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Workers and revolution in Serbia
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Workers and revolution in Serbia: From Tito to Miloevic and beyond

Martin Upchurch and Darko Marinkovic

Abstract

This book offers a refreshing new analysis of the role of workers both in Tito's Yugoslavia and in the subsequent Serbian revolution against Milošević in October 2000. The authors argue that Tito and the Communist leadership of Yugoslavia saw self-management as a modernising project to compete with the west, and as a disciplining tool for workers in the enterprise. The socialist ideals of self-management were subsequently corrupted by Yugoslavia's turn to the market. The authors then move on to examine the central role of ordinary workers in overthrowing the nationalist regime of Milošević and ... More

Keywords: Post Communism, Serbia, Trade Unions, Labour Movements, Neoliberalism, Clientelism, Yugoslavia

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780719085086
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2014 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719085086.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Martin Upchurch, author

Darko Marinkovic, author

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