Labour Studies Index

Social Unionism and Union Power in Public Sector Unions

Document type Book chapter
Series Editor Savage, Larry
Editor Savage, Larry
Series Editor Ross, Stephanie
Editor Ross, Stephanie
Author Ross, Stephanie
Book Public Sector Unions in the Age of Austerity
Publisher Fernwood; Halifax
Date 2013
ISBN 9781552665, 1552665844
Pages 57-68
URL http://fernwoodpublishing.ca/book/public-sector-unions-in-the-age-of-austerity

Abstract

Analyzes the tendency of public sector unions towards social unionist strategies, including in collective bargaining and mobilizing broader public support for services.