• Phossy Jaw and the French Match Workers: Occupational Health and Women In the Third Republic book cover

    Phossy Jaw and the French Match Workers

    Occupational Health and Women In the Third Republic, 1st Edition

    By Bonnie Gordon

    The 1898 suppression of white phosphorous in the French match industry was a victory of organized labour. At a time when most French workers did not have the power to effect changes in the health and safety conditions of their work, the match workers succeeded. At a time when most French women were…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Women at Work: A Brief Introduction to Trade Unionism for Women book cover

    Women at Work

    A Brief Introduction to Trade Unionism for Women, 1st Edition

    By Mary Agnes Hamilton

    This book, first published in 1941, is concerned to relate the argument for Trade Unionism to the needs of women who work, whether in their homes or outside them. It is, in part, a historical analysis of the inter-war years, and it also prefigures the changes to women’s working conditions brought…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Women in Business: Perspectives on Women Entrepreneurs book cover

    Women in Business

    Perspectives on Women Entrepreneurs, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Allen, Carole Truman

    This important collection, first published in 1993, brings together the most comprehensive analyses of women’s experience in business to date. The small business world – usually associated with men – is unpacked to display the multiple roles played by women. Links are made between lifestyles and…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business

  • Business and Human Rights in Europe: International Law Challenges book cover

    Business and Human Rights in Europe

    International Law Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angelica Bonfanti

    Transnational business activities are important drivers of growth for developing and the least developed countries. However, they can also negatively impact the enjoyment of human rights. In some cases, multinational enterprises (MNEs) have even been accused of grave human rights abuses in the…

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    Transnational Law and Governance

  • Building a Resilient Organisation: The Design of Risk-Based Reasoning Chains in Large Distributed Systems book cover

    Building a Resilient Organisation

    The Design of Risk-Based Reasoning Chains in Large Distributed Systems, 1st Edition

    By John Arthur, Louise Moody

    In this book, John Arthur and Louise Moody introduce the concept of the reasoning chain, a new approach to risk-based reasoning systems in large, complex and distributed organisations. Arguing that large, complex and distributed organisations are particularly focussed on a triple-helix of chain…

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  • The Routledge Companion to Management Buyouts book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Management Buyouts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Wright, Kevin Amess, Nick Bacon, Donald Siegel

    Management Buyouts (MBOs) first came to prominence in the US during the early 1980s, and have subsequently become a global phenomenon and a highly significant transaction within the corporate restructuring landscape Although much recent attention has focused on private equity (PE) backed buyouts,…

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    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Performance Measurement in Philanthropic Foundations: The Ambiguity of Success and Failure book cover

    Performance Measurement in Philanthropic Foundations

    The Ambiguity of Success and Failure, 1st Edition

    By Helmut K. Anheier, Diana Leat

    The growth of philanthropic foundations in numbers and significance raises two immediate questions. First, what makes for success and failure of foundations’ projects and activities? Second, what yardsticks or benchmarks are used to measure performance and track goal attainment? The purpose of this…

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  • Principles, Process and Practice of Professional Number Juggling book cover

    Principles, Process and Practice of Professional Number Juggling

    1st Edition

    By Alan R. Jones

    Principles, Process and Practice of Professional Number Juggling (Volume 1 of the Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting series) sets the scene of TRACEability and good estimate practice that is followed in the other volumes in this series of five working guides. It clarifies the difference…

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    Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting

  • Learning, Unlearning and Re-Learning Curves book cover

    Learning, Unlearning and Re-Learning Curves

    1st Edition

    By Alan R. Jones

    Learning, Unlearning and Re-learning Curves (Volume IV of the Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting series) focuses in on Learning Curves, and the various tried and tested models of Wright, Crawford, DeJong, Towill-Bevis and others. It explores the differences and similarities between the…

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    Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting

  • Best Fit Lines & Curves: And Some Mathe-Magical Transformations book cover

    Best Fit Lines & Curves

    And Some Mathe-Magical Transformations, 1st Edition

    By Alan R. Jones

    Best Fit Lines and Curves, and Some Mathe-Magical Transformations (Volume III of the Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting series) concentrates on techniques for finding the Best Fit Line or Curve to some historical data allowing us to interpolate or extrapolate the implied relationship…

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    Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting

  • Probability, Statistics and Other Frightening Stuff book cover

    Probability, Statistics and Other Frightening Stuff

    1st Edition

    By Alan R. Jones

    Probability, Statistics and Other Frightening Stuff (Volume II of the Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting series) considers many of the commonly used Descriptive Statistics in the world of estimating and forecasting. It considers values that are representative of the ‘middle ground’ (…

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    Working Guides to Estimating & Forecasting

  • The Evolution of Business: Interpretative Theory, History and Firm Growth book cover

    The Evolution of Business

    Interpretative Theory, History and Firm Growth, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Korsager

    Firm growth. This concept has interested researchers for generations. Economists have sought to predict and measure firm growth using a host of different variables, while strategic management scholars depict growth as the result of clever analyses and rational resource exploitation.…

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    Routledge International Studies in Business History

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