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  • Work-Family Dynamics

    Competing Logics of Regulation, Economy and Morals

    Edited by Berit Brandth, Sigtona Halrynjo, Elin Kvande

    Work-life integration is an increasingly hot topic in the media, social research, governments and in people’s everyday lives. This volume offers a new type of lens for understanding work-family reconciliation by studying how work-family dynamics are shaped, squeezed and developed between consistent…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03 
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • An Anthropology of Lying

    Information in the Doctor-Patient Relationship

    By Sylvie Fainzang

    In the era of health democracy, where a patient’s right to be informed is not only widely advocated but also guaranteed by law, what is the real situation regarding patient information? Do patients receive the information that they request with regard to their diagnosis, prognosis or treatments?…

    Paperback – 2017-01-15 

  • A Sociology of the Total Organization

    Atomistic Unity in the French Foreign Legion

    By Mikaela Sundberg

    Examining the organization of everyday life inside the regiments of the French Foreign Legion, this book takes its theoretical point of departure in the notion of the voluntary total organization; that is to say, an institution that constitutes a geographically delimited place of residence and work…

    Paperback – 2017-01-13 
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Moralising Poverty

    The ‘Undeserving’ Poor in the Public Gaze

    By Serena Romano

    Hardback – 2016-12-31 
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Cross-Cultural Management

    Foundations and Future

    By Dean Tjosvold

    Edited by Kwok Leung

    Academics worldwide need empirically developed, concise ideas to make their cross-cultural teams and organizations productive. This invaluable reference tool provides an essential resource for academics to develop their understanding and professional practice in working across cultural boundaries.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30 
    Cross-Cultural Management

  • Integral Operational Leadership

    A relationally intelligent approach to sustained performance in the twenty-first century

    By Greg Park

    Throughout Integral Operational Leadership, Park acknowledges that the principles, perspectives and priorities highlighted in his first book Collaborative Wisdom: From Pervasive Logic to Effective Operational Leadership must be translated into practical and operational guidelines. Part I of this…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16 

  • European Cosmopolitanism

    Colonial Histories and Postcolonial Societies

    Edited by Gurminder K. Bhambra, John Narayan

    This book provides a fresh examination of the cosmopolitan project of post-war Europe from a variety of perspectives. It explores the ways in which European cosmopolitanism can be theorized differently if we take into account histories which have rarely been at the forefront of such understandings.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15 
    International Library of Sociology

  • The Sociology of Wilhelm Baldamus

    Paradox and Inference

    By Charles Turner

    Edited by Mark Erickson

    Wilhelm 'Gi' Baldamus (1908-1991) was one of the most distinctive voices in British sociology in the second half of the twentieth century. He made major contributions to both industrial sociology and sociological theory, yet many of his central concerns remain under-explored. This volume is the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Managing Responsibly

    Alternative Approaches to Corporate Management and Governance

    By Venkataraman Nilakant

    Edited by Jane Buckingham

    In the wake of financial meltdown and environmental disaster, employers increasingly demand that managers have an understanding of ethical decision making, corporate social responsibility and values-based management. Business ethics is therefore increasingly being taught in business schools and is…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • The Making of Women Trade Unionists

    By Gill Kirton

    In what will be essential reading for all industrial relations scholars, Gill Kirton considers the social construction of women's trade union participation in the context of male dominated trade unions. Exploring the making and progress of women's trade union careers, this book locates the issues…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Gender and Organizational Theory

  • Participative Transformation

    Learning and Development in Practising Change

    By Roger Klev, Morten Levin

    In Participative Transformation, Roger Klev and Morten Levin insist that participative learning and developmental processes are essential in organizational change. They focus on introducing the kind of learning and development that shapes a self-sustaining developmental process that is an integral…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Networks, Trust and Social Capital

    Theoretical and Empirical Investigations from Europe

    Edited by Sokratis M. Koniordos

    The concepts of social networks, social capital and trust play an increasingly central role in the social sciences. They have become indispensable conceptual tools for the analysis of post-industrial/late-modern societies, which are characterized by such features as the relative decline of formal…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

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