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  • Author:
    James A. Piazza
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    0739103512
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    978-0739103517
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    Lexington Books (May 15, 2002)
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    180 pages
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    Europe
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In a detailed comparative study of metalworking and textiles unions in the United States, Sweden, and Germany James A. Piazza reveals an international labor movement under threat, crippled by falling union membership and waning political influence.

Piazza, James A. Going Global (2002): Unions and Globalization in the United States, Sweden, and Germany. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. Driven: Inside BMW, The Most Admired Car Company in the World.

However, America may have lost sight of the many benefits that have accrued to the country and the whole world as a result of globalization

unions and globalization in the United States, Sweden, and Germany. Published 2002 by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md. Written in English.

unions and globalization in the United States, Sweden, and Germany. Germany, Sweden, United States. Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-157) and index. Unions and globalization in the United States, Sweden, and Germany.

Labor unions in the United States are organizations that represent workers in many industries recognized under US labor law. Their activity today centers on collective bargaining over wages, benefits, and working conditions for their membership, and. Their activity today centers on collective bargaining over wages, benefits, and working conditions for their membership, and on representing their members in disputes with management over violations of contract provisions. Larger trade unions also typically engage in lobbying activities and electioneering at the state and federal level.

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Globalization or globalisation is the process of interaction and integration among people, companies, and governments worldwide. Globalization has grown due to advances in transportation and communication technology.

CENTRAL CURRENTS IN GLOBALIZATION Globalization and Economy . In Italy and Germany, fascist parties seized power while in the United States.

Can organized labor survive in a globalizing world? Going Global explores the impact of increasingly globalized manufacturing on the labor movement in the industrialized West. In a detailed comparative study of metalworking and textiles unions in the United States, Sweden, and Germany James A. Piazza reveals an international labor movement under threat, crippled by falling union membership and waning political influence. Piazza illustrates―through statistical analysis and industry-specific case studies―organized labor's urgent need for effective structures of collective bargaining, strong political connections, and democratic workplace institutions. Going Global will be of great interest to scholars of international political economy and industrial relations seeking a blueprint for organized labor's survival in the new global economy.