Tag Archives: trade unions

Hong Kong Dockers’ Strike 2013

Debates about social movement unionism and Hong Kong labour politics come together in and article by Chris King-Chi Chan of the Department of Applied Social Sciences, City University of Hong Kong, Sophia Shuk-Ying Chan of the Department of Politics, Princeton … Continue reading

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Unions and deregulation in Japan

A new article entitled “The Struggle for Revitalisation by Japanese Labour Unions: Worker Organising after Labour-Market Deregulation,” has posted to the JCA website. It is authored by Hiroaki Richard Watanabe of the University of Sheffield. This article analyses the decline … Continue reading

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Latest issue of JCA available

The latest issue of JCA, available on line and soon going to print, is Volume 45, No. 1, for 2015. The contents are: An Appreciation: Peter Limqueco by Kevin Hewison (available for free download next week and with a separate … Continue reading

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Indian public sector trade unionism

David Beale of the Manchester Business School and Ernesto Noronha of the Indian Institute of Management have an article available on public sector unions in Gujarat and West Bengal. The abstract is: Using qualitative research methods and comparing two Indian … Continue reading

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