A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Employment Relations

A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Employment Relations

  • Tony Dundon - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester
  • Niall Cullinane - Queen's University Management School, Queen's University Belfast
  • Adrian Wilkinson - Centre for Work, Organisation and Wellbeing, Griffith Business School, Griffith University

March 2017 | 168 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
Conceived by Chris Grey and written to get you thinking, the “Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap” series offers an informal and accessible yet sophisticated and critical overview of what you find in conventional textbooks.

In Employment Relations the authors translate years of experience, with the help of interesting vignettes, real life examples and connections with popular culture, into a critical understanding of the topic that brings the field to life.

An excellent supplementary text for Employment Relations and HRM students or anyone interested in a short, succinct book on the subject of Employment Relations.
Chapter 1: Introducing Employment Relations
Chapter 2: A Very Short History on Employment Relations and Its Perspectives
Chapter 3: Casinos, Crises and Cutbacks: the Context for Employment Relations
Chapter 4: Who’s Who in Employment Relations?
Chapter 5: Collaboration and Consent: Cooperation at Work
Chapter 6: Strikes and Strife: Conflict at Work
Chapter 7: Having a Say: Earnings and Working Time
Chapter 8: Some Concluding Thoughts: ER Education, Immiseration and Automation

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