For Work / Against Work
Debates on the centrality of work

The Pit and the Pendulum: A Cooperative Future for Work in the Welsh Valleys

by Cato, Molly Scott (2004)


Presenting an introduction to the local economy of Rhondda-Cynon-Taff and an account of the history of the region's inward investment development strategy, this title offers recommendations for future policy-making, suggesting that a new approach which empowers local people to work together to make the best of the economic opportunities they have.


Economics, Historical Context, History, British Context, Empowerment, Area Studies, Regional Studies, Developmental Studies, Developmental Economics, Sociology


Cooperatives, British History

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