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Forthcoming Human Resource Development Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Managing People

    A Practical Guide for Front-line Managers, 4th Edition

    By Rosemary Thomson, Eileen Arney, Andrew Thomson

    This updated and exciting fourth edition of Managing People: A Practical Guide for Front-Line Managers addresses the growing needs of front-line managers who are not themselves specialists in personnel management but whose roles require them to have these skills. A growing trend over the last two...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. E-Coaching

    Theory and practice for a new online approach to coaching

    By Anne Ribbers, Alexander Waringa

    In a rapidly moving world where so many of our day-to-day activities are now online, it has become essential to adapt coaching processes in order to better suit clients’ circumstances and needs. Above all, clients want sustainable and time-efficient results. Electronic coaching (e-coaching) is an...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Learning Transnational Learning

    Edited by Åge Mariussen, Seija Virkkala

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    Systems of innovation that are conducted within national borders can preserve inefficient solutions and prevent development. This has led to a feeling that transnational learning strategies are more and more desirable. In practice, the field of transnational learning has been dominated by various...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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