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Updated: 2022-05-16

Collective Bargaining for Teachers in Ontario: Central Power, Local Responsibility

Document type Book chapter
Series Editor Slinn, Sara
Editor Slinn, Sara
Author Shilton, Elizabeth
Series Editor Sweetman, Arthur
Editor Sweetman, Arthur
Author Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). School of Policy Studies
Book Dynamic Negotiations: Teacher Labour Relations in Canadian Elementary and Secondary Education
Publisher McGill-Queen's University Press; Kingston, Ont.
Date 2012
ISBN 9781553393047
Pages 221-246


[E]xamines the structure and functioning of teacher bargaining under both the Conservative government (1997-2001) and the subseuqent Liberal government, including the latter's innovative and informal introduction of centralizaiton, and the effects of these approahces on fostering or impeding bargaining. --Editors' introduction