Business, Management & Accounting: Employment Relations

  • The Politics of Industrial Relations: Labor Unions in Spain book cover

    The Politics of Industrial Relations

    Labor Unions in Spain, 1st Edition

    By Kerstin Hamann

    As unions in most other industrialized democracies continue to decline, unions in Spain have been able to regain and maintain strength despite unfavorable institutional, political, and economic conditions. The Politics of Industrial Relations provides a comprehensive analysis of Spanish unions from…

    Hardback – 2011-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • Creative Labour: Media Work in Three Cultural Industries book cover

    Creative Labour

    Media Work in Three Cultural Industries, 1st Edition

    By David Hesmondhalgh, Sarah Baker

    What is it like to work in the media? Are media jobs more ‘creative’ than those in other sectors? To answer these questions, this book explores the creative industries, using a combination of original research and a synthesis of existing studies. Through its close analysis of key issues - such as…

    Paperback – 2011-04-20
    Routledge
    CRESC

  • Voluntary Organizations and Public Service Delivery book cover

    Voluntary Organizations and Public Service Delivery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Cunningham, Philip James

    Voluntary Organizations and Public Sector Delivery examines how aspects of voluntary sector employment are affected by its engagement with the growing trend to the market-based outsourcing in the delivery of public services within industrialized countries. The volume draws together a team of…

    Hardback – 2011-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations

  • Trade Unions in a Neoliberal World: British Trade Unions under New Labour book cover

    Trade Unions in a Neoliberal World

    British Trade Unions under New Labour, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Daniels, John McIlroy

    Trade Unions in a Neoliberal World is the first book to provide readers with an authoritative and comprehensive assessment of the impact of New Labour governments on employment relations and trade unions. This innovative text locates changes in industrial politics since the 1990s in the…

    Paperback – 2010-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

  • Trade Unions in Asia: An Economic and Sociological Analysis book cover

    Trade Unions in Asia

    An Economic and Sociological Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Benson, Ying Zhu

    Offering a comprehensive account of the role of trade unions in Asia today, this book, put together by two editors who have published extensively in the areas of business and economics in Asia, covers all the important Asian economies: both developed and developing. Making a vital contribution to…

    Paperback – 2010-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • The Political Economy of Work book cover

    The Political Economy of Work

    1st Edition

    By David Spencer

    Against the background of increasing interest in the changing nature and quality of work, The Political Economy of Work offers a new and unique assessment of the theoretical analysis of work. The author challenges some common preconceptions about work and promotes an original approach to the field,…

    Paperback – 2010-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2010: Proceedings of the International Conference on Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2010, Keele, UK book cover

    Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2010

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2010, Keele, UK, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Anderson

    This book compiles the papers presented at the Annual Conference of the Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors held in April 2010. It embraces a wide range of issues related to ergonomics, reflecting the name change of the Ergonomics Society to the Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors.…

    Paperback – 2010-04-06
    Taylor & Francis
    Contemporary Ergonomics

  • Developing a Safety and Health Program book cover

    Developing a Safety and Health Program

    2nd Edition

    By Daniel E. Della-Giustina

    Reflecting changes in the field during the ten years since the publication of the first edition, Developing a Safety and Health Program, Second Edition examines the elements of a safety and health program and delineates how to incorporate them into an organization’s safety efforts. It begins by…

    Hardback – 2009-12-17
    CRC Press

  • Reigniting the Labor Movement: Restoring means to ends in a democratic Labor Movement book cover

    Reigniting the Labor Movement

    Restoring means to ends in a democratic Labor Movement, 1st Edition

    By Gerald Friedman

    A century of union growth ended in the 1980s. Since then, declining union membership has undermined the Labor Movement’s achievements throughout the advanced capitalist world. As unions have lost membership, declining economic clout and political leverage has left them as weak props upholding wages…

    Paperback – 2009-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Management Training and Development in China: Educating Managers in a Globalized Economy book cover

    Management Training and Development in China

    Educating Managers in a Globalized Economy, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Warner, Keith Goodall

    One of the critical issues facing both the Chinese government and businesses operating in China is the lack of trained managers.  This book, with contributions by internationally-known scholars from a wide range of countries, examines the Chinese response to the challenges of management…

    Hardback – 2009-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Industrial Relations in Korea: Diversity and Dynamism of Korean Enterprise Unions from a Comparative Perspective book cover

    Industrial Relations in Korea

    Diversity and Dynamism of Korean Enterprise Unions from a Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jooyeon Jeong

    A key factor in Korea's economic success is the nature of industrial relations in Korean business and industry. Joo-Yeon Jeong presents a comprehensive survey of the current state of industrial relations in Korea. He shows how union membership has changed over recent decades, and how the…

    Paperback – 2009-10-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Labour, Globalization and the State: Workers, Women and Migrants Confront Neoliberalism book cover

    Labour, Globalization and the State

    Workers, Women and Migrants Confront Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Debdas Banerjee, Michael Goldfield

    This book explores the impact of neoliberal globalization on labour markets and the state in the developed and developing world. It focuses especially on the United States and the economies of Asia – in particular, India. Liberalized trade and investment are thought by neoliberals to be the best…

    Paperback – 2009-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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