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Labor & Employment

  • (K)Eine Arbeit wie jede andere?by Kirsten Scheiwe; Johanna Krawietz

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00

    Important services are provided in private households, yet this kind of employment is relatively unrecognized and receives less legal protection than work in other sectors. The essays in this volume investigate the regulation of "home as a workplace" from juridical, socio-historical, and legal policy perspectives, from the 1654 Gesindeordnungen to... more...

  • Employee Risk Managementby Helen Rideout

    Kogan Page 2014; US$ 60.00

    Employee Risk Management presents a straightforward, legally-grounded process that will enable employers to identify, manage and reduce the potential threats that come with every employee - as well as with anyone else who works for the organization, including contractors, volunteers, interns and temps. It covers everything from recruitment through... more...

  • Arbeit und Rechtby Hans Ueli Schürer

    Verlag SKV 2014; US$ 54.99

    In einer für den juristischen Laien verständlichen Sprache stellt "Arbeit und Recht" die Rechte und Pflichten im Arbeitsalltag dar. Dieser praktische Ratgeber wendet sich an Arbeitnehmende, Personalverantwortliche und Vorgesetzte sowie an Personalkommissionen, Berufsverbände und Arbeitsämter. Im Vordergrund steht das Einzelarbeitsvertragsrecht mit... more...

  • Law, Society and Communityby Richard Nobles; David Schiff

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 134.95

    This collection of socio-legal studies, written by leading theorists and researchers from around the world, offers original, perceptive and critical contributions to ideas and theories that have been expounded by Roger Cotterrell over a long and distinguished career. Engaging with the complexity and multiplicity of our contemporary legal world, the... more...

  • Human Rights and the Bodyby Annabelle Mooney

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    This study brings research in linguistics and the way in which the body is written upon to bear on discourse on human rights and the body. Drawing on legal concepts and aspects of the law of human rights, the study argues that the proper frames for human rights are firstly the human body, seen as an index reliant on the natural world, secondly the... more...

  • Werkvertrag und Selbstständigkeitby Kerstin Reiserer; Verena Bölz

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.00

    Recent business developments directed at ever-greater flexibility and cost savings have led companies to hire more workers under ?sham? work contracts as a way of circumventing the legal consequences of an employment relationship. In these cases the work contract is being misused. The use of such sham work contracts may have adverse legal implications... more...

  • Kommunalrechtby Thorsten Ingo Schmidt

    Mohr Siebeck 2014; US$ 28.08

    Thorsten Ingo Schmidt stellt länderübergreifend das deutsche Kommunalrecht einschließlich seiner europarechtlichen Bezüge dar. Für die Neuauflage hat er einige Teile des Werkes überarbeitet und verbessert. Erweitert wurde es durch neue Passagen zur Auswirkung der Schuldenbremse auf die Kommunen, zum Bürgerkredit, zum Kommunalsponsoring sowie zu Bürgerbefragungen. more...

  • One Size Never Fits Allby Arin N. Reeves

    American Bar Association 2014; US$ 33.99

    Women still are not rising to top leadership positions. Dr. Arin Reeves discovered that women often are more successful in the early stages of business development (networking, establishing relationships), but are blocked by the final stage?asking for business. This compelling book offers a series of alternative approaches that both firms and individual... more...

  • Transforming Practicesby Steven Keeva

    American Bar Association 2014; US$ 19.99

    This book examines how lawyers can find deeper meaning in their work, practice more compassionately, and discover enjoyment in what they do, all by developing a greater awareness for their inner lives. Filled with inspiring profiles of lawyers who have successfully changed their work habits and who have healed themselves as individuals and within their... more...

  • Interkulturelles Managementby Andreas Engelen; Eva Tholen

    Schäffer-Poeschel Verlag für Wirtschaft Steuern Recht GmbH 2014; US$ 431.51

    ?Cross-cultural Management? ? multinationale Unternehmen managen. ?Interkulturelles Management? beschäftigt sich mit dem Einfluss der nationalen Kultur auf die einzelnen Bereiche des Managements und den daraus entstehenden Herausforderungen für global agierende Manager, Expatriates, einer interkulturellen Personalführung und Unternehmen. Das Lehrbuch... more...