The Resource Making of an African working class : politics, law, and cultural protest in the Manual Workers' Union of Botswana, Pnina Werbner

Making of an African working class : politics, law, and cultural protest in the Manual Workers' Union of Botswana, Pnina Werbner

Label
Making of an African working class : politics, law, and cultural protest in the Manual Workers' Union of Botswana
Title
Making of an African working class
Title remainder
politics, law, and cultural protest in the Manual Workers' Union of Botswana
Statement of responsibility
Pnina Werbner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Werbner, Pnina
Dewey number
305.562096883
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD8806.A5
LC item number
.W473 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Anthropology, culture, and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Amalgamated Local & Central Government & Parastatal Manual Workers Union
  • Botswana
  • Botswana
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Labor unions
  • Working class
Label
Making of an African working class : politics, law, and cultural protest in the Manual Workers' Union of Botswana, Pnina Werbner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Winning against the odds : speaking truth to power and dilemmas of charismatic leadership
  • 'The mother of all strikes' : popular protest culture and vernacular cosmopolitanism in the public service unions' strike, 2011
  • The political and moral economy of the 2011 strike : public rhetoric, conflict and policy
  • Legal mobilisation, legal scepticism and the politics of public sector unions
  • Concluding remarks : class identity, dignity and the agency of labour in Botswana
  • Introduction
  • A labour elite? Strategising women and the spectre of unemployment
  • Women, leadership and the dignity of labour
  • Lekgotla la Babereki, the Court of the Workers : the trade union as public forum
  • 'Legitimate expectations' : ethics, law and labour justice in the 1991 strike
  • The politics of infiltration : factionalism and party politics
  • This land is our land : the 2005 Manual Workers' Union grand tour of Botswana
  • Solidarity forever : mobilising the trade union movement in prayer and protest
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783711789
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000185858
  • (EBL)3386777
  • (SSID)ssj0001336458
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11792296
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001336458
  • (PQKBWorkID)11303185
  • (PQKB)10800090
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3386777
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5390597
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000185858
Label
Making of an African working class : politics, law, and cultural protest in the Manual Workers' Union of Botswana, Pnina Werbner
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Winning against the odds : speaking truth to power and dilemmas of charismatic leadership
  • 'The mother of all strikes' : popular protest culture and vernacular cosmopolitanism in the public service unions' strike, 2011
  • The political and moral economy of the 2011 strike : public rhetoric, conflict and policy
  • Legal mobilisation, legal scepticism and the politics of public sector unions
  • Concluding remarks : class identity, dignity and the agency of labour in Botswana
  • Introduction
  • A labour elite? Strategising women and the spectre of unemployment
  • Women, leadership and the dignity of labour
  • Lekgotla la Babereki, the Court of the Workers : the trade union as public forum
  • 'Legitimate expectations' : ethics, law and labour justice in the 1991 strike
  • The politics of infiltration : factionalism and party politics
  • This land is our land : the 2005 Manual Workers' Union grand tour of Botswana
  • Solidarity forever : mobilising the trade union movement in prayer and protest
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783711789
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000185858
  • (EBL)3386777
  • (SSID)ssj0001336458
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11792296
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001336458
  • (PQKBWorkID)11303185
  • (PQKB)10800090
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3386777
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5390597
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000185858

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