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Their Own Idea - Lessons from workers co-operatives
Written for those whose job it is to assist people to start their own businesses, or who are considering the merits of group as opposed to individual enterprise, this book looks at 13 case studies which all contain important lessons.

Publisher: Practical Action Publishing in association with GSE Research

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Free Content Preliminary material
pp. i-x(10)
Author: Harper, Malcolm

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Free Content Introduction: What are workers' co-operatives?
pp. 1-6(6)
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Formal worker's co-operative in industrialized countries
pp. 7-20(14)
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Industrialized country successes: kibbutzes and Mondragon
pp. 21-29(9)
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The developing country experience
pp. 41-49(9)
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Introduction to the case studies
pp. 50-58(9)
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The Das Brothers Plastic Moulders, India
pp. 58-63(6)
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The Ibadan Co-operative Tailors’ Society, Nigeria
pp. 64-68(5)
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The Thusano Silversmiths, Botswana
pp. 69-76(8)
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The Nia Welders’ Society, Tanzania
pp. 77-83(7)
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Clays of Jamaica Co-operative
pp. 84-91(8)
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The Sekondi-Takoradi Tailors’ Co-operative Society, Ghana
pp. 92-101(10)
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The Musika Catering Co-operative, Zimbabwe
pp. 102-105(4)
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The Marama Co-operative Society, Fiji
pp. 106-112(7)
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Candle Industries Co-operative, Dominica
pp. 113-120(8)
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The Mandro Stonecutters’ Co-operative India
pp. 121-128(8)
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The Shumgu Women's Group, Zimbabwe
pp. 129-133(5)
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The Orissa Filigree Workers’ Co-operative Society, India
pp. 134-140(7)
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Free Content Supplementary material
pp. 141-154(14)
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