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  • The IRC - An Experiment in Industrial Intervention

    A History of the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Hague, Geoffrey Wilkinson

    The Industrial Reorganisation Corporation was created by a Labour Government in 1966 and dissolved by the incoming Conservative Government in 1971. It might have faded into oblivion had it not been for the controversy generated by its highly unusual constitution which gave control of public…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • Further Studies in Industrial Organization

    1st Edition

    Edited by M.P. Fogarty

    This book, first published in 1948, examines four industries studied as part of the Nuffield College Reconstruction Survey, begun in 1941. These studies, despite their apparent diversity, have a number of features in common. One is geography, and another, more pressing, is the relation of industry…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • The Industrial Development of Birmingham and the Black Country, 1860-1927

    1st Edition

    By G.C. Allen

    This book, first published in 1929, analyses the changes to Birmingham and the Black Country in the nineteenth century. The area underwent quite a transformation: many of the older trades were decaying, while at the same time a number of new manufactures were making a remarkable rapid advance. As a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Industrial Economics

  • Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 7th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    This seventh edition of Joseph Turow’s pathbreaking media textbook uses convergence as a lens that puts students at the center of the profound changes in the 21st century media world. It teaches students to think critically about the role of media, and what these changes mean for their lives. The…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Fear, Society, and the Police

    1st Edition

    By Dale L. June

    Fear, Society, and the Police examines elements of fear and how they can be controlled and turned into an effective and proper response in an emergency situation. Readers of this book will be exposed to ways fear can become an uncontrolled emotion, often leading to unnecessary acts of violence, and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Airplanes, the Environment, and the Human Condition

    1st Edition

    By Hans A. Baer

    The number of airplane flights worldwide continues to grow and is one of the many drivers of climate change. In this book Hans Baer argues that air travel has become a key part of modern cultural and social life and a source of tremendous profit-making, and thus an integral component of the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Integrated Project Delivery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Walker, Steve Rowlinson

    The concept of integrated project delivery (IPD) has evolved as a result of the need for highly expert teams of people to collaborate to deliver extremely complex projects, to manage expectations about delivery speed, changes in governance standards and to take advantage of and manage expectations…

    Hardback – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Purpose

    Why It Matters More Than Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Shankar Basu

    Originally published in 1999 after a decade of research and extensive interviews with some of Toyota's top executives, this book examines organizational purpose: what it is, how it is crafted, how does it relate to strategy and objectives and how does it relate to decisions and actions that…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Automobile Industry

  • The Motor Industry

    1st Edition

    By George Maxcy, Aubrey Silberston

    Originally published in 1959, this book was one of the first to give a comprehensive view of the motor industry from an economic standpoint. Although the book concentrates on the UK motor industry, many references are made to that of the USA and other leading automobile manufacturers. Among the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Automobile Industry

  • The Motor Car Industry in Coventry Since the 1890s

    1st Edition

    By David Thoms, Tom Donnelly

    This book, originally published in 1985, examines the development of the car industry in Coventry within both its local context and the wider economic environment. It is a study of expansion and adjustment which reflects the broader pattern of Britain's industrial history. The book analyses the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Automobile Industry

  • The Long Haul

    A Social Histry of the British Commercial Vehicle Industry, 1st Edition

    By Michael Seth-Smith

    Originally published in 1975 this book charts the history of Foden, a name inseparably linked with the growth and development of the haulage industry. The history of Foden provides the perfect backdrop to the history of the entire industry and the commercial vehicle generally, as it unfolds against…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Automobile Industry

  • Labour Relations in the Motor Industry

    A Study of Industrial Unrest and an International Comparison, 1st Edition

    By H. A. Turner, Garfield Clack, Geoffrey Roberts

    This book, originally published in 1967, takes the automobile industry experience as a basis for a wider view of industrial relations, trends and developments of the 1950s and 60s. The study also analyses the emergence of new institutions and systems of labour-management relationships. It contains…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Automobile Industry

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