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The Progressive labor legislation of the Mowat government

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Published by s.n. in [Toronto? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ontario. Legislative Assembly -- Elections, 1894.,
  • Ontario. Legislative Assembly -- Elections, 1894.,
  • Labor laws and legislation -- Ontario.,
  • Travail -- Législation -- Ontario.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 09080, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 09080, Ontario general elections, 1894 -- no. 3.
    ContributionsOntario Liberal Association.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (6 fr.).
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23354357M
    ISBN 100665090803


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The Progressive labor legislation of the Mowat government [electronic resource]. By Ontario Liberal Association. Abstract. Part of a CIHM set. For individual microfiches in this set see CIHM microfiche nos. to Original issued in series: Ontario general elections, ; no.

n uted to the Ontario Liberal Author: Ontario Liberal Association. The Liberal government of Oliver Mowat, which held office in Ontario from toexperimented with legislation providing for a formal arbitration structure to resolve labour disputes.

Although labour had not requested the initial legislation, in the context of employer resistance to labour organizations, arbitration was viewed by some labour leaders as one way to get the employer to the bargaining by: 1.

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