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Labour administration and trade unionism in Japan

Kaichi Maekawa

Labour administration and trade unionism in Japan

after World War II

by Kaichi Maekawa

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Published by Keibunsha in Kyoto, Japan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Asia, Southeastern
    • Subjects:
    • Labor supply -- Japan -- History.,
    • Labor unions -- Japan -- History.,
    • Labor movement -- Asia, Southeastern -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Kaichi Maekawa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5827.A6 M32 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 124 p. :
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2635781M
      ISBN 104772912401
      LC Control Number85209424

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Labour unions emerged in Japan in the second half of the Meiji period, afteras the country underwent a period of rapid industrialization. Untilhowever, the labour movement remained weak, impeded by a lack of legal rights, anti-union legislation, management-organized factory councils, and political divisions between “cooperative” and radical tory authority: Ministry of Health, Labour.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maekawa, Kaichi, Labour administration and trade unionism in Japan.

Kyoto, Japan: Keibunsha, A trade union (or a labor union in the U.S.) is an association of workers forming a legal unit or legal personhood, usually called a "bargaining unit", which acts as bargaining agent and legal representative for a unit of employees in all matters of law or right arising from or in the administration of a collective unions typically fund the formal organization, head office.

labour unions, significance and role of union, and welfare activities in sugar industries in the study region. Trade unions are those organisations of employees/workers who work for the maintenance and enhancement of their economic status by insisting on a rise in money wages and improvement in working conditions and benefits.

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The trade union's constitution must inter alia include the members' right to participate in all affairs and prohibit the disqualification for union membership on the basis of race, religion, gender, social status or family origin (Art.

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There are also some traits of political unionism in Japan, trade unions shift their focus from narrow traditional questions of workplace organisation (wages, hours) to more general economic and social issues ranging from influence on financial decisions to strive towards stronger solidarity amongst unions (Marshall, Briggs: ).

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