Labour Studies Index

Unions, Gender Equity and Neoconservative Politics

Document type Book chapter
Author Yates, Charlotte A.B.
Series Editor Savage, Larry
Editor Savage, Larry
Series Editor Ross, Stephanie
Editor Ross, Stephanie
Author Coles, Amanda
Book Rethinking the Politics of Labour in Canada
Publisher Fernwood; Winnipeg
Date 2012
ISBN 9781552664, 1552664783
Pages 102-114
URL http://fernwoodpublishing.ca/book/rethinking-the-politics-of-labour-in-canada

Abstract

Analyzes the role played organized labour in advancing women's equity issues in the political arena, with particular focus on the period since the 2006 election of the Conservative [federal] government. --Editor's introduction