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Richard Hyman

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Relevant research

Gumbrell-McCormick, Rebecca and Hyman, Richard (2013) Trade Unions in Western Europe: Hard Times, Hard Choices, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hyman, Richard (2011) Trade unions, Lisbon and Europe 2020: from dream to nightmare. LSE 'Europe in Question' discussion paper series, 45/2011. The London School of Economics and Political Science, London. 

Also available in International Journal of Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations 28(1), 2012, pp. 5-28.

Hyman, Richard (2010) Trade unions and Europe: are the members out of step? Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, 65 (1). pp. 3-29.

Hyman, Richard (2009) How can we study industrial relations comparatively? In: Blanpain, Roger, (ed.) The Modernization of Labour Law and Industrial Relations in a Comparative Perspective. Bulletin of comparative labour relations(70). Kluwer Law International, Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, pp. 3-24.

Hyman, Richard (2007) How can trade unions act strategically? Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research, 13 (2). pp. 193-210.

Hyman, Richard (2005) Trade unions and the politics of the European social model. Economic and Industrial Democracy, 26 (1). pp. 9-40.

Hyman, Richard (2001) Understanding European trade unionism: between market, class and society. SAGE Publications, London.

Hyman, Richard (1997) The Future of Employee Representation, British Journal of Industrial Relations 35(3), pp. 309-336.

Hyman, Richard (1995) Industrial Relations in Europe: Theory and Practice, European Journal of Industrial Relations 1(1), pp. 17-46.

Hyman, Richard (1994) Theory and Industrial Relations, British Journal of Industrial Relations32(2), pp. 165-180.  

Evidence of impact

Special issues and articles in Hyman’s honour

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Symposium in Honour of Richard Hyman, 49(2),June 2011.

Frege, Carola M., Kelly, John and McGovern, Patrick (2011) Richard Hyman: marxism, trade unionism and comparative employment relations. British Journal of Industrial Relations, 49 (2). pp. 209-230.

Capital & Class, Richard Hyman: A Celebration and Critical Reassessment, 36(1), February 2012.

Gall, Gregor and Darlington, Ralph (2012) Introduction, Capital & Class36(1).

Textbooks citing and developing Hyman’s approach

Williams, Steve, Contemporary Employment Relations: A Critical Introduction, 2nd edition, Oxford: OUP, 2010.

Blyton, Paul and Turnbull, Peter, The Dynamics of Employee Relations, 3rd edition, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

Relevant video and audio

Interview with Richard Hyman, ETUI Brussels, 25 September 2014:

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