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Author Troy, Leo.

Title The new unionism in the new society : public sector unions in the redistributive state / Leo Troy.

Published Fairfax, Va. : George Mason University Press, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  331.881135 TROY {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Physical description 228 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references(pages [161]-168) and index.
Contents I. The New Society. Structural Change in Unionism and Labor Markets. Structural Change In Socialism: The New Socialism -- II. The New and the Old Unionism. Origins. Definition of Unions. The New Unionism. From Back To Center Stage: Unionism's New Center of Gravity. Public Policy and the New Unionism. Characteristics of the New Union Movement. Patterns of Organization. Two Labor Movements -- III. The New Industrial Relations System. The Comparative Advantage of the Public System. The Public Sector Economy: Labor Market and Labor Relations Policy. Quasi-Public Labor Market. Government Finance -- IV. The Old and the New Philosophies of The Old Unionism. The Meaning and Types of Union Philosophy. Internal Philosophy: Structure. Internal Philosophy: Governance. External Philosophy: Organizing the Unorganized. External Philosophy: Business Unionism and Neo-Mercantilism -- V. The Philosophy of the New Unionism and Its Consequences. Internal Philosophy.
A New External Philosophy: Social Unionism. Pragmatic Basis of Social Unionism. Privatization. The Consequences of Social Unionism: Municipal Insolvency. Comparable Worth -- VI. Conclusions -- Appendix A: State and Local Government Employee Relations After Garciaz -- Appendix B: A Model of Convergence: The Aftermath of Garcia -- Appendix Table A-1 Density, the Old and the New Unionism, 1984 and 1988, By State -- Chart 1: Share of Total Membership in the New Unionism, 1960-1991 -- Chart 2: Membership, the New and the Old Unionism, 1970-1991 -- Chart 3: Density, the New and the Old Unionism, 1953-1991.
Subject Government employee unions -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0913969699 (alk. paper) $42.50