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Forthcoming Sociology of Work & Industry Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Mobility and Technology in the Workplace

    Edited by Donald Hislop

    The contemporary period has witnessed the rapid evolution in a wide range of mobile technology. This book charts the profound implications these technological changes have for workers and business organizations. From an organizational point of view they have the potential to transform the nature of...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Co-Operative Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ernest Aves

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Ernest Aves (1857-1917) was an influential social analyst and civil servant. This title, first published in 1907, during Aves’ work for the Board of Trade, investigates the different forms of industrial co-operation within Britain; the fundamental principle of this is stated as "equitable...

    To Be Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Economics of Immigration

    By Cynthia Bansak, Nicole B. Simpson, Madeline Zavodny

    Economics of Immigration provides students with the tools needed to examine the economic impact of immigration and immigration policies over the past century. Students will develop an understanding of why and how people migrate across borders and will learn how to analyze the economic causes and...

    To Be Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Challenges for Russia's Politicized Economic System

    Edited by Susanne Oxenstierna

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    During the early 2000s the market liberalization reforms to the Russian economy, begun in the 1990s, were consolidated. But since the mid 2000s economic policy has moved into a new phase, characterized by more state intervention with less efficiency and more structural problems. Corruption, weak...

    To Be Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Stigma and the Shaping of the Pornography Industry

    By Georgina Voss

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    The idea of ‘pornography’ is often employed to invoke titillation, anger, and disgust. Stigma and the Shaping of the Pornography Industry explores the effects that this stigmatized identity has on the pornography industry itself. From the video era to the emergence of the internet, to trade shows,...

    To Be Published May 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Pierre Bourdieu, Organization, and Management

    Edited by Ahu Tatli, Mustafa Ozbilgin, Mine Karatas-Ozkan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    Pierre Bourdieu, the French sociologist, philosopher, and anthropologist, has been widely studied and analyzed in academic circles, particularly in sociology, where his ideas about power relations in social life helped to define the contemporary field. While many other sociological theories and...

    To Be Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Innovation in Socio-Cultural Context

    Edited by Frane Adam, Hans Westlund

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Innovation - the process of obtaining, understanding, applying, transforming, managing and transferring knowledge - is a result of human collaboration, but it has become an increasingly complex process, with a growing number of interacting parties involved. Lack of innovation is not necessarily...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Life Course Perspectives on Military Service

    Edited by Janet M. Wilmoth, Andrew S. London

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This edited volume provides a comprehensive and critical review of what we know about military service and the life course, what we don’t know, and what we need to do to better understand the role of military service in shaping people's lives. It demonstrates that the military, like colleges and...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Professions, State and the Market

    Medicine in Britain, the United States and Russia

    By Mike Saks

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    This unique book enhances our understanding of the links between professions, the state and the market – and their implications for the public in terms of professional practice. In so doing, the book adopts a neo-Weberian perspective, in which professions are seen as a form of exclusionary social...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Companion to Critical Management Studies

    Edited by Anshuman Prasad, Pushkala Prasad, Albert J Mills, Jean Helms Mills

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    The birth of critical management studies (CMS) followed a period of strict orthodoxy in management thinking, with CMS challenging the established order. However, the explosive growth in new management ideas over time has meant that CMS itself has sometimes struggled to keep up. The Routledge...

    To Be Published July 19th 2015 by Routledge