Labour Studies Index

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Public Sector Unions in Sudbury

Document type Book chapter
Series Editor Leadbeater, David
Editor Leadbeater, David
Author Closs, John
Book Mining Town Crisis: Globalization, Labour, and Resistance in Sudbury
Publisher Fernwood; Halifax
Date 2008
ISBN 9781552662731
Pages 76-87


Assesses workforce changes in Sudbury, Ontario, notably in the public sector, and the role of unions in confronting the Progressive Conservative provincial government of Mike Harris in the 1990s.


Abstract by Desmond Maley.