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Labour law

Labour law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD3009

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Hugh Collins, K. D. Ewing, Aileen McColgan
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Cambridge [UK] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
  • Type: Book
  • Other titles: Labor law
  • Series title: Law in context.
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Short Description

Lix, 923 pages ; 25 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Labour law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Hugh Collins, K.D. Ewing, Aileen McColgan.
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 2012
  • Last edition Date: 2012
  • Languages: British English, Spanish
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3009
  • Dewey Code: 344.4101
  • ISBN: 9781107027824 1107027829 9781107608863 1107608864
  • OCLC: 798059419

Main Contents

Nature and sources of labour law
Globalisation and labour law
Terms of the contract of employment
Authority and co-operation
Flexibility and precarious work
The personal scope of labour law
Working time
Work/life balance
Civil liberties at work
Freedom of association and the right to organise
Freedom of association and trade union autonomy
The right to bargain collectively
The right to be informed and consulted
Collective action and the right to strike
Liability for collective action
Wrongful dismissal
Unfair dismissal
Economic dismissal.

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If you wish to locate similar books to “Labour law”, they can be found under the 344.4101 in a public library, and the Library of Congress call numbers starting with KD3009 in most university libraries. If you wish to look up similar titles to “Labour law” in an on-line library catalog, the official Library of Congress Subject Headings under which they can be found are:

Great Britain
Labor laws and legislation

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