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China"s trade unions

Masaharu Hishida

China"s trade unions

how autonomous are they?

by Masaharu Hishida

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMasaharu Hishida ... [et al.].
SeriesChina policy series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD6837 .C4515 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24487416M
ISBN 109780415490160, 9780203861752
LC Control Number2009027616

  China is the world center of wildcat strikes—given that no strike in China is officially allowed under the law. The government doesn’t issue statistics, but one source found 1, strikes and worker protests from June through Strikes are on the rise since , but they all take place outside the official channels of the All-China Federation of Trade Unions. Trade unions global crisis ISBN f the recent global economic crisis has debilitated labour in many parts of the world, many segments of the trade union movement have been fighting back, combining traditional and innovative strategies and articulating alternatives to the dominant political and economic models. Table of Contents. 1. Chinese labour in the global economy: An Introduction Andreas Bieler and Chun-Yi Lee ’s Place in the Global Divisions of Labour: An Uneven and Combined Development Perspective Jane Hardy tation and resistance: a comparative analysis of the Chinese cheap labour electronics and high-value added IT sectors Andreas Bieler and Chun-Yi Lee 4.   China’s Leaders Confront an Unlikely Foe: Ardent Young Communists. China allows labor organizing only under the auspices of the official, party-controlled All .


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China's Trade Unions - How Autonomous Are They?: A Survey of Enterprise Union Chairpersons (China Policy Series) - Kindle edition by Hishida, Masaharu, Kojima, Kazuko, Ishii, Tomoaki, Qiao, Jian, Kojima, Kazuko, Ishii, Tomoaki, Qiao, Jian.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cited by: 3. This book examines the role of trade unions vis-a-vis management in the People's Republic of China from to the present day.

It deals with the evolution, reform and consolidation of the Chinese labour movement and, particularly, the role of the main arm of Chinese organized labour, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) at both the apex and grass-roots levels.

Thus far, workers have mainly struggled to make the official unions, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU), more democratic rather. Industrial action in China entered uncharted territory last year. Labor unrest was previously confined for the most part to the manufacturing and construction sectors – the traditional linchpins of China’s growth.

Inhowever, it spread into the retail and service sectors, with strike action doubling in the former and growing by a fifth in the combined with incidents in. This book examines the status of trade unions in contemporary China, exploring Chinas trade unions book degree to which trade unions have been Chinas trade unions book as China is increasingly integrated into the global economy, and discussing the key question of how autonomous China's trade unions are.

The paper concluded that disunity and politicization of trade union are major obstacles for the development of strong and stable trade unions which is an integral part of cordial industrial relations.

Chinas trade unions book China’s leaders Chinas trade unions book to replicate the widely shared prosperity, political legitimacy, and stability that flowed from America’s New Deal, but Chinas trade unions book are irrevocably opposed to the independent trade unions and mass Chinas trade unions book that were central to bringing it by: 3.

In the West, a major role for unions is China apparently has Chinas trade unions book trade union members than the rest of the world put together. But as David Metcalfand Jianwei Li have found, Chinese unions function very differently from unions in the West.

Trade unions in China. CentrePiece Summer 25File Size: KB. The All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU; simplified Chinese: 中 华 全 国 总 工 会; traditional Chinese: 中 華 全 國 總 工 會; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Quánguó Zǒnggōng Huì) is the nationalised organisation federation of the People's Republic of is the largest trade union in the world with million members in 1, primary trade union ation: WFTU, Profintern (Historical).

Secondly, the trade unions in China do not focus on the high-class individuals with a great income rate. The unions emphasize on protecting the low and middle-income earners in the society.

Moreover, they have economically managed Chinas trade unions book raise the GDP of the state, and the productivity level of the staffs has significantly increased (Barth ). list of Tables --list of Figures --list of Abbreviations --Preface --Acknowledgements --PART 1: EVOLVING --Setting-Out the Issues --The Chinese labour Movement After --The ACFTU's Evolving Role --PART 2: REFORMING --Trade Unions and Management in Chinas trade unions book in their legal Context --Trade Chinas trade unions book and Management in the State-Owned Enterprise.

After the Trade Union Act ofBritish labor unions were guaranteed legal recognition, although it required the laws of and to assure their status. In Chinas trade unions book latter part of the 19th cent. the socialist movement made headway among trade unionists, and James Keir Hardie induced () the trade unions to join forces with the socialists.

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During the Cold War years, pro-employer trade unions were praised for the ‘freedoms and choices’ that unions in Stalinist Eastern Europe lacked. Today, unions in Eastern Europe are being criticized and attacked by neo-liberal reformers like Lech Walesa or Vaclav Havel because their demands make it difficult to get IMF or EU loans or credits.

The All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) was established in to represent the interests of national and local trade unions and trade union councils. The ACFTU reported a membership of million, out of an estimated million urban workers, at the end of Chinese trade unions are organized on a broad industrial basis.

But while economic hopes for reform in China are alive and well, trade unions, which for most countries are on the front lines of protecting workers' rights, show few signs of opening : Tyler Roney.

The official trade union, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU), is the only legally recognized trade union in China. Independent trade unions are not legal in China nor do they function in even clandestine ways. While the ACFTU ap-pears from the outside to be a monolith, in practice it functionsFile Size: KB.

In this new and rapidly changing situation the author has made a path-breaking attempt to analyse Chinese labour law and the Chinese trade unions from political-economic and legal perspectives. The book is an essential reference for all economists, legal practitioners, entrepreneurs, sinologists, politicians and trade unionists interested in.

So far, the Chinese trade unions have established relations with trade unions in more than countries and regions as well as a number of international trade union organizations. This book examines the status of trade unions in contemporary China, exploring the degree to which trade unions have been reformed as China is increasingly integrated into the global economy, and discussing the key question of how autonomous China's trade unions are.

Based on an extensive, grass-roots survey of local trade union chairpersons, the book reveals that although trade unions in. Trade Unions in China opens with two chapters on workplace organization and workplace militancy from the Maoist era until the early s, including an account of the battles around redundancy terms and agreements among workers in state-owned enterprises, from a perspective quite close to that of this journal.

In those battles the ACFTU was at. The All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) operates at a national level, under which local all-level federations of trade unions or basic-level trade unions in towns can be established in enterprises with 25 or more union members.

Trade unions in China Membership required. Global firms operating in China are being pressured to sign up with a government-affiliated union now, or pay more later. Business Jul 31st edition.

China's main union is yet to earn its job This new era of activism has forced China's official trade union, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions, to re‑examine its role and look for ways Author: Han Dongfang. The following translation was retrieved from the Ministry of Commerce Web site on Ap The Chinese text was retrieved from the Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China Web site on Ap Adopted on April 3, at the 5th Session of the 7th National People's Congress.Amended according to the Decision on Amending the Trade Union Law of the People's.

Tim Pringle, Trade Unions in China: The Challenge of Labour Unrest (Routledge, ), £ When workers at the Nanhai Honda car plant in China’s Pearl River Delta went on strike inthey first had to fight off a gang of thugs sent by their own trade union.

Download A New Deal For Chinas Workers ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF legitimacy, and stability that flowed from America’s New Deal, but they are irrevocably opposed to the independent trade unions and mass mobilization that brought it about.

This book is a unique blend of disciplines that presents a new set of guideposts--some. The world's largest retailer, Wal-Mart has always been resistant to unionization in its stores around the world.

As its business in China expands, the chain store is pressured by China's official All China Federation of Trade Unions to establish union branches in its many stores. The All-China Federation of Trade Unions is the sole national trade union federation of the People's Republic of China.

It is the largest trade union in the world with million members in 1, primary trade union organizations. Now out in paperback, this book has been welcomed as one of the 'best studies on Chinese trade unions in recent years'.

Pringle focuses on what Chinese unions do - rather than what they say they do. Case studies of 'best practice' are subjected to critical analysis contextualised by China's turbulent post-liberation labour history and the.

Article 5 Trade unions shall organize and conduct education among workers and staff members in order that they shall, in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution of the People's Republic of China and other laws, give play to their role as masters of the country and participate in various ways and forms in the administration of State.

A Turning Point for China’s Trade Unions Article in the China Labour Bulletin analyses upcoming changes in China's labour regulations. A crucial turning point in the history of China's trade union movement may have been reached.

This book examines the role of trade unions vis-à-vis management in the People's Republic of China from to the present day. It deals with the evolution, reform and consolidation of the Chinese labour movement and, particularly, the role of the main arm of Chinese organized labour, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) at both the apex and grass-roots levels.

For those who want to know more about the current status of labor in China, A New Deal for China’s Workers. is a must-read. Addressing labor issues in the United States and China, Estlund goes beyond the common view that workplaces in China are all sweatshops even as she questions China’s prospects for controlled liberalization of trade unions and labor NGOs.

2 Frank Hantke Trade Unions in the 21st Century Foreword gçÜå=jçåâëI=dÉåÉê~ä=pÉÅêÉí~êóI=bqr`= The current publication is a specific event, a type of its own in the row of writings about trade unionism in transition societies.

It comes with a pretty engag-ing name - about trade unions and the Size: KB. This book focuses on how the All China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) is reforming under current conditions and demonstrates that labour unrest is the principal driving force behind trade.

Employment relations “with Chinese characteristics” traditional strongholds of the trade unions disappeared, and bythe num-ber of union branches and union membership had reached very low levels (see table 1).

Many of the employees of domestic private enterprises and foreign-owned. Jenny Clegg’s book China’s Global Strategy, published by Pluto Press inis an extremely useful examination of China’s economic and political outlook. It focuses on the country’s overriding strategy of developing a ‘multipolar world’, where no one country dominates and where the countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America – for centuries ground down by colonialism and neo.

Catherine A. Rein Professor of Law Cynthia Estlund’s newest book, A New Deal for China’s Workers?, focuses on the rapidly evolving labor landscape for workers in the world’s second-largest national economy and the implications of those changes for the rest of the ing the current state of Chinese labor with the United States’ labor-employer conflicts in the twentieth century.

The All-China Federation of Trade Unions, known as the ACFTU is backed by the Chinese government and pushes for a change in Wal-Mart’s attitude. The Chinese union does not engage in collective bargaining, organizing more events and discussions about conditions, and the government relies on the union to monitor private firms.

China’s Trade Unions in Corporatist Transition _____ Anita Chan Pdf issue in studies of trade unions pdf a union’s relationship with the state, ideologically and strategically. At one end of the spectrum is a system where the trade union has a weak relationship with the government.

At the other, a union can be under absolute state Size: KB. China's global exports fell 3% to $ billion, while imports were up % at $ billion. For the first eight months ofexports were off 1% from a .A few years ago, the ebook All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU), the umbrella union for the ebook country of China, called for all foreign-invested companies in China to recognize its unions by the end ofclaiming it would ‘blacklist’ and take legal action against any foreign firms refusing to allow unionization.