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  • Work, Identity and Economic Change

    Working-Class Men in the 'Post-Industrial Economy', 1st Edition

    By Darren Nixon

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Unemployment Relief in Great Britain

    A Study in State Socialism, 1st Edition

    By Felix Morley

    Originally published in 1924, Unemployment Relief in Great Britain takes up the history of unemployment relief in Great Britain, focusing on the after effects of the post-war period and the Great Depression. Primarily, the book provides a detailed study of England’s experience with compulsory…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Work Incentives and Welfare Provision

    The 'Pathological' Theory of Unemployment, 1st Edition

    By Doris Schroeder

    This title was first published in 2000:  Over the past decade the welfare state has come under sustained attack not only from quarters which never approved of its policies, but also from political theorists who used to support it. With the collapse of communism, the policy of comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Revival: Post-Fordism, Gender and Work (2001)

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Wigfield

    This title was first published in 2001. Addressing a significant gap in existing literature, this book presents a gender-informed analysis of the post-fordist economy. It incorporates a gender dimension into the economic restructuring debate on both a theoretical and a practical level, and explores…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Disabled People and Employment (2001)

    A Study of the Working Lives of Visually Impaired Physiotherapists, 1st Edition

    By Sally French

    This title was first published in 2001. Providing a detailed account of the working lives of visually impaired physiotherapists in Britain, this study also presents an overview of the employment position of disabled people in the UK, and is underpinned by a social model which views disability in…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Critical Social Theory and the End of Work

    1st Edition

    By Edward Granter

    Critical Social Theory and the End of Work examines the development and sociological significance of the idea that work is being eliminated through the use of advanced production technology. Granter’s engagement with the work of key American and European figures such as Marx, Marcuse, Gorz,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-27 
    Routledge

  • Social Value in Construction

    1st Edition

    By Ani Raiden, Martin Loosemore, Andrew King, Christopher Gorse

    While the concept of social value is not new, recent interest in social value in construction has grown because of new social procurement legislation around the world and an increasing acceptance of the need to ensure construction projects provide social value, rather than simply economic value.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Sociology of Artisans

    Continuities and Discontinuities in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sokratis M. Koniordos

    This title was first published in 2001. A comparative sociological examination of artisans, exploring historical examples and theoretical references to the stratum. The book also investigates empirical case studies and analyzes the variegated careers of contemporary artisans.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Changing World of Farming in Brexit UK

    1st Edition

    By Matt Lobley, Michael Winter, Rebecca Wheeler

    The 2016 referendum resulted in a vote for the United Kingdom to withdraw from the European Union. This has led to frenzied political debate across the whole spectrum of policy, and agriculture is no exception. For the first time in a generation, the future of agriculture is unclear and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • The World of Waiters

    1st Edition

    By Gerald Mars, Michael Nicod

    Originally published in 1984, The World of Waiters provides a close look at the area of everyday working life, focusing on the profession of waiters. The book addresses the complex world of waiters, look at the insecurities, hierarchies and ‘the politics of serving’ that come into play in the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Squeezing Birth into Working Life

    Household Panel Data Analyses Comparing Germany, Great Britain, Sweden and The Netherlands, 1st Edition

    By Cécile Wetzels

    This title was first published in 2001. Increasingly, young women throughout Europe educate themselves for a life-long labour market career. So, where does birth fit into a young woman's curriculum vitae? This book takes a welfare state comparative perspective on this issue, analyzing relevant…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sociological Paradigms and Human Resources

    An African Context, 1st Edition

    By Ken N. Kamoche

    This title was first published in 2000:  This book examines critically the theory and practice of Human Resource Management. It discusses some of the contemporary debates about the nature of Human Resource Management and attempts to offer conceptual clarity into this organizational phenomenon.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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