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Author Preminger, Jonathan, 1975- author

Title Labor in Israel : beyond nationalism and neoliberalism / Jonathan Preminger
Published Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2018
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Contents Introduction : an inquiry into labor in Israel in the 21st century -- Neoliberalism, neocorporatism and worker representation -- The rise of labor activism -- The old structures : corrupt, fossilized, irrelevant? -- Taking the struggle beyond the workplace -- Renegotiating the role of the Histadrut -- The frontal struggle : recognition in the workplace -- The ideological struggle : the delegitimization of organized labor -- The institutional struggle : undermining the labor courts -- Labor representation outside union structures -- Pluralism and the changing nature of politics -- Between national community and class solidarity -- Porous labor market, insular political community -- Conclusion : beyond nationalism and neoliberalism?
Summary Using a comprehensive analysis of the wave of organizing that swept the country starting in 2007, Labor in Israel investigates the changing political status of organized labor in the context of changes to Israel's political economy, including ..
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Labor market -- Israel
Labor movement -- Israel
Labor policy -- Israel
Labor unions -- Israel
HISTORY -- Middle East -- Israel.
Labor market.
Labor movement.
Labor policy.
Labor unions.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017043972
ISBN 1501717138
9781501717130 (pdf)
9781501717147 (epub/mobi)