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Global unions, local power : the new spirit of transnational labor organizing

Author: Jamie K McCallum
Publisher: Ithaca : ILR Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jamie K. McCallum tells the story of SEIU's successful and aggressive campaign to organize G4S, a global security services...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie K McCallum
ISBN: 9780801451935 0801451930 9780801478628 0801478626
OCLC Number: 880951139
Notes: Index: pages 205-210.
Awards: Winner of Winner of the Distinguished Scholarly Book Award g.
Description: xv, 210 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Forging the new labor transnationalism : governance struggles and worker power ; The globalization of the organizing model ; The global campaign against G4S : globalizing governance struggles ; Transnationalism, mobilization, and renewal in South Africa : the battle with G4S in South Africa ; Organizing the "unorganized" : varieties of labor transnationalism in India.
Responsibility: Jamie K. McCallum.
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"With a sweeping brush through the history of labor's internationalism and a deep dive into the local impacts of one global labor campaign, McCallum offers a unique and useful insight into labor's Read more...

 
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