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Resisting the Neoliberal “Modernisation” of Public Services in Contemporary Scotland : the Case of Public Sector Workers

McCafferty, P.H. and Mooney, G. (2010) Resisting the Neoliberal “Modernisation” of Public Services in Contemporary Scotland : the Case of Public Sector Workers. In: NeoLiberal Scotland. Cambridge Scholars Press, Newcastle, pp. 161-182. ISBN 978-1-4438-1675-5

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Abstract

Chapter Four, by Patricia McCafferty and Gerry Mooney, examines the changes to work organisation and workplace relations in the state sector, and how these have been resisted by workers, not only in defence of their own conditions, but of the services which they provide to the public.