Privatisation and industrial relations in British shipbuilding.

Alan McKinlay, Philip Taylor

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    Abstract

    Examines the causes of the 1993 strike by workers at Yarrow Shipbuilders in Great Britain. Impact of privatization on management strategy and shop steward organization; Restructuring of the defense market in the 1980s; Shipyard industrial relations from 1945 to 1979; Dilemma faced by shop stewards' leadership; Changes in the neighboring Govan Kvaerner shipyard.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)293
    Number of pages12
    JournalIndustrial Relations Journal
    Volume25
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 1994

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