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I. Introduction
(2,631 words)

Volume XV: Labour Law | Chapter 15 (1997): Strikes, Lockouts and other Kinds of Hostile Actions

Completed in July 1994

Ruth Ben-Israel

A. Preliminary

1. Significance. – The phenomenon of strikes and lockouts comprises one of the crucial problems of contemporary industrial relations. The concept of concerted activity concerns issues that lie at the heart of the ideological conflict of labour relations, related to the core of the legal regulation of indu…

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Ruth Ben-Israel, “I. Introduction”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 02 March 2024 <>
First published online: 2018

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