Flying to the Moon: reconsidering the British labour exchange system in the early twentieth century
- Editorial. // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Spring2001, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p1
Introduces a series of articles related to British labor movement history.
- Talking point. Crabb, Steve // People Management;9/13/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 18, p4
Introduces a series of articles which deals with trade unions in Great Britain.
- Back on terms. Gall, Gregor; Cooper, Cathy // People Management;9/13/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 18, p40
Describes how trade-unions are pursuing their campaigns to be recognized in Great Britain's job market. How companies can make trade-unions valuable to the business; Success of the recognition campaigns; Possible outcomes of being recognized. INSETS: A package deal;Gains on paper;New dealers.
- Comrades are on the march again. Kelly, John // New Statesman;1/28/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4572, p18
Focuses on the trade union revival in Great Britain as of January 2002. Percentage of workers at the Honda car plant in Swindon, England, which voted to be represented by Amicus; Increase in total union membership as of January 2002; Factors which contributed to the union revival.
- web comment. // Recruiter;7/21/2010, p6
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to previous articles in Great Britain including one entitled "Fractional work. The next small thing?" in the July 7, 2010 issue, "Mobile jobseekers at risk from cyber-criminals" in the July 13, 2010 issue, and "Harrods" in the July 7, 2010...
- MAJOR ACCESSIONS TO REPOSITORIES IN 2003 RELATING TO THE LABOUR MOVEMENT. Haunton, Melinda // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Dec2004, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p323
This section provides a list of manuscript accessions relating to labor movement received by the National Archives: Historical Manuscripts Commission from repositories in Great Britain in 2003. The information collected is edited and used to produce a number of thematic digests which are...
- Chartism and the miners: A reinterpretation . Church, Roy // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter91, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p23
The article reports that since historian Asa Brigg's seminal study of Chartism was published in 1962, detailed research has shifted the emphasis of Chartist historiography away from the local and political to the social and cultural aspects. Chartism is now widely regarded as having created an...
- The workers are restless. Taylor, Robert // New Statesman;7/29/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4598, p14
Discusses issues on labor movement in Great Britain. Information on trade union leader Derek Simpson; Condition of industrial politics in the country; Discussion on the history of labor movement and employment; Status of workers in various industries.
- Tory ace fails to trump unions. Monks, John // New Statesman;04/04/97, Vol. 126 Issue 4328, p31
Discusses how the trade union movement in Great Britain has been changed by Labour Party policies. Encouragement of rise in job security and gap between top earners and the rest of the working class; Moves that weakened protection for individual workers and unions; United Nations' condemnation...