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  1. Understanding Human Resource Development

    A Research-based Approach

    Edited by Jim McGoldrick, Jim Stewart, Sandra Watson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    This edited volume contains original chapters by some of the leading researchers and writers in HRD. It provides a definitive work on the design and conduct of research in HRD and identifies and examines the possibilities and limitations of particular methods and techniques. Emerging debates on the...

    Published October 11th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Youth, Education and Risk

    Facing the Future

    By Peter Dwyer, Johanna Wyn

    Youth, Education and Risk: Facing the Future provides a provocative and valuable insight into how the dramatic social and economic changes of the last twenty years have affected the lives of Western youth. Covering young people's attitudes towards relationships and health, the authors provide a...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Choosing Futures

    By Nicholas Foskett, Jane Hemsley-Brown

    Education is becoming more competitive - choice in education is now a key issue. This book will help parents, schools, colleges, universities and policy makers understand how education and training markets work. Choosing Futures offers a wide ranging perspective on how young people, and their...

    Published March 29th 2001 by Routledge

  4. How to Get an MBA

    By Morgen Witzel

    How to Get an MBA is a short handbook for either prospective MBA students wanting to know more about what is involved, or students seeking to prepare themselves for the experience to come. As the first step on the road to a managerial career and lifelong learning, the MBA is one of the most...

    Published December 1st 2000 by Routledge

  5. Education, Work and Social Capital

    Towards a New Conception of Vocational Training

    By Christopher Winch

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This book provides an integrated treatment of the relationship between political economy and vocational education at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Approaching the subject from a philosophical perspective the author engages with debates about* the work-related aims of education * the...

    Published September 21st 2000 by Routledge

  6. Learning in Groups

    A Handbook for Face-to-Face and Online Environments, 3rd Edition

    By David Jaques

    Published September 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Training for a Smart Workforce

    Edited by Rod Gerber, Colin Lankshear

    In the hypercompetitive context of the new global economy, building a smart workforce is widely regarded as a key strategy for enterprises. But is this any more than another 'fast capitalist' slogan? What substance can be given to the idea? What are its associated values and practices? This book...

    Published May 25th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Research and Knowledge at Work

    Prospectives, Case-Studies and Innovative Strategies

    By John Garrick, Carl Rhodes

    This fascinating and controversial text makes sense of the complexities of research in the workplace and how 'working' knowledge is constructed. Featuring experts from Britain, Japan, North America and Australia, it is an outstanding contribution to the literature of Human Resource Management (HRM)...

    Published May 4th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Moving On in Your Career

    A Guide for Academics and Postgraduates

    By Lynda Ali, Barbara Graham

    In today's highly competitive job market a higher degree will not necessarily lead to a career in higher education. Researchers need to know how to enhance their career prospects and how to look further into the wide range of career options open to them elsewhere.Moving On in Your Career shows...

    Published February 17th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Further Education Re-formed

    Edited by Pamela Robinson, Alan Smithers

    After more than a century of being undervalued, further education has been thrust into the limelight. How have the colleges fared? How have they been shaped by the new arrangements for funding, governance, inspection and the new qualifications framework? What do those running the colleges and...

    Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge