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

Completed in July 1994

Ruth Ben-Israel

A. International Sources1

18. – It seems that the general recognition of socio-economic human rights paved the way to the guarantee of strikes as international labour standards, as well as to the safeguarding of lockouts, although in a more limited framework. One could generally say that on the international plane at least the right…

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Ruth Ben-Israel, “II. Legal Sources”, 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 21 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2018

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