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Industrial relations in the privatised coal industry

continuity, change and contradictions

by Emma Wallis

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial relations -- Great Britain -- Case studies.,
    • Coal trade -- Deregulation -- Great Britain -- Case studies.,
    • Coal mines and mining -- Government ownership -- Great Britain.,
    • Privatization -- Great Britain -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-274) and index.

      StatementEmma Wallis.
      GenreCase studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6976.M6152 G79 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 281 p. ;
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6801195M
      ISBN 100754612759
      LC Control Number00132587
      OCLC/WorldCa43580882


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