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Growth of the Labour Movement and Introduction of Social Insurance, 1931–1960

  • Gregory Neocleous
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Abstract

While the efforts of the labour movement did not result in any major outcomes for Cypriot workers during the years scrutinized in the previous chapter, this chapter will explore and analyze the efforts and goals of the labour movement from 1931 until 1960. The course of this journey continued despite various obstacles set by the colonial government, employers and especially the foreign companies that were running/exploiting the mining industry on the island.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gregory Neocleous
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  1. 1.Department of Social Sciences/Social WorkUniversity of NicosiaNicosiaCyprus

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