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Political strikes

K. W. Watkins

Political strikes

past, present and future.

by K. W. Watkins

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Published by Freedom Association in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination1 pamphlet (11p.) ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22316269M
ISBN 100907671179
OCLC/WorldCa343733778

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The new laws were sold to the public as an essential crime. This book will be of much interest to students of terrorism studies, political violence, international history, security studies and IR. Table of Contents Preface Introduction, Jussi Hanhimäki and Bernhard Blumenau Part I: Terrorism Prior to the Cold War 1.

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Nicholas Lardy, a preeminent expert on the Chinese economy, provides a balanced and insightful overview that, like his previous works, will become standard reference material for anyone interested in understanding the .The book could also have direct relevance for other public sector state employees, another large group affected by neoliberal austerity.

The red state teacher strikes were not specifically strikes against the employer in a conventional sense—they were more precisely political strikes against state legislatures.