Declive de las huelgas y cambios en el repertorio de protesta en España

  1. Luque Balbona, David 1
  2. González Begega, Sergio 1
  1. 1 Universidad de Oviedo

    Universidad de Oviedo

    Oviedo, España


Arxius de Ciències Socials

ISSN: 2990-2258

Year of publication: 2017

Issue Title: Crisis y renovación del sindicalismo

Issue: 36-37

Pages: 97-109

Type: Article

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This paper analyses the evolution of strikes during the last decades and the changes in the protest repertoire. The study concludes that the strike, collective action paradigmatic of the industrial society, dissolves in a wider repertoire of protest. This does not mean the disappearance of strikes but a more restrictive use of them. With regard to the transformation of the repertoire of protest, three changes are highlighted: the intensification of the use of demonstrations, the rise of tides (Mareas), and the re-discovery of certain less institutionalized modes of action