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Author Tattersall, Amanda, 1977-

Title Power in coalition [electronic resource] : strategies for strong unions and social change / Amanda Tattersall.

Imprint Ithaca : ILR Press/Cornell University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 209 p. : ill.
Series Cornell paperbacks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The elements of coalition unionism -- The public education coalition in New South Wales -- Living wages and the grassroots collaborative in Chicago -- The Ontario Health Coalition -- Power in coalition -- Conclusion : the possibilities of successful coalitions.
Summary The labour movement sees coalitions as a key tool for union revitalization & social change, but there is little analysis of what makes them successful or the factors that make them fail. This is a comparative study of coalitions between unions & community organizations.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Labor unions -- Political activity -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Case studies.
Labor unions -- Political activity -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies.
Labor unions -- Political activity -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Case studies.
Community organization -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Case studies.
Community organization -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies.
Community organization -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Case studies.
Social change -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Case studies.
Social change -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies.
Social change -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780801448997 (cloth alk. paper)
0801448999 (cloth alk. paper)
9780801476068 (pbk. alk. paper)
0801476062 (pbk. alk. paper)
9780801459351 (e-book)

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