Alternative Work Organizations by M. AtzeniAlternative Work Organizations by M. Atzeni

Alternative Work Organizations

byM. Atzeni

Hardcover | September 18, 2012

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Current and historical examples in the labour movement worldwide have helped to debunk the myth that workers cannot run production. This volume uses geographically and historically diverse examples to analyse the challenges and questions that alternative forms of work present to those involved.
AINARA UDAONDO ALBERDI Head of LANKI (Institute of Cooperative Research at Mondragon University, Spain) and the Head of the Department of Cooperative Training and Development there LEN ARTHUR GEORGE CHENEY Professor of Communication Studies at Kent State University, USA JOSEBA AZKARRAGA ETXAGIBEL Cooperative member and Professor of Con...
Title:Alternative Work OrganizationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:207 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.79 inPublished:September 18, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230241409

ISBN - 13:9780230241404


Table of Contents

List of Tables List of Figures Preface/Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors An Introduction to Theoretical Issues; M.Atzeni Factory Occupation, Worker Cooperatives and Alternative Production: Lessons from Britain in the 1970s; A.Tuckman Going Underground: Worker Ownership and Control at Tower Colliery; R.Smith , L.Arthur , M.S.Cato & T.Keenoy Workers Participation in a Globalized Market, Reflections on and from Mondragon; J.Azkarraga , G.Cheney &  A.Udaondo Democracy and Solidarity: A Study of Venezuelan Cooperatives; C.P.Harnecker From Managed Employees to Self-Managed Workers:The Transformations of Labour at Argentina's Worker-Recuperated Enterprises; M.Vieta Institutional Analysis and Collective Mobilisation in a Comparative Assessment of Two Cooperatives in India; A.Hammer Self-help Groups in Nairobi: Welfare Strategies or Alternative Work Organizations?; M.Ghielmi End Notes Bibliography Index