Contradictions of Employee Involvement in Organizational Change: The Transformation Efforts in NCJM, an Indian Industrial CooperativeNew York: Lexington Books, 2015George Kandathil
This monograph narrates the decade-long
struggle of workers, unions, and management in transforming one of the largest
ailing family-owned jute businesses in India, into a sustainable worker-owned
and governed cooperative. It focuses on the variation in the three groups’
involvement in the transformation. It begins with the employees’ struggles in
taking over the business, deserted by its owners, to save their jobs.