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  • Lebensqualität produzierenby Alban Knecht

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 59.99

    Über das Konzept der Lebensqualität des Volkswirts und Philosophen Amartya Sen bin ich erst vor einigen Jahren gestolpert. Nachdem mich die Weltfremdheit vieler volkswirtschaftlichen Modelle schon in meinem Studium beschäftigt hatte, fing mich Sens ?neuer? Ansatz, der mit Begriffen wie Fähigkeiten, Handlun- möglichkeiten und eben Lebensqualität hantiert,... more...

  • Living for the Weekdayby Clint Swindall

    Wiley 2010; US$ 22.95

    Praise for Living for the Weekday "If you want to have a team where leaders and employees are working hand-in-hand to build a culture of employee engagement, then you need to read this book. I'm confident it will help you become a weekday warrior." —Jon Gordon bestselling author of The Energy Bus and Soup "In Living for the Weekday , Clint... more...

  • Living in More Than One Worldby Bruce Rosenstein; Frances Hesselbein

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2009; US$ 19.95

    For business legend Peter Drucker, the secret to a truly meaningful life was thriving in more than one world?having a diverse set of interests, activities, and pursuits. Drucker managed this despite extraordinary demands on his time. In this inspiring book, journalist and Drucker scholar Bruce Rosenstein reveals how, by following the key principles... more...

  • Magic Carpet Flyingby Pamela Ryan

    Dundurn 2009; US$ 9.99

    Childhood lessons in rural Australia and later in Africa and Asia where she helped others tackle the darkness of mental illness, suicide, and large-scale tragedy arising from terrorist attacks and natural disasters. more...

  • Managerial Prerogative and the Question of Control (Routledge Revivals)by John Storey

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    In both Marxist and non-Marxist scholarship there has been a remarkable neglect of the managerial control of labour. John Storey?s analysis of the modern labour process shows that managerial control is in fact more precarious than has been so far recorded. This book, first published in 1983, reassesses the Braverman theory of the inexorable degradation... more...

  • Marke ICH - Mit Ihren Stärken auf der Überholspurby Sibylle May; Jennifer Kullmann

    Gabler Verlag 2014; US$ 39.99

    Die vielfältigen Aufgaben die heute im Berufsleben an Sie gestellt werden, erfordern eine gestandene Persönlichkeit, die weiß, wie sie sich im Alltag durchsetzen und präsentieren kann. Sie stehen mit Ihrer ?Marke-Ich? Ihre Frau. Die Autorinnen analysieren Persönlichkeitsstrukturen und zeigen Lösungswege auf, wie Sie an Ihrer Persönlichkeit, aber auch... more...

  • Modernization and the Japanese Factoryby Robert Mortimer Marsh; Hiroshi Mannari

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 66.00

    While some writers account for Japan's postwar economic "miracle" in terms of a distinctively Japanese, traditional model of social organization, the writers of this study consider Japan's technological growth to have been accompanied by convergence toward modernized social organization. The authors test both of these theoretical models. Their data... more...

  • Networks, Work, and Inequalityby Steve McDonald

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 134.95

    This volume illuminates the processes by which social networks in work organizations can effectively generate, sustain and ameliorate social inequalities across individuals, firms and occupational fields. It offers valuable insights that inform researchers and policy makers regarding issues of workplace discrimination, diversity and innovation. more...

  • The New Workplaceby David Holman; Toby D. Wall; Chris W. Clegg; Paul Sparrow; Ann Howard

    Wiley 2003; US$ 280.95

    "Just-in-time", "total quality management", "lean manufacturing", "call centres", "team work", "empowerment" - most people in business have heard these buzz words, often offered as a panacea to all profit ills. So why don't they always work? Can you combine them anyhow? If not, why not? The New Workplace Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the... more...

  • People at Workby Marjorie L. DeVault

    NYU Press 2008; US$ 22.95

    People at Work is noted sociologist Marjorie L. DeVault?s groundbreaking collection of original essays on the complexities of the modern-day workplace. By focusing on the lived experiences of the worker, not as an automaton on an assembly line, but as an embodied human of flesh and bone, these essays offer important insight on the realities of the... more...