Labour Studies Index

Classroom Struggle: Teachers' Unions, Collective Bargaining, and Neoliberal Reform

Document type Book chapter
Series Editor Savage, Larry
Editor Savage, Larry
Series Editor Ross, Stephanie
Editor Ross, Stephanie
Author Hanson, Andy
Book Public Sector Unions in the Age of Austerity
Publisher Fernwood; Halifax
Date 2013
ISBN 9781552665, 1552665844
Pages 103-113
URL http://fernwoodpublishing.ca/book/public-sector-unions-in-the-age-of-austerity

Abstract

Analyzes from a national perspective the role of teachers in capitalist society, the growth of professionalism, the emergence of unions, and the ongoing battle for collective bargaining rights in the face of neoliberal austerity regimes.