The crisis of social democratic unionism: the opening up of civil society and the prospects for union renewal in the UK, France and Germany

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Upchurch, Martin ; Taylor, Graham ; Mathers, Andrew (2008)
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This article defines and explores the crisis of social democratic trade unionism in three countries in western Europe. The authors contend that a particularized form of postwar trade union orientation was socially constructed in Britain, Germany, and France in which a p... View more
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