Selected articles on modern industrial movements

Paperback | February 5, 2012

byDaniel Bloomfield

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919. Excerpt: ... so that students of the shop committee may be able to secure information without duplication of effort and unnecessary research. Relations of Unions to Shop Committees So far I have not spoken of the union in relation to the shop committee. This opens up a large field of discussion which it is unnecessary to enter at this time. It should be said, however, that in union shops where the men and the management deal with each other through union representatives, the shop committee system is already operating, in spirit and to a degree in fact. But it is the belief of many advocates of the shop committee idea that union recognition does not always do away with the necessity for a shop committee system. Such has been found to be the case in Great Britain where, owing to the stress of the war, the union mechanism was proved to be unadaptable to the problems of intensive management brought about by the war. War-worn England, facing internal revolution while in the midst of the greatest struggle of all time against autocratic domination of the world, turned to the basic principles of the shop committee and the joint industrial council as the only possible road toward industrial peace and prosperity. Fortunately we in this country have not faced the peril which England had to face. But that is no reason why we should not study with the profoundest interest both the English theory and practice of effecting co-operation between labor and capital as well as the theory and practice which America is developing in her own way. (b) Workshop Councils WORKSHOP COMMITTEES1 Preface to English Edition Some time ago I was asked to prepare a memorandum on the subject of Workshop Committees, for presentation to the British Association, as a part of the report of a special subcomm...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919. Excerpt: ... so that students of the shop committee may be able to secure information without duplication of effort and unnecessary researc...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:140 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:February 5, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217549802

ISBN - 13:9780217549806

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