The Open Shop Volume 4

The Open Shop Volume 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ... it to endure. CONTENTS. Arbitration-Its Uses and Abuses 299 I Success in Manufacturing 304 V The Sympathetic Strike 306 I A Wrong Tendency in Labor Unions 307 1 Arbitration and the Chicago Strike 307 The Tone of Voice 310 './ Editorial Comment, 311 A Labor Union in Business for Itself 316 Labor Leaders and Strikes 317 A New Departure 317 Benefits of Organization 318, Is American Enterprise in Danger of Eclipse? 321 J Has the Minister a Closed Shop 7 323 Some Novel Strike Causes 325 Limitation of Output 326' What Massachusetts Strikes Have Cost 327 1 "A Man With an Aim" 327 The Closed Shop 328 Will the Government Stand? 337 In the Field of Labor 344 THE SENECA FALLS MFG. CO. 241 Water Street, Seneca Falls, N. Y U. S. A. In writing, please mention The Open Shop. Volume IV JULY, 1905 Number 7 Arbitration--Its Uses and Abuses. By GEORGE WELSH WEBER. GEORGE WELSH WEBER. which commend it; it is secret and does not necessitate the exposure of books, business methods, private agreements, and that sort of thing, to competitors in business or the general public. Furthermore, it is expeditious and conclusive. But there is a serious defect, even in voluntary arbitration. Its value depends entirely on the willingness of each side to accept the findings of the arbitrament. For there is no way whereby an arbitration judgment can be made to be coercive, if it is not accepted, without carrying the agreement on which it was made into court. The second sort of arbitration which I have outlined is entered into by both parties "voluntarily," but not willingly. That is to say, outside pressure of some sort compels at least one of the contestants to enter upon arbitration proceedings--"for the sake of peace"--not justice. This more

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  • Paperback | 282 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 508g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236494458
  • 9781236494450