Industrial Disputes

  • J. Wilczynski

Abstract

Strike consists in the stoppage of work by organized labour in support of economic or sometimes political demands. The official attitude to strikes differs in detail from one country to another, particularly where different social systems are involved. In spite of the lack of uniformity, certain generalizations can be formulated, and then the inevitable contradictory exceptions can be highlighted.

Keywords

Europe Income Arena Argentina Defend 

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© Jozef Wilczynski 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Wilczynski
    • 1
  1. 1.University of New South Wales at DuntroonRoyal Military College, DuntroonCanberraAustralia

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