that is fundamentally new and unprecedented, in.
About Globalisation and Labour Struggle in Asia. Korean development has not occurred in a vacuum, but is a specific series of events that provide insight into the way that international struggles for hegemony affect local environments.
Table of Contents. Introduction Mario Novelli and Anibel Ferus-Comelo isation, Neoliberalism and Labour Mario Novelli and Anibel Ferus-Comelo isation & Labour Movements: Transnational Solidarity & New Spaces Of Resistance Anibel Ferus-Comelo and Mario Novelli isation & Knowledge Production in Labour Movements Mario Novelli and.
This book provides a detailed examination of the impact of globalisation on plantation labour, dominated by women labour, in India. The studies presented here highlight the perpetuation of low wages, inferior social status and low human development of workers in this sector and point out the movement of labour away from this sector and the resultant labour Cited by: 2.Providing a general view of labour's global activity and a case study of the Southern Initiative on Globalisation and Trade Union Rights (SIGTUR), the book illustrates how the productive and regulatory structures of the global economy are pushing labour internationalism in Cited by: 1.Privatisation, Globalisation and Labour is a significant contribution to the debate about the ways in which the Australian economy is changing, and in particular the way that the state and the public services delivered by the state are dramatically changing.” - Max Adlam, Newsletter SA Industrial Relations Society.