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  • Informal Sector Innovations

    Insights from the Global South

    Edited by Mammo Muchie, Saradindu Bhaduri, Angathevar Baskaran, Fayaz Ahmad Sheikh

    It is well documented that the space of informal economic activity is rising across the globe. This rise has been particularly significant in the least developed and developing countries, especially after the onset of neo-liberal policies and withdrawal of welfare state. There has also been a shift…

    Paperback – 2017-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Young People in the Labour Market

    Past, Present, Future

    By Andy Furlong, John Goodwin, Sarah Hadfield, Stuart Hall, Kevin Lowden, Henrietta O'Connor

    It is argued that levels of suffering among young people have always been much higher than suggested by governments. Indeed, policies towards young workers have often been framed in ways that help secure conformity to a new employment landscape in which traditional securities have been…

    Hardback – 2017-07-03 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • The Crisis Management Cycle

    Theory and Practice

    By Christer Pursiainen

    The Crisis Management Cycle is the first holistic, multidisciplinary introduction to the dynamic field of crisis management theory. By drawing together the different theories and concepts of crisis management literature and practice, this book develops a theoretical framework of analysis that can…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Employee Empowerment

    Concepts, Critical Themes and a Framework for Implementation

    By Rozana Ahmad Huq

    The complexities of employee empowerment have been largely underestimated and it is clear that organisations struggle with putting the concept into practice. Rozana Ahmad Huq recognises that effective utilisation of human resources is a strategic issue for organisations. Hierarchical…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge

  • Seasonal Workers in Mediterranean Agriculture

    The Social Costs of Eating Fresh

    Edited by Jörg Gertel, Sarah Ruth Sippel

    Over the last three decades there has been a rapid expansion of intensive production of fresh fruit and vegetables in the Mediterranean regions of south and west Europe. Much of this depends on migrating workers for seasonal labour, including from Eastern Europe, North Africa and Latin America.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Smart Leadership - Wise Leadership

    Environments of Value in an Emerging Future

    By Christopher Steed

    There is a strong link between organisational culture and profit after all a happy workforce is a productive workforce. Yet a culture of inertia rather than innovation prevails in many organisations. Wise leaders, however, know how to work with the grain of human value and worth, harnessing it, so…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16 
    Routledge

  • Positive Social Identity

    The Quantitative Analysis of Ethics

    By Nick Duncan

    Despite considerable work the answer to basic questions such as ‘what are our ethics and our moral norms now?’ ‘Have they changed since last year?’, ‘If so why?’ remain surprisingly illusive. This book argues that progress towards answering these questions is possible through a grounded analytical…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Law, Ethics and Governance

  • Bullying in the Arts

    Vocation, Exploitation and Abuse of Power

    By Anne-Marie Quigg

    Diva, Prima Donna, Maestro, Virtuoso: creative geniuses with the ability to deliver artistic excellence. However this perception can serve to tilt the balance of power in relationships and to substantiate the notion of artistic temperament; the Master is always right and the Diva must have her way.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28 
    Routledge

  • The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying

    By Anne-Marie Quigg

    The topic of workplace bullying and abuse gained considerable public and media attention during 2013 when the scandal of events at the BBC was unveiled following an enquiry led by Dinah Rose QC. The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying, edited by Dr Anne-Marie Quigg, presents the collective…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28 
    Routledge

  • Socio-Economic Insecurity in Emerging Economies

    Building new spaces

    Edited by Khayaat Fakier, Ellen Ehmke

    Taking a unique comparative approach to the respective development paths of India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA), this book shows that people and governments in all three countries are faced with similar challenges of heightened insecurity, caused by liberalization and structural adjustment. The…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Trust in Military Teams

    Edited by Neville A. Stanton

    The objective of this book is to report on contemporary trends in the defence research community on trust in teams, including inter- and intra-team trust, multi-agency trust and coalition trust. The book also considers trust in information and automation, taking a systems view of humans as agents…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors in Defence

  • A Socio-cultural Perspective on Patient Safety

    By Justin Waring

    Edited by Emma Rowley

    This edited volume of original chapters brings together researchers from around the world who are exploring the facets of health care organization and delivery that are sometimes marginal to mainstream patient safety theories and methodologies but offer important insights into the socio-cultural…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    CRC Press

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