Law, M & Piercy, G. (2000). Training and the new industrial relations: New Zealand research that explores Streeck's thesis. In T. J. Stork, V.-L. Chapman and R. St. Clair (eds) AERC 2000: 41st Annual Adult Education Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada, June 2-4, 2000 (pp. 235-240).
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This New Zealand research finds some support for Wolfgang Streeck’s thesis that education and training offer unions strategic possibilities in a neo-liberal environment. But it also finds that political strategies are necessary when unions’ quasi-constitutional status has been substantially diminished.
This article has been published in the Proceedings of AERC 2000: 41st Annual Adult Education Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada, June 2-4, 2000.