Search for dissertations about: "labour relations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 84 swedish dissertations containing the words labour relations.

  1. 1. The Local Aspect. Changes of Swedish Labour Policy and Industrial Relations in the 1990's

    Author : Sofia Murhem; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; local labour policy; Sweden; industrial relations; labour relations; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia;

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  2. 2. The Golden Fleece of the Cape Capitalist expansion and labour relations in the periphery of transnational wool production, c. 1860–1950

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Fredrik Lilja; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; capitalist expansion; transnational production; commodity chains; accumulation of capital; labour relations; shepherds; wool farming; fencing; environment; generational division of labour; gendered division of labour; imperialism; capitalism; British Empire; Rosa Luxemburg; South Africa; the Cape; eastern Cape.; Historia; History;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the organisation, character and change of labour relations in expanding capitalist wool farming in the Cape between 1860 and 1950. It is an attempt to analyse labour in wool farming within a transnational framework, based on an expansion of capital from core to periphery of the capitalist world-economy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Safety Politics and Risk Perceptions in Malaysian Industry

    University dissertation from Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Author : Arne Wangel; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Malaysia; metal industries; manufacturing sector; working environment; safety politics; risk perceptions; occupational safety and health; labour process; labour-management relations; Sociology of work; industrial relations; South-East Asia; Sociology of labour; sociology of enterprise; Arbetslivssociologi; företagssociologi;

    Abstract : The thesis concerns risk and safety in manufacturing companies in a developing country. Risk and safety is viewed as integral to the social relations between management and labour. The Malaysian case presents a historical conjuncture of this conflict theme, which is very different from that of its Western genesis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Migrant Workers moral economies of temporary labour in the Swedish IT and wild berry industries

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Karin Krifors; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; migration; employers; moral economy; management discourse; supply chains; labour relations; IT industry; wild berry industry; Sweden; India; Thailand; migration; arbetsgivare; moralisk ekonomi; managementdiskurs; utbudskedjor; arbete; IT-industri; bärindustri; Sverige; Indien; Thailand;

    Abstract : Temporary migrant workers and circular migration constitute a growing global phenomenon as the management of migration becomes increasingly important to policymakers. This thesis takes academic discussions on citizenship and migration as its starting point, and examines the role of employers in terms of defining temporary migrant workers and their role in the Swedish labour market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Collective Autonomy in the European Union : Theoretical, Comparative and Cross-border perspectives on the Legal Regulation of Collective Bargaining

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Andrea Iossa; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; collective autonomy; collective laissez-faire; collective bargaining; Italy; Sweden; industrial relations; European labour law; comparative labour law; collective labour rights; cross-border economic freedoms; freedom of establishment; posting of workers; decentralisation of collective bargaining; cross-border collective bargaining; cross-border collective action; komparativ rätt; arbetsrätt; EU-rättt; sverige; italien;

    Abstract : ‘Collective Autonomy in the European Union’ explores the question of collective autonomy by investigating the relationship between collective bargaining and legal regulation and its current evolution in the national contexts and in the EU internal market. The thesis aims at achieving a comprehensive understanding of the notion, function and exercise of collective autonomy and collective bargaining, and it argues that collective autonomy and collective bargaining in contemporary Europe present challenges that alter their basic features. READ MORE