COMPARATIVE SYSTEMS OF UNJUST DISMISSAL - THE BRITISH CASE
UNSPECIFIED. (1994) COMPARATIVE SYSTEMS OF UNJUST DISMISSAL - THE BRITISH CASE. ANNALS OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF POLITICAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCE, 536 . pp. 43-55. ISSN 0002-7162Full text not available from this repository.
Statutory employee protection against unfair dismissal has operated in the United Kingdom for over two decades. Despite deregulation in other areas of individual legal rights during the 1980s, protection against unfair dismissal has emerged virtually intact. In order to help explain its survival, this article draws on empirical research to explore what the law in operation has meant for employees, unions, employers, and the state. Although offering some protection to workers against arbitrary or most unreasonable employer behavior, the law has operated in a way sensitive to employer needs and interests, and managerial prerogative has been supported.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
H Social Sciences
|Journal or Publication Title:||ANNALS OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF POLITICAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCE|
|Publisher:||SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC|
|Number of Pages:||13|
|Page Range:||pp. 43-55|
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