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  • A Study of Innovative Behavior in High Technology Product Development Organizations

    1st Edition

    By Mark Anthony Robben

    Originally published in 1999, this volume integrates several streams of research on the antecedents of innovation to test a model of individual innovative behavior in a high technology product development organization. The sample for this research was a group of Engineers, Designers and Lab…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Studies on Industrial Productivity: Selected Works

  • Automatic Poverty

    1st Edition

    By Bill Jordan

    Originally published in 1981, Automatic Poverty provides a much-needed alternative to the Radical Right’s analysis. The book argues that Britain’s economic decline is symptomatic of an advanced stage of industrialisation in which productive processes are increasingly mechanised, but output remains…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Welfare State

    Its Aims, Benefits and Costs, 1st Edition

    By J.F. Sleeman

    Originally published in 1973, The Welfare State traces the historical roots of the Welfare State and considers the problems to which it gives rise, especially in the allocation of resources. It focuses on the economic issue of meeting needs with scarce resources and compares the British experience…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Global Labour and the Migrant Premium

    The Cost of Working Abroad, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tugba Basaran, Elspeth Guild

    This book provides the first systematic account of the premium costs that migrants pay to live and work abroad. Reducing the costs of international labour migration, specifically worker-paid costs for low-skilled employment, has become an important item on the global agenda over the last years and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Liberty and Security

  • 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

  • Routledge Handbook of the Welfare State

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Bent Greve

    Forty-five contributions from renowned international specialists in the field provide readers with expert analysis of the core issues related to the welfare state, including regional depictions of welfare states around the globe. The second edition of the Routledge Handbook of the Welfare State…

    Hardback – 2018-07-02
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • External Dimension of an Emerging Economy, India

    Essays in Honour of Sunanda Sen, 1st Edition

    Edited by Byasdeb Dasgupta

    This book offers an analysis of external dimensions of an emerging economy, India, in the backdrop of neoliberal globalisation. External dimensions of Indian economy signify her inter-relation with the rest of the world in terms of trade and financial flows and how that affects the development…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Young Working-Class Men in Transition

    1st Edition

    By Steven Roberts

    Young Working Class Men in Transition uses a unique blend of concepts from the sociologies of youth and masculinity combined with Bourdieusian social theory to investigate British young working-class men’s transition to adulthood. Indeed, utilising data from biographical interviews as well as an…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Critical Studies of Men and Masculinities

  • Urban Music and Entrepreneurship

    Beats, Rhymes and Young People's Enterprise, 1st Edition

    By Joy White

    Youth unemployment in the UK remains around the one million mark, with many young people from impoverished backgrounds becoming and remaining NEET (Not in Education, Employment, or Training). However, the NEET categorisation covertly disguises and obscures the significance of the diverse range of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Employee Voice and Participation

    Contested Past, Troubled Present, Uncertain Future, 1st Edition

    By Jeff Hyman

    Employee participation and voice (EPV) concern power and influence. Traditionally, EPV has encompassed worker attempts to wrest control from employers through radical societal transformation or to share control through collective regulation by trade unions. This book offers a controversial…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge

  • Urban Sores

    On the Interaction between Segregation, Urban Decay and Deprived Neighbourhoods, 1st Edition

    By Hans Skifter Andersen

    This title was first published in 2003. Most European cities have experienced problems in certain neighbourhoods that are termed deprived or excluded. Traditionally these were found in the oldest urban areas with lowest quality housing, but since the 1980s, such areas have emerged in housing…

    Hardback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Unproductive Labour in Political Economy

    The History of an Idea, 1st Edition

    By Cosimo Perrotta

    Contemporary mainstream economists see social wealth as the sum of individual incomes, but for three centuries many economists saw wealth as consisting of the public and private resources of a nation. This led them to explore the idea of unproductive labour, which provides a nation with an…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

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