Consultation, Representation, and Cooperation in Industrial RelationseBook - 1995
As the influence of labor unions declines in many industrialized nations, particularly the United States, the influence of workers has decreased. Because of the need for greater involvement of workers in changing production systems, as well as frustration with existing structures of workplace regulation, the search has begun for new ways of providing a voice for workers outside the traditional collective bargaining relationship. Works councils--institutionalized bodies for representative communication between an employer and employees in a single workplace--are rare in the Anglo-American world, b.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 1995
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 425 pages) : illustrations