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Industrial relations : theory and practice in Britain

Author: P K Edwards
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : Blackwell Business, 1995.
Series: Human resource management (Cambridge, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text brings together the leading contributors in industrial relations to examine the nature of the employment relationship. It explores key processes and outcomes, relates developments to their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: P K Edwards
ISBN: 0631191666 9780631191667
OCLC Number: 31240398
Notes: "A completely revised version of Industrial relations in Britain"--Foreword.
Description: xxi, 628 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. The Employment Relationship / Paul Edwards --
2. The Historical Evolution of British Industrial Relations / Richard Hyman --
3. The Structure of the Economy and Labour Market / Peter Nolan and Janet Walsh --
4. Management: Systems, Structures and Strategy / Keith Sisson and Paul Marginson --
5. Management: Pay Determination and Collective Bargaining / William Brown, Paul Marginson and Janet Walsh --
6. Trade Unions: Growth, Structure and Policy / Jeremy Waddington and Colin Whitston --
7. Trade Unions: Shop Stewards and the Workplace / Michael Terry --
8. The State: Economic Management and Incomes Policy / Colin Crouch --
9. The State: Labour Law and Industrial Relations / Linda Dickens and Mark Hall --
10. The State: The Public Sector / David Winchester and Stephen Bach --
11. Individualism and Collectivism in Theory and Practice: Management Style and the Design of Pay Systems / Ian Kessler and John Purcell --
12. Work Practices: The Structure of Work / John F. Geary. 13. Industrial Relations and Productivity / Peter Nolan and Kathy O'Donnell --
14. Strikes and Industrial Conflict / Paul Edwards --
15. Equal Opportunities: Continuing Discrimination in a Context of Formal Equality / Sonia Liff --
16. Privatization and Marketization / Trevor Colling and Anthony Ferner --
17. Training / Ewart Keep and Helen Rainbird --
18. The Low-paid and the Unorganized / Jill Rubery --
19. Employment Relations in Small Firms / Richard Scase --
20. Assessment: Markets and Managerialism / Paul Edwards.
Series Title: Human resource management (Cambridge, Mass.)
Other Titles: Industrial relations in Britain.
Responsibility: edited by Paul Edwards.

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'He has again produced an authoritative text - arguably the authoritative text in Industrial Relations. This is a modern classic.' John Storey, Open University

 
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