Book Reviews : THE UNION OF CHRISTMAS ISLAND WORKERS By Les Waters. George Allen and Unwin, Sydney, 1983, xi + 170 pp., $17.95 (hardback)

@article{Dunkley1983BookR,
  title={Book Reviews : THE UNION OF CHRISTMAS ISLAND WORKERS By Les Waters. George Allen and Unwin, Sydney, 1983, xi + 170 pp., \$17.95 (hardback)},
  author={G. Dunkley},
  journal={Journal of Industrial Relations},
  year={1983},
  volume={25},
  pages={389 - 390}
}
  • G. Dunkley
  • Published 1983
  • Economics
  • Journal of Industrial Relations
permanent competition for control’. The distinction between the role of the legislative and judicial arms of the law, however, is not emphasised. The judiciary may have been slow in developing principles conducive to membership control, but the legislature should not be let off the hook for its repeated failure to close loopholes in the legislation that permit a variety of undemocratic practices in unions, such as divorcing the power to elect to office from the power to remove from office, and… Expand