The crisis of the unions

T. Dickson, H. McLachlan, P. Prior, Kim Swales

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Abstract

This article discusses the failed attempt to unionise IBM. A survey was conducted of the attitudes towards trade unions of employees at the main IBM plant in Greenock.
LanguageEnglish
Pages9-11
Number of pages2
JournalNew Society
Volume81
Issue number1288
Publication statusPublished - 4 Sep 1987

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Keywords

  • unionisation
  • trade union
  • employee
  • manager
  • open-door policy
  • industrial relations
  • trade unionism

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Dickson, T., McLachlan, H., Prior, P., & Swales, K. (1987). The crisis of the unions. New Society, 81(1288), 9-11.
Dickson, T. ; McLachlan, H. ; Prior, P. ; Swales, Kim. / The crisis of the unions. In: New Society. 1987 ; Vol. 81, No. 1288. pp. 9-11.
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Dickson T, McLachlan H, Prior P, Swales K. The crisis of the unions. New Society. 1987 Sep 4;81(1288):9-11.