conflict, industrial


Dictionary of sociology. 2013.

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  • industrial conflict — UK US noun [C or U] HR ► disagreements and actions such as strikes (= workers refusing to work) that result from employees being unhappy with a situation: »Absenteeism is more likely to be an expression of industrial conflict than a matter of… …   Financial and business terms

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  • conflict — conflict, social conflict See competition, economic and social ; conflict theory ; consensus ; industrial conflict ; military and militarism ; power …   Dictionary of sociology

  • industrial relations — ➔ relations * * * industrial relations UK US noun [plural] HR ► the relationships between employees and employers, including whether employees are happy with their pay and working conditions: »The history of industrial relations in the UK… …   Financial and business terms

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