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Author Kornhauser, Arthur

Title Industrial conflict / edited by Arthur Kornhauser, Robert Dubin and Arthur M. Ross
Published New York : Mcgraw-Hill, 1954


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Description 551pages
Contents 1. Basic issues concerning industrial conflict -- Problems and viewpoints / the Editors -- The natural history of the strike / Arthur M. Ross -- Constructive aspects of industrial conflict / Robert Dubin -- Industrial harmony as a goal / George C. Homans -- 2. Roots of industrial conflict -- a. Motivational analysis -- Human motivations underlying industrial conflict / Arthur Kornhauser -- Satisfactions and deprivations in industrial life / Daniel Katz -- b. Organization and leadership of groups in conflict -- The labor union as an organization / Joel Seidman -- Labor unions and workers' rights in jobs / Solomon Barkin -- Internal conflict and labor-union solidarity / Lloyd H. Fisher and Grant McConnell -- The labor leaders and the power elite / C. Wright Mills -- The corporation as an organization / Neil W. Chamberlain -- Bureaucratization in industry / Reinhard Bendix -- The role of supervision / Melville Dalton -- c. Social and economic influences -- The interindustry propensity to strike- an international comparison / Clark Kerr and Abraham Siegel -- Industrial conflict and business fluctuations / Albert Rees -- Occupational structure and industrial conflict / Wilbert E. Moore -- Social structure and power conflict / Herbert Blumer -- Industrial conflict and public opinion / Daniel Bell -- Ideologies and industrial conflict / Philip Taft -- 3. Dealing with industrial conflict -- a. Accommodating to conflict -- Collective bargaining and American capitalism / Frederick H. Harbison -- Grievance negotiation / Van D. Kennedy -- Mediation and fact finding / Edgar L.Warren -- Arbitration / Irving Bernstein -- b. Efforts to remove sources of conflict -- Basic employment relations / Charles A. Myers -- Wage administration and production standards / Edward R. Livernash -- Work methods, working conditions, and morale / Charles R. Walker -- Union-management cooperation / Ernest Dale -- Group dynamics in the industrial situation / Mason Haire -- Recognition and utilization of employees' abilities / Edward T. Raney -- Social-security legislation and industrial conflict / William Haber -- c. Social control of industrial conflict -- Social control of industrial conflict / Theresa Wolfson -- Changing legal concepts and industrial conflict / Benjamin Aaron -- Industrial conflict in periods of national emergency / Edwin E. Witte -- Labor and management influence on social controls / Kermit Eby -- 4. Industrial conflict in other societies -- Industrial conflicts in British nationalized industries / T.E. Chester -- Industrial relations in National Socialist Germany / Matthew A. Kelly -- Soviet Russia / Walter Galenson -- Industrial conflict-Sweden / Oliver A. Peterson -- 5: Industrial conflict : present and future -- Alternative roads ahead / the Editors -- Concluding interpretations : (A) The undetermined future of industrial conflict / Arthur Kornhauser -- (B) Prospects of industrial conflict-a prediction / Robert Dubin --(C) Concluding observations / Arthur M. Ross
Notes Prepared for the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also issued online
Subject Industrial relations -- United States.
Industrial relations.
Labor disputes -- United States.
Labor disputes.
Labor unions.
Strikes and lockouts.
Labor Unions.
Author Dubin, Robert.
Ross, Arthur M. (Arthur Max), 1916-1970.
Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues.
LC no. 53012870
ISBN 0405101791