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Employment and Employee Rights / Edition 1
     

Employment and Employee Rights / Edition 1

by Patricia Werhane, Tara J. Radin, Norman E. Bowie
 

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ISBN-10: 0631214291

ISBN-13: 9780631214298

Pub. Date: 07/07/2003

Publisher: Wiley

Employment and Employee Rights addresses the issue of rights in the workplace. Although much of the literature in this field focuses on employee rights, this volume considers the issue from the perspective of both employees and employers.

  • Considers the rights of both employees and employers.
  • Discusses the moral and legal

Overview

Employment and Employee Rights addresses the issue of rights in the workplace. Although much of the literature in this field focuses on employee rights, this volume considers the issue from the perspective of both employees and employers.

  • Considers the rights of both employees and employers.
  • Discusses the moral and legal landscape and traditional assumptions about right in employment.
  • Investigates arguments for guaranteeing rights, particularly for employees, which are derived from relational, developmental, and economic bases.
  • Explores new dimensions of employment including a model that incorporates growing workplace diversity, builds upon our understanding of the legal landscape, and expands upon our justifications for recognizing and protecting rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631214298
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/07/2003
Series:
Foundations of Business Ethics Series , #17
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
930,460
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Preface And Acknowledgements.

Introduction.

Part I: Rights Employee Rights and Employment at Will:.

1. Employment, Moral Rights And Mental Models.

2. The Public/Private Distinction And Its Influence On Employment Practices.

3. Employment-At-Will: History, Evolution, And Current Applications.

4. The Employee’s Voice: Due Process, Whistleblowing, And Workplace Democracy.

Part II: New Models of Employment and Employability:.

5. Employee Accountability And The Limits Of Role Responsibilities.

6. Meaningful Work And The Development Of Employment Relationships.

7. Employment Practices As Economic Value Added (Written With Norman Bowie).

Part III: The Evolving Workplace:.

8. Diversity, Affirmative Action, And Equity In Employment Practices.

9. Future Directions For Employment.

Index

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