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Labor & Employment

  • The Supreme Court's New Workplaceby Joseph A. Seiner

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 28.00

    This book describes how the Supreme Court has used procedural law to undermine the civil rights of minority workers. more...

  • Commitment and Cooperation on High Courtsby Benjamin Alarie; Andrew J. Green

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 84.99

    This book explains how the answers to the following institutional questions largely determine the influence of political preferences of individual judges and the degree of cooperation among judges at a given point in time. Who decides; how are judicial appointments made? How does an appeal reach the court; what processes occur? Who is before the court;... more...

  • Research Methods in Lawby Dawn Watkins; Mandy Burton

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Explaining in clear terms some of the main methodological approaches to legal research, the chapters in this edited collection are written by specialists in their fields, researching in a variety of jurisdictions. Covering a range of topics from Feminist Approaches to Law and Economics, each contributor addresses the topic of ‘lay decision makers... more...

  • Law Martby Riaz Tejani

    Stanford University Press 2017; US$ 24.95

    American law schools are in deep crisis. Enrollment is down, student loan debt is up, and the profession's supply of high-paying jobs is shrinking. Meanwhile, thousands of graduates remain underemployed while the legal needs of low-income communities go substantially unmet. Many blame overregulation and seek a "free" market to solve the problem, but... more...

  • 101 Sample Write-Ups for Documenting Employee Performance Problemsby Paul FALCONE

    AMACOM 2017; US$ 39.95

    Managers may dread dealing with performance problems, but this sanity-saving guide by HR expert Paul Falcone is here to help. Revised to reflect the latest developments in employment law, the third edition of 101 Sample Write-Ups for Documenting Employee Performance Problems explains the disciplinary process and provides ready-to-use documents... more...

  • Countering Discrimination in Social Workby Bogdan Lesnik

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    Discrimination? Isn't there enough talk about discrimination? Yes, indeed. That is why we have to begin countering discrimination. We need strategies that will make it inoperative or at least limit its scope. But first, we need to think how discrimination works and identify it where it works. It concerns far more than mere procedural hitches for... more...

  • Arbeitsrechtby Jörg Podehl

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 26.48

    Dieser Grundriss behandelt auf der Basis der aktuellen Rechtsprechung des Bundesarbeitsgerichts gezielt die Themen von praktischer Bedeutung im arbeitsrechtlichen Tagesgeschäft. Neben allgemeinen Grundlagen wie der Begründung von Arbeitsverhältnissen, den Rechten und Pflichten aus dem Arbeitsverhältnis und der Beendigung von Arbeitsverträgen wird... more...

  • The New Whistleblower's Handbookby Stephen Kohn

    Lyons Press 2017; US$ 21.99

    An updated edition of the first-ever consumer guide to whistleblowing by the nation’s leading whistleblower attorney The newest edition of The Whistleblower’s Handbook brings the most comprehensive and authoritative guide to exposing workplace wrongdoing up-to-date with new information on wildlife whistleblowing, auto safety whistleblowing,... more...

  • The Marketization of Employment Servicesby Ian Greer; Karen N. Breidahl; Matthias Knuth; Flemming Larsen

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 79.99

    Markets have become the favoured means for re-engineering public services, to reduce costs while increasing innovation, performance, accountability to taxpayers, and responsiveness to clients. This book provides a new conceptualization of the markets, the dilemmas and tradeoffs they generate, and the differing services and workplaces that result. more...

  • Six For The Tolpuddle Martyrsby Alan Gallop

    Pen and Sword 2017; US$ 16.72

    In 1834 six farm laborers from the Dorset hamlet of Tolpuddle fell foul of draconian Victorian laws prohibiting ‘assembly’. Today the names of George Loveless and his brother James, Thomas Standfield and his son John, James Brine and James Hammett, who made up the Tolpuddle Martyrs, stand high on the roll of British men who have been victimized... more...