The labor movement in post-war France

  • 508 Pages
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  • English
Columbia university press , New York
Labor unions -- France, Labor and laboring classes -- France, Labor laws and legislation -- France, Cooperation -- France, Communism -- France, Employers" associations -- F



Statementby David J. Saposs ...
SeriesSocial and economic studies of post-war France, prepared under the auspices of Columbia university, Council for research in the social sciences, ed. by C. J. H. Hayes... vol. IV
LC ClassificationsHD8430 .S3
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 508 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6757910M
LC Control Number31012462

The Labor Movement in Post War France: Social and Economic Studies of Post War France, V4 [Saposs, David Joseph, Hayes, Carlton J.

H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Labor Movement in Post War France: Social and Economic Studies of Post War France Author: David Joseph Saposs. And, whereas in the other continental European countries organized Catholic union groups existed before the War, in France it was not until the post-War split in the C.

T., that they became significant, although isolated unions of Catholic workers date from the early beginnings of the French labor movement.

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Subjects: Labor unions -- France. Labor movement -- France. Labor laws and legislation -- France.

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View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. Economist Gerald Friedman, in an astute comparative study of the evolution of labor movements in the United States and France in the period from toilluminates not only the distinctive turns to syndicalism in France and craft unionism in the United States, but also the unique impact each form of unionization had on the shaping of the French and the U.S.

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