Labour Studies Index

Updated: 2022-05-16

A Changing Union Tide Hurts Vulnerable Workers: A Case Study on Migrant Workers

Document type Book chapter
Author Mehta, Naveen
Series Editor Behrens, Matthew
Editor Behrens, Matthew
Book Unions Matter: Advancing Democracy, Economic Equality, and Social Justice
Publisher Between the Lines; Toronto, Ontario
Date 2014 April
ISBN 9781771131322 1771131322
Pages 115-121


Argues - with a particular focus on vulnerable temporary migrant workers - that wen unions thrive and commit to broader social unionism, the union tide raises all boats: standards of living, democratic participation, and increased social and economic justice. --Introduction