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Forthcoming Human Resource Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Value of Executive Coaching

    By Angela Mulvie

    The explosive growth of coaching over the past decade has been accompanied by comparable growth in coach training as well as in membership of professional bodies representing the industry. Yet philosophical and intellectual debates over executive coaching and its measurable value and outcomes...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Human Resource Development in the Russian Federation

    By Alexandre Ardichvili, Elena Zavyalova

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    Unlike Brazil, India, or China, prior to the beginning of market-oriented reforms in early 1990s, Russia maintained a high level of human capital and possessed a highly developed system of vocational education, continuous education, and management development institutions sponsored by the...

    To Be Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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....

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. German and Japanese Business in the Boom Years

    Edited by Matthias Kipping, Akira Kudo

    This edited volume examines the American influence on West German and Japanese industry from the 1950s to the 1970s, providing a valuable contribution to the debate on 'Americanization' from a historical and comparative perspective. Individual contributions provide an in-depth analysis of the...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. A Century of Foreign Investment in the Third World

    By Michael Twomey

    The late twentieth century has witnessed a dramatic upsurge in foreign direct investment in the Third World. Based upon thorough statistical analysis, the book presents exhaustive case-studies of foreign investment policy in 'metropolitan' countries and of the experiences of 'host' countries...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Career Pathways in Psychiatry

    Transition in Changing Times

    Edited by Arthur Lazarus

    Career transitions in psychiatry have rarely been discussed openly. Yet, in the light of health care reform and other forces affecting clinical practice, it is more important than ever that psychiatrists have information about the career options within their specialty. Career Pathways...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Workplace Learning

    Concepts, Measurement and Application

    Edited by Marianne van Woerkom, Rob Poell

    This edited volume aims to evaluate the promises of workplace learning by addressing the following related questions: What are current developments in theory that informs workplace learning research? How can learning in the workplace be measured? What is the impact of various organizational...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Globalizing Education for Work

    Comparative Perspectives on Gender and the New Economy

    Edited by Richard D. Lakes, Patricia A. Carter

    This book explores how changes in the new world economy are affecting the education of male and female workers. Authors from Australia, Africa, Brazil, Europe, North America, and South Korea use methodologies--such as literature reviews, case studies, legislative analysis, evaluations of model...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Learning Conversations (Psychology Revivals)

    The Self-Organised Learning Way to Personal and Organisational Growth

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Laurie F. Thomas

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How Can You Improve Your Learning Capabilites? How Can You Enhance Your Potential for Change and Personal Growth? Most of us accept that education does not meet the needs of learners today, or their employers. This mismatch is a key reason why a high level of demotivated youth, as well as workers...

    To Be Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Managing Elite Sport Systems

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Svein S. Andersen, Lars Tore Ronglan, Barrie Houlihan

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

    Over the last twenty years or so there has been a sharp increase in interest from national sports federations and governments in the development of effective elite sport systems, particularly focused on achieving success in the summer and winter Olympic Games. Many countries now have publicly...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge