labour union


Dictionary of sociology. 2013.

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  • labour union — Association of workers in a particular trade, industry, or plant, formed to obtain improvements in pay, benefits, and working conditions through collective action. The first fraternal and self help associations of labourers appeared in Britain in …   Universalium

  • labour union — noun N. Amer. a trade union …   English new terms dictionary

  • Labour Union (Poland) — Infobox Political Party party name = Labour Union party colorcode = #FF0000 leader = Waldemar Witkowski foundation = June 1992 ideology = Social democracy headquarters = ul. Nowogrodzka 4, 00 513 Warsaw international = Socialist International,… …   Wikipedia

  • General Labour Union (Italy) — UGL Full name General Labour Union Native name Unione Generale del Lavoro Founded 1950 Country Italy Affiliation ITUC Key people Giovanni Centrell …   Wikipedia

  • Canadian Labour Union — The Canadian Labour Union (1872 – 78) was the first attempt at a national central organization to represent labour unions. It was founded in Toronto, Ontario on Sept. 23, 1873, by 46 local unions. It could not be called a national body as only… …   Wikipedia

  • National Labour Union of Morocco — UNMT Full name National Labour Union of Morocco Native name Union Nationale Marocaine du Travail Founded 1973 Country Morocco Key people Abdelslam Maâti, secretary general Office location …   Wikipedia

  • Antigua Trades and Labour Union — Infobox Union name= ATLU country= Antigua and Barbuda affiliation= members= 7000 full name= Antigua Trades and Labour Union native name= founded= 1939 current= head= dissolved date= dissolved state= merged into= office= St. John s, Antigua and… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Kitts and Nevis Trades and Labour Union — Infobox Union| name= TLU country= Saint Kitts and Nevis affiliation= ITUC members= full name= Saint Kitts and Nevis Trades and Labour Union native name= founded= 1932 current= head= dissolved date= dissolved state= merged into= office= Basseterre …   Wikipedia

  • Italian Labour Union — Infobox Union name= UIL country= Italy affiliation= ITUC, ETUC, TUAC members= 1,923,885 (2005) full name= Italian Labour Union native name= Unione Italiana del Lavoro founded= 1950 current= head= dissolved date= dissolved state= merged into=… …   Wikipedia

  • Tunisian General Labour Union — Infobox Union name= UGTT country= Tunisia affiliation= ITUC members= 300,000 full name= Tunisian General Labour Union native name= Union Générale Tunisienne du Travail founded= January 20, 1946 current= head= dissolved date= dissolved state=… …   Wikipedia

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