Contemporary Employment Relations: A Critical Introduction / Edition 2 by Stephen Williams, Derek Adam-Smith | | 9780199545438 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Contemporary Employment Relations: A Critical Introduction / Edition 2

Contemporary Employment Relations: A Critical Introduction / Edition 2

by Stephen Williams, Derek Adam-Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 019954543X

ISBN-13: 9780199545438

Pub. Date: 01/04/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Contemporary Employment Relations: A Critical Introduction offers an original, accessible, and critical approach to understanding employment relations. Based on up-to-date research studies, it considers recent developments in employment relations, defined as the way in which employment relationships are regulated, experienced, and contested. A thematic

Overview

Contemporary Employment Relations: A Critical Introduction offers an original, accessible, and critical approach to understanding employment relations. Based on up-to-date research studies, it considers recent developments in employment relations, defined as the way in which employment relationships are regulated, experienced, and contested. A thematic approach to the subject helps to demonstrate the contemporary relevance of employment relations, enabling students to develop an appropriate level of knowledge and understanding of this key area of economic, social, and political life. The book is packed with up-to-date case studies to show how theory applies to real-life examples, from Royal Mail to McDonalds, Kettle Chips and Ryanair.

Online Resource Centre:

For Lecturers:

Case study guide to accompany end-of-chapter case studies in the text
PowerPoint slides
Guide to web cases
Guide to end of chapter questions
Two video clips featuring practitioners from the TUC and Molly Maid UK discussing employee relations in both a commercial and a not-for-profit organization
Figures and tables from the book in electronic format

For Students:

Annual updates
Interactive flashcard glossary
Web links
Web case studies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199545438
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/04/2010
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: INTRODUCING EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS

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