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  1. Radical Economics and Labour

    Essays inspired by the IWW Centennial

    Edited by Frederic Lee, Jon Bekken

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    To celebrate the centenary of the most radical union in North America - The Industrial Workers of the World - this collection examines radical economics and the labor movement in the 20th Century. The union advocates direct action to raise wages and increase job control, and it envisions the...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Redefining Business Models

    Strategies for a Financialized World

    By Colin Haslam, Tord Andersson, Nicholas Tsitsianis, Ya Ping Yin

    The world has moved on in the advanced economies where credit based financial systems coupled with malleable accounting systems disconnect capitalization and wealth accumulation from GDP trajectories and financial surplus. This, the book argues, is the product of economic, financial and cultural...

    Published September 1st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Management Principles (Routledge Revivals)

    A Primer for Directors and Potential Directors

    By Walter Puckey

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published 1962 with a second edition in 1970, this book offers a comprehensive and accessible guide in the principles and practices of management. Walter Puckey considers the make-up of an organisation, the purpose of the company and the practice of management. A particularly useful title for...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains

    Is a Social Label the Answer?

    Edited by Jennifer Bair, Doug Miller, Marsha Dickson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

    This book provides insight into the potential for the market to protect and improve labour standards and working conditions in global apparel supply chains. It examines the possibilities and limitations of market approaches to securing social compliance in global manufacturing industries. It does...

    Published August 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Women and Austerity

    The Economic Crisis and the Future for Gender Equality

    Edited by Maria Karamessini, Jill Rubery

    Series: Routledge IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics

    Austerity has become the new principle for public policy in Europe and the US as the financial crisis of 2008 has been converted into a public debt crisis. However, current austerity measures risk losing past progress towards gender equality by undermining important employment and social welfare...

    Published August 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Achieving HR Excellence through Six Sigma

    By Daniel Bloom

    Although world-class firms like GE and Motorola have relied on Six Sigma to build their performance cultures, these processes are all too often left out of human resources (HR) functions. This lack of Six Sigma principles is even more surprising because preventing errors and improving productivity...

    Published August 12th 2013 by Productivity Press

  7. Economic Justice, Labor and Community Practice

    Edited by Louise Simmons, Scott Harding

    Facing economic upheaval and growing inequality, people in local communities are fighting for economic justice. Coalitions from labor, grassroots community organizations, the faith community, immigrant communities and other progressive forces are emerging across the U.S. and Canada and winning...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Gender and Public Relations

    Critical Perspectives on Voice, Image and Identity

    Edited by Christine Daymon, Kristin Demetrious

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    Although there is a small body of feminist scholarship that problematizes gender in public relations, gender is a relatively undefined area of thinking in the field and there have been few serious studies of the socially constructed roles defining women and men in public relations. This book is...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Coaching as a Leadership Style

    The Art and Science of Coaching Conversations for Healthcare Professionals

    By Robert F. Hicks, PhD.

    The healthcare environment is in flux. On the one hand, doctors are being driven into ever larger group practices by increasing regulatory and administrative burdens and the need for greater negotiating power. At the same time, growing infrastructure costs and the threat of payment reform is...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Language and the Market Society

    Critical Reflections on Discourse and Dominance

    By Gerlinde Mautner

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

    Language plays a central role in creating and sustaining the market society—a society, that is, in which market exchange is no longer simply a process, but an all-encompassing social principle. The social domains affected include education, politics and religion. Around the world, government...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge