State, labor, and the transition to a market economy : Egypt, Poland, Mexico, and the Czech Republic /

"Explores what facilitates or hinders social group attempts to influence the process of economic restructuring and reconstruction of state-society relations by focusing on organized labor's response to privatization of the public sector during the first decade of reforms. Compares Poland,...

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Author / Creator:Paczyńska, Agnieszka, 1967-
Imprint:University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2009.
Description:xiii, 268 p. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Capitalism -- Cross-cultural studies.
Privatization -- Cross-cultural studies.
Labor unions -- Political activity -- Cross-cultural studies.
Political culture -- Cross-cultural studies.
Industrial relations -- Cross-cultural studies.
Capitalism.
Industrial relations.
Labor unions -- Political activity.
Political culture.
Privatization.
Cross-cultural studies.
Format: E-Resource Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7681048
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ISBN:9780271034362 (cloth : alk. paper)
027103436X (cloth : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-255) and index.
Summary:"Explores what facilitates or hinders social group attempts to influence the process of economic restructuring and reconstruction of state-society relations by focusing on organized labor's response to privatization of the public sector during the first decade of reforms. Compares Poland, Egypt, Mexico and the Czech Republic"--Provided by publisher.