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Australian unions

an industrial relations perspective

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Published by Macmillan Co. of Australia in South Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Australian Council of Trade Unions.,
    • Labor unions -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] Bill Ford and David Plowman.
      ContributionsFord, Bill, Plowman, D. H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6892 .F67 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 576 p. :
      Number of Pages576
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3243443M
      ISBN 100333339134, 0333339126
      LC Control Number83158908

        Australian unions exploit childcare strike to promote Labor By Oscar Grenfell 6 September The United Voice trade union used a walkout by some childcare staff yesterday to promote the lie that Author: Oscar Grenfell. Smith, D. W. and Rawson, D. W. and Smith, D. W. Trade union law in Australia: the legal status of Australian trade unions / Douglas W. Smith and Donald W. Rawson ; with a foreword by J.E. Isaac Butterworths Sydney Australian/Harvard Citation.

        After years, the relationship between unions and the Australian Labor Party (ALP) has stalled. It cannot go back to the social democratic heyday of the Accord, nor forward to a new world where. Less surprising, given the Australian Labor Party’s long association with trade unions, is the fact that % of ALP voters belong to a union—more than double the proportion of L-NP voters (%) and substantially ahead of Greens voters (%). Other contributing factors.

        In October , the right-wing journal Quadrant published the book Australia’s Secret War, an account by Hal Colebatch of homefront industrial disruptions by Australian trade unions during the Second World War. Described as a secret history rescued from ‘folk memory’ – and one previously suppressed by leftists – it detailed ‘treacherous’ industrial actions by . In any event, the fact that Japan had attacked Australian territory and treated Australian POWs with appalling brutality did not to stop the communist unions from undermining the war effort or Eddie Ward’s Left faction in the Labor caucus continuing to protect them and vehemently opposing the deployment of conscripts beyond our borders.


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