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The Law of the Labour Market: Industrialization, Employment and Legal Evoluton


ISBN13: 9780198152811
ISBN: 0198152817
Published: March 2005
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £83.00



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This book examines the evolution of the contract of employment in Britain through an investigation of changes in its juridical form during and since the industrial revolution. The initial conditions of industrialization and the subsequent growth of a particular type of welfare state have decisively shaped the evolutionary path of British labour and social security law.

The implications of this historical perspective for modern conceptualizations of the labour market, and in particular for current proposals to move 'beyond' the employment model, are addressed.

Subjects:
Employment Law, Legal History
Contents:
1. Labour markets and legal evolution
2. The origins of the contract of employment
3. The duty to work
4. Collective bargaining and social legislation
5. Capabilities, competition, and rights;

Series: Oxford Monographs on Labour Law

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Regulating Flexible Work ISBN 9780199218790
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Published February 2008
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EU Intervention in Domestic Labour Law ISBN 9780199277209
Published May 2007
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The Personal Employment Contract ISBN 9780199298631
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European Employment Strategy: Labour Market Regulation and New Governance ISBN 9780199279647
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The Personal Employment Contract ISBN 9780199249268
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Freedom of Speech and Employment
Lucy VickersSenior Lecturer in Law, Oxford Brookes University
ISBN 9780198268307
Published November 2002
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£73.00
Women and the Law
Sandra FredmanReader in Law, Exeter College, Oxford University
ISBN 9780198763239
Published March 1999
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£38.99
Women and the Law New ed ISBN 9780198763222
Published August 1998
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£78.00
Just Wages for Women
Aileen McColganLecturer in Law, King's College, London
ISBN 9780198265887
Published September 1997
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The Right to Strike ISBN 9780198254393
Published July 1991
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