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CentrePiece Article
Trade Unions: Resurgence or Demise?
Sue Fernie and David Metcalf
June 2005
Paper No' CEPCP178:
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CentrePiece 10 (2) Summer 2005

Trade unions have been in decline in Britain for 25 years. A new book edited by Sue Fernie and David Metcalf - and featuring contributions from most leading analysts of the labour movement - takes a generally pessimistic view of their likely future.

Trade Unions: Resurgence or Demise?, edited by Sue Fernie and David Metcalf and published by Routledge (2005), summarises the output from CEP's five-year research programme on the future of unions in modern Britain, which was funded by the Leverhulme Trust