Vale George Polites AC CMG MBE, 1918-2019

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The first part of this tribute was written by the founding president of the Industrial Relations Society of Victoria (IRSV) the Hon. Joe Isaac, AO, FASSA, Emeritus Professor, Monash and Melbourne Universities. The next part is reproduced with kind permission from www.workplaceexpress.com.au Unless attributed to others, the tributes in Workplace Express were written by Judy Hughes, formerly of the Fair Work Commission.

When in his late 90s, George Polites had kindly agreed to be interviewed by Greg Bamber, Professor, Monash University. George then made insightful contributions to a research team’s ARC 'discovery' project on Effective Ways to Prevent and Settle Workplace Disputes. (IRSV asked Greg to supply this tribute to George Polites.)

Period11 May 2019

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleVale George Polites AC CMG MBE, 1918-2019
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletIndustrial Relations Society News
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date11/05/19
    DescriptionThe first part of this tribute was written by the founding president of the Industrial Relations Society of Victoria (IRSV) the Hon. Joe Isaac, AO, FASSA, Emeritus Professor, Monash and Melbourne Universities. The next part is reproduced with kind permission from www.workplaceexpress.com.au Unless attributed to others, the tributes in Workplace Express were written by Judy Hughes, formerly of the Fair Work Commission.

    When in his late 90s, George Polites had kindly agreed to be interviewed by Greg Bamber, Professor, Monash University. George then made insightful contributions to a research team’s ARC 'discovery' project on Effective Ways to Prevent and Settle Workplace Disputes. (IRSV asked Greg to supply this tribute to George Polites.)
    Producer/AuthorIRSV/ALERA Greg J Bamber
    URLirsv.asn.au/news/irsvalera-vale-george-polites
    PersonsGreg Bamber

Keywords

  • George Polites
  • industrial relations
  • Industrial Relations Society of Victoria,
  • Industrial Relations Club
  • Confederation of Australian Industry
  • Bob Hawke
  • ACTU
  • Geoffrey Giudice
  • Iain Ross
  • Workplace Express
  • Ian Spicer
  • Keith Hancock
  • Greg Bamber
  • Joe Isaac
  • Monash University
  • iCREW
  • International Labour Organisation
  • ILO