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New and Published Books

  1. Voice and Involvement at Work

    Experience with Non-Union Representation

    Edited by Paul J. Gollan, Bruce E. Kaufman, Daphne Taras, Adrian Wilkinson

    Series: Routledge Research in Employment Relations

    In the last decade, nonunion employee representation (NER) has become a much discussed topic in the fields of human resource management, employment relations, and employment/labor law. This book examines the purpose, structure, and performance of various types of employee representation bodies...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Diversity in Organizations

    A Critical Examination

    By Cedric Herring, Loren Henderson

    Diversity in Organizations argues that ensuring a diverse workforce composition has tangible benefits for organizations. Rather than relying on touchy-feely arguments, Herring and Henderson present compelling evidence that directly links diversity to the bottom line. Readers will learn: How and...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Aesthetics and Human Resource Development

    Connections, Concepts and Opportunities

    By Stephen Gibb

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    The first book to look at both aesthetics and human resource development, this timely and original work investigates existing, as well as possible future, connections and relations between the two areas. Well structured and expertly written, The Aesthetic Challenges of Human Resource Development...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Knowledge and Innovation in Regional Industry

    An Entrepreneurial Coalition

    By Roel Rutten

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This superb new book develops a knowledge-based theory of innovation, marrying three streams of literature: innovation, inter-firm collaboration and networks, and learning regions. This book will interest all those working in economic geography and the economics of innovation....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Managing Performance Abroad

    A New Model for Understanding Expatriate Adjustment

    By Arno Haslberger, Chris Brewster, Thomas Hippler

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    In a global economy full of multinational firms, international human resource management (including expatriation, career management, and talent management) is a growing topic in the business and management literature and in universities. A thorough understanding of the adjustment of expatriates to...

    Published July 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Linking Local and Global Economies

    The Ties that Bind

    Edited by Carlo Pietrobelli, Arni Sverrison

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Clusters of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) have to adapt continually to a fast changing environment. This new book, containing contributions on countries ranging from Italy and Mexico to China and India, recognises the disparity between conditions in these countries and poses some...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Ethnic Business

    Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia

    By Brian C. Folk, K. S. Jomo

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Global Leadership Challenge

    By J. Stewart Black, Allen J. Morrison

    The economy is global, businesses are increasingly global, management has gone global and there is an increasing demand (and reward) for truly skilled global leaders, managers and executives. Black and Morrison address this change by asking why and when globalization truly began and explain how...

    Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Tourism in the Age of Globalisation

    Edited by Chris Cooper, Salah Wahab

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    The revolutionary progress achieved in information and communication technology is gradually transforming the world into a global village. This volume, edited by an eminent board of international specialists, evaluates the nature and resilience of the emerging global economy and its implications...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Evaluating Human Capital Projects

    Improve, Prove, Predict

    By Jane Massy, Jeremy Harrison

    How can we be sure that all those projects, programmes and activities that depend for their quality, efficiency and effectiveness on people’s performance have met their objectives? How can we improve the ways in which these projects, programmes and activities are planned so that realistic and...

    Published April 16th 2014 by Routledge