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New and Published Books

  1. The Nature of Human Resource Development

    An Autoethnographical Approach

    By Monica Lee

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    The nature of human resource development (HRD) has been, and remains, a contested topic – accentuated by increasing globalization and diverse conceptions of how, exactly, one might characterize the field beyond traditional definitions of training, education, or career development efforts to improve...

    Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Reputation Management

    The Key to Successful Public Relations and Corporate Communication, 3rd Edition

    By John Doorley, Helio Fred Garcia

    Reputation Management is a how-to guide for students and professionals, as well as CEOs and other business leaders. It rests on the premise that reputation can be measured, monitored, and managed. Organized by corporate communication units including media relations, employee communication,...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Regulation of Work and Employment in Global Firms

    Edited by Gregor Murray, Gilles Trudeau

    Series: Routledge Studies in Employment and Work Relations in Context

    Traditionally, industrial relations actors - unions and governments - have dealt with the regulation of work and employment through national mechanisms such as labour laws and collective bargaining. The inadequacy of these mechanisms to cope with the era of globalization has led to a...

    Published February 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Global Human Resource Development

    Country and Regional Perspectives

    Edited by Thomas Garavan, Alma McCarthy, Michael J. Morley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    Changing global contexts force HRD scholars and practitioners to confront international, comparative, and cross-cultural analysis – something already in evidence in other social science disciplines. It is clear from the literature that significant country and regional variations in notions of HRD...

    Published February 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Performance Management in the Public Sector

    2nd Edition

    By Wouter Van Dooren, Geert Bouckaert, John Halligan

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    In times of rising expectations and decreasing resources for the public sector, performance management is high on the agenda. Increasingly, the value of the performance management systems themselves is under scrutiny, with more attention being paid to the effectiveness of performance management in...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Corporate Assessment (Routledge Revivals)

    Auditing a Company's Personality

    By Adrian Furnham, Barrie Gunter

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Corporate Assessment, first published in 1993, looks at four types of company audit and provides a pragmatic, readable guide for managers. The authors show how assessment of a company in terms of its culture, climate, communications and customers can enhance management vision and lead to...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Corporate Realities (Routledge Revivals)

    The Dynamics of Large and Small Organisations

    By Robert Goffee, Richard Scase

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Corporate Realities, first published in 1995, provides a concise but comprehensive review of the management issues relating to different types of organisation. Avoiding academic jargon, it describes the characteristics of administrative, manufacturing, service and professional organisations. It...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Democratic Worker-Owned Firm (Routledge Revivals)

    A New Model for the East and West

    By David Ellerman

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    When this book was first published in 1990, there were massive economic changes in the East and significant economic challenges to the West. This critical analysis of democratic theory discusses the principles and forces that push both socialist and capitalist economies toward a common ground of...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Free Agent

    The Independent Professional's Roadmap to Self-Employment Success

    By Katy Tynan

    There is a seismic shift underway in the employer/employee relationship that is redefining the nature of jobs and careers. Sole proprietors and independent contractors now represent more than 20 percent of the workforce, and that number is expected to reach nearly 50 percent within the next 10...

    Published February 12th 2015 by Productivity Press

  10. The Adult Learner

    The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development, 8th Edition

    By Malcolm S. Knowles, Elwood F. Holton III, Richard A. Swanson

    How do you tailor education to the learning needs of adults? Do they learn differently from children? How does their life experience inform their learning processes? These were the questions at the heart of Malcolm Knowles’s pioneering theory of andragogy which transformed education theory in the...

    Published February 10th 2015 by Routledge