One Big Union : A History of the Australian Workers Union, 1886-1994
- Tatau Tatau: One Big Union Altogether. Roth, Herbert // New Zealand Sociology;1988, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p56
The article reviews the book "Tatau Tatau: One Big Union Altogether," by John E. Martin.
- The One Big Union, 1918-1923. TURNER, IAN // Labour History;Nov1963, Issue 5, p65
The article reviews the book "The One Big Union, 1918-1923," by Ian Bedford, volume three of the Sydney Studies in Politics book series.
- Searching for Workers' Solidarity: The One Big Union and the Victoria General Strike of 1919. Isitt, Benjamin // Labour / Le Travail;Fall2007, Vol. 60, p9
On 23 June 1919, 5000 workers affiliated with Victoria's Metal Trades Council downed tools in sympathy with Winnipeg workers and as a protest against what they called 'Star Chamber' methods of repression against the working- class leadership. While much has been written on the Winnipeg General...
- British Columbia Loggers and the Lumber Workers Industrial Union, 1919-1922. Hak, Gordon // Labour / Le Travail;Spring89, Vol. 23, p67
IN EARLY 1919 A new union was created in British Columbia, an organization that brought together provincial loggers for the first time. Despite much initial success, the Lumber Workers Industrial Union was moribund by 1922, and it soon disappeared completely from provincial logging camps. As...
- 'Not a Sex Question'? The One Big Union and the Politics of Radical Manhood. McCallum, Todd // Labour / Le Travail;Fall1998, Vol. 42, p15
IN MARCH 1919, over 230 union delegates assembled at the Western Labor Conference in Calgary to chart a radical new direction for wage workers through the creation of a revolutionary industrial union centre, the One Big Union (OBU). This essay argues that the practices of the OBU's radical...
- Template for a Labor Faction: The Industrial Section and the Industrial Vigilance Council of the NSW Labor Party, 1916-19. Hogan, Michael // Labour History;May2009, Issue 96, p79
The years of the first Labor government in New South Wales (1910-16) saw increasing tension between the parliamentary and extra-parliamentary wings of the NSW Labor Party, with hostility directed especially towards Attorney-General and then Premier William Holman. By 1915 the 'Industrialists',...
- Rethinking Work: Time, Space and Discourse. Duxbury, Linda // Relations Industrielles / Industrial Relations;Summer2008, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p569
The article reviews the book "Rethinking Work: Time, Space and Discourse," edited by Mark Hearn and Grant Michelson.
- Bligh, Macarthur and The Rum Rebellion. Townsend, Norma // Social Alternatives;Jul89, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p75
The article reviews the book "Bligh, Macarthur and The Rum Rebellion," by Ross Fitzgerald and Mark Hearn.
- Knowles It All (Book). Raftery, Brian M. // Entertainment Weekly;3/18/2002, Issue 644, p70
Reviews the book 'Ain't It Cool?' by Harry Knowles.