doorgaan naar inhoud
Building power from below : Chilean workers take on Walmart Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

Building power from below : Chilean workers take on Walmart

Auteur: Carolina Bank Muñoz
Uitgever: Ithaca, New York : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2017. ©2017
Editie/Formaat:   Gedrukt boek : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Samenvatting:
A story that involves as its main players "workers" and "Walmart" does not usually have a happy ending for labor, so the counternarrative offered by Building Power from Below is must reading for activists and union personnel as well as scholars. In 2008 Walmart acquired a controlling share in a large supermarket chain in Santiago, Chile. As part of the deal Walmart had to accept the unions that were already in  Meer lezen...
Beoordeling:

(nog niet beoordeeld) 0 met beoordelingen - U bent de eerste

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
Bank Muñoz, Carolina, 1975-
Building power from below.
Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2017
(DLC) 2017013993
Soort document Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Carolina Bank Muñoz
ISBN: 9781501712883 1501712888 9781501712890 1501712896
OCLC-nummer: 978351859
Beschrijving: xiv, 180 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Inhoud: Beating the bully --
Walmart in Chile --
Leveraging power : two models of successful unionism --
Strategic democracy : Walmart's warehouse workers --
The flexible militancy of Walmart retail workers --
Looking back and going forward.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Carolina Bank Muñoz.

Fragment:

A story that involves as its main players "workers" and "Walmart" does not usually have a happy ending for labor, so the counternarrative offered by Building Power from Below is must reading for  Meer lezen...

Beoordelingen

Professionele beoordelingen

Synopsis uitgever

"Building Power from Below is a timely, fascinating, and highly readable book that provides insight into how it is possible to `beat the bully.' It provides a well-written, well-documented, and Meer lezen...

 
Beoordelingen door gebruikers
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

U bent de eerste.
Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/978351859> # Building power from below : Chilean workers take on Walmart
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "978351859" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_movement> ; # Labor movement
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/331.88113811490983/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_unions_organizing> ; # Labor unions--Organizing
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/discount_houses_retail_trade_employees_labor_unions_organizing_chile> ; # Discount houses (Retail trade)--Employees--Labor unions--Organizing--Chile
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_movement_chile> ; # Labor movement--Chile
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Place/chile> ; # Chile.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Organization/wal_mart_firm> ; # Wal-Mart (Firm)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_unions_organizing_chile> ; # Labor unions--Organizing--Chile
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Person/bank_munoz_carolina> ; # Carolina Bank Muñoz
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2017" ;
   schema:datePublished "2017" ;
   schema:description "Beating the bully -- Walmart in Chile -- Leveraging power : two models of successful unionism -- Strategic democracy : Walmart's warehouse workers -- The flexible militancy of Walmart retail workers -- Looking back and going forward."@en ;
   schema:description "A story that involves as its main players "workers" and "Walmart" does not usually have a happy ending for labor, so the counternarrative offered by Building Power from Below is must reading for activists and union personnel as well as scholars. In 2008 Walmart acquired a controlling share in a large supermarket chain in Santiago, Chile. As part of the deal Walmart had to accept the unions that were already in place. Since then, Chilean retail and warehouse workers have done something that has seemed impossible for labor in the United States: they have organized even more successful unions and negotiated unprecedented contracts with Walmart. Carolina Bank Muñoz attributes Chilean workers' success in challenging the world's largest corporation to their organizations' commitment to union democracy and building strategic capacity. Chilean workers have spent years building grassroots organizations committed to principles of union democracy. Retail workers' unions have less structural power, but have significant associational and symbolic power. Their most notable successes have been in fighting for respect and dignity on the job. Warehouse workers by contrast have substantial structural power and have achieved significant economic gains. While the model in Chile cannot necessarily be reproduced in different countries, we can gain insights from the Chilean workers' approaches, tactics, and strategies."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4137767988> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#CreativeWork/building_power_from_below> ;
   schema:name "Building power from below : Chilean workers take on Walmart"@en ;
   schema:productID "978351859" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781501712883> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781501712890> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/978351859> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Person/bank_munoz_carolina> # Carolina Bank Muñoz
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Bank Muñoz" ;
   schema:givenName "Carolina" ;
   schema:name "Carolina Bank Muñoz" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/discount_houses_retail_trade_employees_labor_unions_organizing_chile> # Discount houses (Retail trade)--Employees--Labor unions--Organizing--Chile
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Discount houses (Retail trade)--Employees--Labor unions--Organizing--Chile"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_movement_chile> # Labor movement--Chile
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Labor movement--Chile"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_unions_organizing> # Labor unions--Organizing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Labor unions--Organizing"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#Topic/labor_unions_organizing_chile> # Labor unions--Organizing--Chile
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Labor unions--Organizing--Chile"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4137767988#CreativeWork/building_power_from_below>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Building power from below." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/978351859> ; # Building power from below : Chilean workers take on Walmart
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781501712883>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1501712888" ;
   schema:isbn "9781501712883" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781501712890>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1501712896" ;
   schema:isbn "9781501712890" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.