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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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Informal Labour in Urban India

    Three Cities, Three Journeys, 1st Edition

    By Tom Barnes

    During the last two decades, rapid economic growth and development in India has been based upon the mass employment of informal labour. Using case studies from three urban regions, this book examines this growth in modern India’s cities and towns. It argues that India has undergone a process of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Working-Class Images of Society (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Bulmer

    First published in 1975. How do men come to perceive and evaluate a world in which marked inequalities of class and status exist? This book considers the nature of class images and their underlying work and community structures. Beginning with the argument that the perception of society varies…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • European Industrial Managers

    West and East, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.J. Boddewyn

    First published in 1971, this collection of fourteen contemporaneous European research studies on managerial backgrounds and on the patterns, roles, and evolution of managerial careers examine managerial motivations in a broader context than the traditional analysis of psychological qualities. Most…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Localities (1989)

    The Changing Face of Urban Britain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Cooke

    First published in 1989, this book examines seven different localities, ranging from the outer suburbs of large northern cities to small freestanding town, which were prospering in the 1980s or struggling against the negative employment effects of restructuring. Within the theoretical frame of ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Policing, Port Security and Crime Control

    An Ethnography of the Port Securityscape, 1st Edition

    By Yarin Eski

    Ports are the vital hubs of the maritime transport industry, and crucial to the flow of global trade. The protection of this global supply chain from crime and terrorism is a fundamental objective of port security, and is a landscape beset by new challenges and changes post 9/11. Building on…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Global Perspectives of Employee Assistance Programs

    1st Edition

    Edited by R Paul Maiden, David A. Sharar

    Global Perspectives of Employee Assistance Programs is the first book of its kind to empirically address the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) concept and model in a diverse, global context. This book features a variety of studies which deal with the design, delivery, cultural adaptability,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

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