BUIRABritish Universities Industrial Relations Association
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This view of IR as both an academic and a practical sphere was reflected in the fact that both CIRA and the IRRA welcomed practitioners into their ranks (although BUIRA did not).
The IRRA, for example, actually included in its constitution the statement that, "The Association will take no partisan attitude on questions of policy in the field of labor"; and BUIRA took a similar line.
24) BUIRA was originally called the Inter-University Study Group in Industrial Relations.