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Publisher: [S.l.] : EDWARD ELGAR PUBLISHING, 2021.
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This cutting-edge book charts the latest ideas and concepts in employment relations research. Mapping out the intellectual boundaries of the field, The Future of Work and Employment outlines the key  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 1800882432 9781800882430
OCLC Number: 1199125316
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
Contents: Contents:PART I THE CHANGING CONTEXT1 Understanding the future of work 2Adrian Wilkinson and Michael Barry PART II CHANGING PRACTICES2 Work 'or' employment in the 21st century: its impact on theemployment relationship 19Chris Brewster and Peter Holland 3 Unpaid work experience and internships: a growing andcontested feature of the future of work 33Paula McDonald and Deanna Grant-Smith 4 Diversity and inclusion in a changing world of work 49Gill Kirton 5 Contemporary challenges in meaningful work 65Catherine Bailey and Adrian Madden 6 Employment and work in Europe: improvement or just change? 83David Foden PART III THE FUTURE OF THE FUTURE OF WORK7 Financing the future of work: who pays? 103Jean Cushen 8 Future of Work (FoW) and gender 119Sarah Kaine, Frances Flanagan and Katherine Ravenswood 9 Biotechnological change and its implications 139David Peetz and Georgina Murray 10 Work and wages in the gig economy: can there be a high road? 156Joshua Healy and Andreas Pekarek 11 The growing disruptive impact of work automation: whereshould future research focus? 174Victor Gekara and Darryn Snell 12 Governing Global Production Networks in the new economy 189Huw Thomas 13 Navigating the future of work to build meaningful careers 204Edwin Trevor-Roberts 14 The future of employee engagement: the challenge ofseparating old wine from new bottles 223Bruce E. Kaufman, Michael Barry, Adrian Wilkinson andRafael GomezIndex 245


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