Collective Bargaining

9780070104372: Collective Bargaining

This book originally appeared in 1951 as a response to a teaching need for a single volume on collective bargaining. It was a study of the history, nature, problems, and potential of collective bargaining, examining it as an institution in its own right and not merely as one activity of unions or as a procedure for determining wages and conditions of work. New research and new developments in the years since then have left the first edition dated. At the urging of friends, and at the particularly insistent prodding of Frank DeVyver, of Duke University, a revision has been undertaken, this time by two authors rather than one. The basic approach of first edition remains substantially unchanged. Great stress is placed on the evolutionary nature of the bargaining process, the continuing changes in its procedures, and even its conception. This emphasis seems even more appropriate today, when so much dissatisfaction is being expressed with the anachronisms and purported failures of present collective bargaining institutions. A "crisis" in union-management relations is frequently forecast in professional as well as journalistic writings ...

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Chamberlain, Neil W., Kuhn, James W.
Published by McGraw Hill Higher Education
ISBN 10: 0070104379 ISBN 13: 9780070104372
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