Human Resource Development: Prospectives, Roles and Practice Choices

Human Resource Development: Prospectives, Roles and Practice Choices

by Francesco Sofo, Patricia A. McLagan, Karen E. Watkins
     
 
A thorough examination of human resources development, this book familiarizes business students, managers, and human resource professionals with strategies for helping people achieve optimum personal and organizational improvement. Drawing on contributions by key HR strategists from around the world, it examines the theoretical models, paradigms, and perspectives

Overview

A thorough examination of human resources development, this book familiarizes business students, managers, and human resource professionals with strategies for helping people achieve optimum personal and organizational improvement. Drawing on contributions by key HR strategists from around the world, it examines the theoretical models, paradigms, and perspectives from which human resource development might be considered. Included are educational, management, interpersonal, psychological, and other strategies. Various roles of the HR professional-including change agent, needs analyst, trainer, and facilitator-are also discussed. Adaptive solutions and popular human resource practices from around the world serve as examples. Francesco Sofo is a field editor for the American Society for Training and Development and the author of Critical Reflection Strategies Using Teams, Critical Reflection Manual, and Critical Reflection Inventory Self Assessment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781875680740
Publisher:
Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited
Publication date:
03/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
7.56(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.89(d)

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