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Author Dencik, Lina, author

Title Worker resistance and media : challenging global corporate power in the 21st century / Lina Dencik and Peter Wilkin
Published New York, NY : Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 2015
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Description 1 online resource
Series Global crises and the media ; vol. 18
Global crises and the media ; v. 18
Contents Acknowledgements -- Introduction: labour, media and globalisation -- Trade unions, the labour movement and the first wave of globalisation -- Labour and the 2nd wave of globalisation : digitising the world system -- Social media, digital activism, and labour movements : worker resistance in the new protest environment -- The globalising of the justice for janitors movement -- Fast food forward : from industrial power to public image -- The domestic workers movement : connecting informal labour -- Online labour activism and state-corporate control -- Re-Imagining worker resistance in the twenty-first century
Notes Description based on print record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International business enterprises.
Corporate governance.
Social movements.
Information technology -- Political aspects.
Internet -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Wilkin, Peter, 1963- author
ISBN 9781453915868 (electronic book)