Trade Unions and Workplace Training: Issues and International Perspectives

1st Edition

Richard Cooney, Mark Stuart

Routledge
Published May 24, 2017
Reference - 200 Pages - 7 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138107601 - CAT# Y336921
Series: Routledge Research in Employment Relations

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Summary

Trade Unions and Workplace Training examines the changing role of trade unions in the provision of vocational education, workplace training and skill development. It reflects upon: the role that unions have played in the reform of vocational education and training systems; the nature of union involvement in consultative mechanisms at a national and industry level; the nature of union involvement in skill formation at the workplace; and the development of mechanisms for the articulation of employee voice in the design, delivery and assessment of vocational training.

The book provides a collection of studies of Canada, Australia, United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany and Norway by leading researchers in the field. Distinctive, accessible and original, all the chapters are written in a style that illustrates the relevance of academic debates and research data to practice and the book includes a number of the chapters written by trade union practitioners.

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