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Labour law

Labour law

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Richard Benny
  • Biografical Information: Robert Upex is Professor of Law and Head of Department of Law at the University of Surrey.
    Richard Benny is Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Surrey Stephen Hardy is Senior Lecturer in Law at Manchester University.
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Butterworths core text series.
  • Permalink: (Stable identifier)

Short Description

Lxx, 440 pages ; 24 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: Robert Upex, Richard Benny, Stephen Hardy.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 11 editions
  • First edition Date: 2004
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3009
  • Dewey Code: 344.4101
  • ISBN: 9780199289370 0199289379
  • OCLC: 70229883

Publisher Description:

The second and updated edition of this core text covers the key elements in labour and employment law courses and is suitable at LLB level. Although the subject is so vast, it covers the main elements of labour law and presents these clearly and concisely.

Main Contents

1. Introducing Labour Law; 2. The European Dimension; 3. Contract of Employment; 4. Discrimination and Equal Pay; 5. Work Life Balance; 6. Termination of Employment; 7. Unfair Dismissal; 8. Redundancy; 9. Transfer of Undertaking; 10. Trade Unions and their Members; 11. Collective Bargaining; 12. Industrial Action; 13. Human Rights

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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:

European Union countries
Great Britain
Labor laws and legislation

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