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- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2013; US$ 54.99
Die Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Politik Hamburg ist schon seit Jahren auf ver schiedenste Art und Weise mit dem Thema "Frau" befaßt. Seit 1978 gibt es einzel ne Lehrveranstaltungen mit frauenspezifischen Themenstellungen. Ab Sommerse mester 1983 sind zwei derartige Veranstaltun~en zum festen Bestandteil des regulä ren Kursplans geworden. Die... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
This volume seeks to re-energise the paradigm of the New International Labour Studies by detailing how struggles over the construction, reproduction, utilisation and restructuring of labour forces are the contested social foundations upon which the global economy stands. Through a combination of theoretical works and a series of case studies, the... more...
- UPA 2013; US$ 45.99
The Jonathan Presidency provides a comprehensive and unique analysis of the tenure of Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan. The Jonathan Presidency analyzes the ability of the featured Nigerian politicians to deliver their electoral promises, protect and uphold the Nigerian Constitution, and sustain a transparent, citizen-friendly administration.... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2014; US$ 5.99
In 1847, while in Brussels, the German Communist League asked Friedrich Engels and Karl Marx to draft a pamphlet on the principles of communism. It was published in 1848 under the title Manifesto of the Communist Party , and in it, Marx and Engels discuss the basic communist theories on society, economics, class struggles and politics. The Communist... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2014; US$ 1.99
In 1847, while in Brussels, the German Communist League asked Friedrich Engels and Karl Marx to draft a pamphlet on the principles of communism. It was published in 1848 under the title Manifesto of the Communist Party , and in it, Marx and Engels discuss the basic communist theories on society, economics, class struggles and politics. HarperPerennial... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 30.95 US$ 24.76
In this major new work, Michael J. Moore and W. Kip Viscusi explore the question, "How are workers compensated for exposing themselves to the risk of physical injury while on the job?" The authors detail the diverse nature of labor market responses to job risks and the important role played by compensation-for-risk mechanisms. Following an overview... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 58.00 US$ 46.40
More than seventy years since the Bolsheviks came to power, there is still no comprehensive study of workers' activism in history's first successful workers' revolution. Strikes and Revolution in Russia, 1917 is the first effort in any language to explore this issue in both quantitative and qualitative terms and to relate strikes to the broader processes... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 55.00 US$ 44.00
Mary Ruggie's controversial study of British and Swedish labor market, anti-discrimination, and child care programs argues that gender-based policy alone cannot substantially raise the economic status of women workers. Rather, policies for women must be developed within the context of more general economic and social policies Originally published... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96
Known for his seminal work in efficiency-wage theory, Andrew Weiss surveys recent research in the field and presents new results. He shows how wage schedules affect the kinds of workers a firm employs and how well those workers perform on the job. Using straightforward examples, he demonstrates how efficiency-wage theory can explain labor market outcomes... more...