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Title The Routledge companion to employment relations / edited by Adrian Wilkinson, Tony Dundon, Jimmy Donaghey and Alexander J.S. Colvin
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2018


Description 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Series Routledge companions in business, management and accounting
Routledge companions in business, management and accounting.
Contents Employment relations : older reflections and new horizons / Adrian Wilkinson, Tony Dundon, Jimmy Donaghey and Alex Colvin -- - The field of employment relations : a review / Niall Cullinane -- Economics and employment relations / Paul Willman -- Employment relations and the law / Michael Doherty -- Employment relations and history / Greg Patmore -- Sociology, the labour process and employment relations / Bill Harley -- Employment relations and gender equality / Gail Hebson and Jill Ruber -- Employment relations and human resource management / Brian Harney, Tony Dundon and Adrian Wilkinson -- Institutional theory and employment relations / Matt Allen and Geoffrey Wood -- Research methods in employment relations / Keith Whitfield Suhaer Yunu -- The state and employment relations : continuity and change in the politics of regulation / Miguel Martinez Lucio and Robert MacKenzie -- Unions / Paul F Clark -- Employers, managers and employment relations / Peter Sheldon -- Multinationals as employment relations actors / María Jesús Belizón -- Core employment relations processes and issues -- Collective bargaining / Dione Pohler -- Employee voice : conceptualisations, meanings, limitations and possible integration / Michael Barry, Tony Dundon and Adrian Wilkinson -- Knowns and unknowns in the study of workplace dispute resolution : towards an expanded research agenda / Alex JS Colvin and Ariel C Avgar -- A pacified labour? : the transformation of labour conflict / Lorenzo Frangi, Sung-Chul Noh, Robert Hebdon -- Broadening employment relations -- Employment relations and precarious work / Chiara Benassi and Milena Tekeste -- Globalisation and work: processes, practices and consequences / Stephen Frenkel -- Global supply chains and employment relations / Jimmy Donaghey and Juliane Reinecke -- Employment relations in the informal sector / Colin C Williams -- Emerging economies, freedom of association for women workers in export-oriented manufacturing / Samanthi J Gunawardana -- Employment relations in Latin America / Mark Anner and Katiuscia Galhera -- The transformation of employment relations in contemporary China / Chris King-Chi Chan and HE Yunbing -- Employment relations in Africa / Pauline Dibben and Geoffrey Wood -- International institutions and supranational influence in employment relations / Michel Goyer and Rocio Valdivielso del Real -- Employment relations, stakeholder theory and business ethics / Andrew Timming and Samuel Mansell -- The financial model of the firm, the 'future of work', and employment relations / Rose Batt
Summary Comprising five thematic sections, this volume provides a critical, international and interdisciplinary exploration of employment relations. It examines the major subjects and emerging areas within the field, including essays on institutional theory, voice, new actors, precarious work and employment. Led by a well-respected team of editors, the contributors examine current knowledge and debates within each topic, offering cutting-edge analysis and reflection. The Routledge Companion to Employment Relations is an extensive reference work that offers students and researchers an introduction to current scholarship in the longstanding discipline of employment relations. It will be an essential addition to library collections in business and management, law, economics, sociology and political economy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Industrial relations.
Personnel management.
Labor unions.
Personnel Management
Labor Unions
industrial relations.
trade unions.
Industrial relations.
Labor unions.
Personnel management.
Form Electronic book
Author Wilkinson, Adrian, 1963- editor.
Dundon, Tony, 1962- editor.
Donaghey, Jimmy, editor.
Colvin, Alexander James, editor.
ISBN 9781315692968