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McKersie, Robert B.

Overview
Works: 97 works in 330 publications in 3 languages and 7,792 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Case studies  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Funder, Other, Honoree
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A behavioral theory of labor negotiations : an analysis of a social interaction system by Richard E Walton( Book )

38 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The transformation of American industrial relations by Thomas A Kochan( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic negotiations : a theory of change in labor-management relations by Richard E Walton( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using detailed case studies of individual firms and entire industries to analyze the tactical advantages and risks of each approach, the authors ultimately recommend a mixed strategy of forcing and fostering. Part I of Strategic Negotiations reviews the contemporary labor-management landscape and presents the authors' theory about how the strategies are being used to reshape relationships between American management and labor. Part II offers case histories of thirteen companies drawn from the pulp and paper, auto supply, and railroad industries to illustrate that theory. Part III examines the case studies in greater depth to assess the influences on the negotiators and their ensuing strategic choices, and Part IV identifies the specific tactics companies use to implement their negotiating strategies
New developments in the labor market : toward a new institutional paradigm by Katharine G Abraham( Book )

13 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pay, productivity and collective bargaining by Robert B McKersie( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. industrial relations, 1950-1980 : a critical assessment by Richard N Block( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Job losses in major industries : manpower strategy responses by Robert B McKersie( Book )

18 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathways to change : case studies of strategic negotiations by Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld( Book )

8 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing role of union leaders by Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Productivity bargaining: the British and American experience by Robert B McKersie( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les suppressions d'emplois dans l'industrie réponses possibles des politiques de main-d'œuvre by Robert B McKersie( Book )

17 editions published in 1983 in French and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transforming workplaces : an interview with Robert B. McKersie by Robert B McKersie( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teoría de las negociaciones laborales by Richard E Walton( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic partnerships : challenges and prospects by Robert B McKersie( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. industrial relations in transition : implications for the training of management professionals by Thomas A Kochan( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minority employment patterns in an urban labor market : the Chicago experience by Robert B McKersie( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The productivity problem, and what can be done about it in the public sector by Robert B McKersie( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic consequences of plant shutdowns in New York State : final report by Robert Louis Aronson( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La transformación de las relaciones laborales en los Estados Unidos by Thomas A Kochan( )

2 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decisive decade : an insider's view of the Chicago civil rights movement during the 1960s by Robert B McKersie( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The deeply personal story of a historic time in Chicago, Robert B. McKersie's A Decisive Decade follows the unfolding action of the Civil Rights Movement as it played out in the Windy City. McKersie's participation as a white activist for black rights offers a unique, firsthand viewpoint on the debates, boycotts, marches, and negotiations that would forever change the face of race relations in Chicago and the United States at large. Described within are McKersie's intimate observations on events as they developed during his participation in such historic occasions as the impassioned marches for open housing in Chicago; the campaign to end school segregation under Chicago Schools Superintendent Benjamin Willis; Operation Breadbasket's push to develop economic opportunities for black citizens; and dialogs with corporations to provide more jobs for blacks in Chicago. In addition, McKersie provides up close and personal descriptions of the iconic Civil Rights leaders who spearheaded some of the most formative battles of Chicago's Civil Rights Movement, including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Reverend Jesse Jackson, Timuel Black Jr. and W. Alvin Pitcher. The author illumines the tensions experienced by two major institutions in responding to the demands of the Civil Rights Movement: the university and the church. Packed with historical detail and personal anecdotes of these history-making years, A Decisive Decade offers a never-before-seen perspective on one of our nations most tumultuous eras."--Publisher information
 
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New developments in the labor market : toward a new institutional paradigm
Alternative Names
Mac Kersie Robert B.

MacKersie Robert B.

MacKersie, Robert B. 1929-

Mc Kersie Robert B.

Mc Kersie, Robert B. 1929-

McKersie, Robert B.

Languages
English (190)

French (17)

Spanish (9)

Covers
The transformation of American industrial relationsStrategic negotiations : a theory of change in labor-management relationsNew developments in the labor market : toward a new institutional paradigm