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Taming the Trade Unions

A Guide to the Thatcher Government’s Employment Reforms, 1980–90

  • Charles G. Hanson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. The Thatcher Government’s

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Charles G. Hanson
      Pages 3-14
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      Pages 69-87
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      Pages 101-110
  3. New Employment Policies in

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Charles G. Hanson
      Pages 122-127
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  4. Back Matter
    Pages 168-179

About this book

Introduction

A review of the way in which the Thatcher government dealt with employment reforms between 1980 and 1990. Included in the book are chapters on trade union democracy and the role of the TUC, deregulation of the labour market and an examination of how a Labour government would tackle these issues.

Keywords

democracy employment government labor market reforms

Authors and affiliations

  • Charles G. Hanson
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Newcastle upon TyneUK

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