Justice on the Job: Perspectives on the Erosion of Collective Bargaining in the United States


The freedom to form a union has been formally recognized as a basic human right by the United Nations and its member states since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was ratified in1948 (United Nations 1948). Yet in the United States today, the freedom to form unions andbargain collectively is heavily suppressed, and the law provides workers with little protection.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Richard N. Block
  • Sheldon Friedman
  • Michelle Kaminski
  • Andy Levin
  • James A. Gross
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Kalamazoo, MI
Publication year:
  • 2006