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  • Globalization and Labour in the Twenty-First Century

    1st Edition

    By Verity Burgmann

    The Open Access version of this book, available at http://www.tandfebooks.com, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 license.Globalization has adversely affected working-class organization and mobilization, increasing inequality by…

    Paperback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

  • Social Mobility and the Legal Profession

    The case of professional associations and access to the English Bar, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Freer

    This book will be crucial reading for students across a variety of disciplines. A broadly socio-legal text, using a mixed-methods design combining grounded theory with an in-depth case study, this research explores a rarely-seen facet of the legal profession. Sociologists studying the practical…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Trust

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rosalind H. Searle, Ann-Marie I. Nienaber, Sim B. Sitkin

    In recent years, trust has enjoyed increasing interest from a wide range of parties, including organizations, policymakers, and the media. Perennially linked to turbulence and scandals, the damaging and rebuilding of trust is a contemporary concern affecting all areas of society. Comprising six…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Learning to Save the Future

    Rethinking Education and Work in an Era of Digital Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Alexander J. Means

    Mainstream economists and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs claim that unfettered capitalism and digital technology can unlock a future of unbounded prosperity, create endless high paying jobs, and solve the world’s vast social and ecological problems. Realizing this future of abundance purportedly…

    Paperback – 2018-03-07
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Women Migrant Workers

    Ethical, Political and Legal Problems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zahra Meghani

    This volume makes the case for the fair treatment of female migrant workers from the global South who are employed in wealthy liberal democracies as care workers, domestic workers, home health workers, and farm workers. An international panel of contributors provide analyses of the ethical,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Occupational Socialization and Working Lives (1994)

    1st Edition

    By Amanda Coffey, Paul Atkinson

    Published in 1994, this book gathers together a series of original studies on occupational socialization and the everyday realities of work. It includes detailed, empirically based accounts of a variety of occupational settings. Included are: social workers; trainee midwives; prison officers;…

    Hardback – 2018-02-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Guards Imprisoned (1989)

    Correctional Officers at Work, 1st Edition

    By Lucien Lombardo

    First published in 1989, Guards Imprisoned provides an in-depth look into the work and working life of prison guards as they perceive and experience it. The author, who was a teacher at Auburn Prison, New York, discovered that little was known about the guard’s perceptions of his "place" in…

    Paperback – 2018-02-08
    Routledge

  • Counterproductive Work Behaviors

    Understanding the Dark Side of Personalities in Organizational Life, 1st Edition

    By Aaron Cohen

    There has been a growing interest among scholars in the fields of organizational behaviour and industrial psychology in what can be termed "the dark side of the organizations." A main concept in this regard this is both important and relevant counterproductive work behaviours (CWBs), which can be…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Violence and Abuse In and Around Organisations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald J. Burke, Cary L. Cooper

    This international collection examines violence and abuse in and around organisations. The collection documents the causes, specifically from the perspective of human relations and of the workplace conditions. It also highlights the specific risks associated with high-risk professions or working…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Psychological and Behavioural Aspects of Risk

  • European Integration and Rural Development

    Actors, Institutions and Power, 1st Edition

    By Michael Kull

    To understand fully the process of European integration, it is necessary to consider developments at the sub-national and local level. EU integration scholars have been examining the local level using the concept of multi-level governance (MLG) since the 1990s. While MLG was the first concept to…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Studies of Video Practices

    Video at Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mathias Broth, Eric Laurier, Lorenza Mondada

    The last two decades have seen a rapid increase in the production and consumption of video by both professionals and amateurs. The near ubiquity of devices with video cameras and the rise of sites like YouTube have lead to the growth and transformation of the practices of producing, circulating,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • The Routledge History of Rural America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Riney-Kehrberg

    The Routledge History of Rural America charts the course of rural life in the United States, raising questions about what makes a place rural and how rural places have shaped the history of the nation. Bringing together leading scholars to analyze a wide array of themes in rural history and culture…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

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