Law: Employment Law

  • The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation: Easy Cases Making Bad Law book cover

    The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation

    Easy Cases Making Bad Law, 1st Edition

    By Michael Connolly

    In 1856, the US Supreme Court denied Dred Scott, now free of slavery, his Constitutional rights, solely because he was black. According to the Court, when the Constitution was drafted, some 60 years earlier, its authors would not have intended that ‘a subordinate and inferior class of beings’…

    Hardback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Human Rights Challenges: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and its Continuing Relevance book cover

    Contemporary Human Rights Challenges

    The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and its Continuing Relevance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carla Ferstman, Tony Gray

    The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was drafted by the UN Commission on Human Rights in the aftermath of the World War II in an attempt to address the wrongs of the past and plan for a better future for all.  With contributions from President Jimmy Carter, UNESCO Secretary General…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures: ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception book cover

    A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures

    ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception, 1st Edition

    By James Stratman

    This book is a scholarly work of forensic linguistics that demonstrates how the principles of Gricean pragmatics and their recent elaboration in Information Manipulation Theory (IMT) can be of use to courts faced with deciding cases of allegedly fraudulent disclosure documents. The usual goal of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Regulation and Inequality at Work: Isolation and Inequality Beyond the Regulation of Labour book cover

    Regulation and Inequality at Work

    Isolation and Inequality Beyond the Regulation of Labour, 1st Edition

    By Vanisha Sukdeo

    This book examines how the law has limitations to the extent that it can combat repression, isolation, and inequality. The main point the book explores is that isolation and inequality cannot be solved by driving up wages and having better working conditions. The true divide between management and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • International Disability Law: A Practical Approach to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities book cover

    International Disability Law

    A Practical Approach to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 1st Edition

    By Coomara Pyaneandee

    This book provides a concise guide to international disability law. It analyses the case law of the CRPD Committee and other international human rights treaty bodies, and provides commentaries on more than 50 leading cases. The author elaborates on the obligations of States Parties under the CRPD…

    Paperback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

  • Modern Employment Law book cover

    Modern Employment Law

    1st Edition

    By Charles Barrow, Ann Lyon

    Modern Employment Law covers all aspects relating to the employment relationship between employer and employee at both individual and collective levels. All chapters are absorbing and exact, with nuanced topics such as unfair dismissal, discrimination and trade union law being explored from several…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge

  • Pink Tax and the Law: Discriminating Against Women Consumers book cover

    Pink Tax and the Law

    Discriminating Against Women Consumers, 1st Edition

    By Alara Efsun Yazıcıoğlu

    The emergence of the terms ‘pink tax’ and ‘tampon tax’ in everyday language suggests that women, who already suffer from an economic disadvantage due to the gender wage gap, are put in an even more detrimental position by means of ‘discriminatory consumption taxes’. This book is the first…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Employment Relations book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Employment Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adrian Wilkinson, Tony Dundon, Jimmy Donaghey, Alexander Colvin

    Comprising five thematic sections, this volume provides a critical, international and interdisciplinary exploration of employment relations. It examines the major subjects and emerging areas within the field, including essays on institutional theory, voice, new actors, precarious work and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Disability Politics in a Global Economy: Essays in Honour of Marta Russell book cover

    Disability Politics in a Global Economy

    Essays in Honour of Marta Russell, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi Malhotra

    While the visibility of disability studies has increased in recent years, few have thoroughly examined the marginalization of people with disabilities through the lens of political economy. This was the great contribution of Marta Russell (1951-2013), an activist and prominent scholar in the United…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Social Mobility and the Legal Profession: The case of professional associations and access to the English Bar book cover

    Social Mobility and the Legal Profession

    The case of professional associations and access to the English Bar, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Freer

    This book will be crucial reading for students across a variety of disciplines. A broadly socio-legal text, using a mixed-methods design combining grounded theory with an in-depth case study, this research explores a rarely-seen facet of the legal profession. Sociologists studying the practical…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16
    Routledge

  • Employment Law: Eighth edition book cover

    Employment Law

    Eighth edition, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Sargeant, David Lewis

    Offering comprehensive coverage of all the key aspects of individual and collective employment law in a clear and accessible way, Employment Law is ideal for both LLB and HRM students. Packed with a wealth of case law and legislation, this book will enable you to fully understand the intricacies of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01
    Routledge

  • Age Matters: Employing, Motivating and Managing Older Employees book cover

    Age Matters

    Employing, Motivating and Managing Older Employees, 1st Edition

    By Keren Smedley

    Keren Smedley and Helen Whitten's Age Matters provides a comprehensive, innovative and positive approach to recent changes in the regulations and in demography. The authors explain the advantages and disadvantages of the 2006 legislation and its effect on current retirement practices. Packed with…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

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