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  1. The Philosophy of Management

    By Oliver Sheldon

    Taylorism was criticised for its over-simplistic view of what motivated the worker. Oliver Sheldon's theme was that though Taylorism had helped the development of a science of management, such work should not detract from the predominantly human job of the manager to manage. His work prefigures the...

    Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Early Sociology of Management and Organizations

    Edited by Kenneth Thompson

    The early development of the sociology of management and organizations has to be viewed in relation to the emergence, at the beginning of the twentieth century, of a 'Management Movement'. This movement took various forms. On the one hand, it entailed the formation of professional management...

    Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Sociology, Work and Industry

    Fifth edition, 4th Edition

    By Tony Watson

    In the fourth edition of this successful and popular text, Tony Watson explains how the discipline of sociology contributes to our wider understanding of the variety of work practices and institutions, which exist in modern society. The new edition outlines both what has been achieved historically...

    Published September 4th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Social Capital

    By John Field

    Series: Key Ideas

    The term 'social capital' is a way of conceptualizing the intangible resources of community, shared values and trust upon which we draw in daily life. It has achieved considerable currency in the social sciences through the very different work of Bourdieu in France, and James Coleman and Robert...

    Published July 24th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Capitalism and Citizenship

    The Impossible Partnership

    By Kathryn Dean

    Series: Critical Realism: Interventions (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Can capitalism and citizenship co-exist? In recent years advocates of the Third Way have championed the idea of public-spirited capitalism as the antidote to the many problems confronting the modern world. This book develops a multi-disciplinary theory of citizenship, exploring the human abilities...

    Published July 17th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Mind & Society Pt3:Esc V5

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Mind & Society Pt4:Esc V6

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Elem Folk Psyc:Esc V7

    By Wilhelm Wundt

    This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do...

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Culture & Progress:Esc V8

    By Kenneth Thompson

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Mind & Society Pt2:Esc V4

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge