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  • The 9-to-5 Cureby Kristin Cardinale

    JIST Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    The 9 -to-5 Cure is a ground-breaking new guide outlining an immediate and practical strategy for being abundantly employed in any economy. Learn how to insulate yourself from sudden and total job loss by following the practical advice detailed in each chapter.  Earn a good living in any economic environment by learning how to create an exceptional... more...

  • The Agrarian Question and the Peasant Movement in Colombiaby Leon Zamosc

    Cambridge University Press 1986; US$ 48.00

    A history of the peasant movement ANUC and its land struggles. more...

  • Arbeitszeit, Altersstrukturen und Corporate Social Responsibilityby Hermann Groß; Michael Schwarz

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 39.70

    In diesem Buch werden die Entwicklung der Arbeits- und Betriebszeiten, die betrieblichen Altersstrukturen und das gesellschaftliche Engagement von Betrieben und Unternehmen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland untersucht. Datengrundlage für diese Analyse ist eine im Jahr 2007 durchgeführte repräsentative, alle Betriebsgrößenklassen und Wirtschaftszweige... more...

  • Arbeitszeit - Zeitarbeitby Manfred Bornewasser; Gert Zülch

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 39.70

    Dieses Buch beschreibt die Zeitarbeit aus verschiedenen Perspektiven. Dabei kommen alle relevanten Interessengruppen zu Wort: Wissenschaftler, Personalmanager, Personaldienstleister, Volks- und Betriebswirte, Psychologen, Juristen, Journalisten sowie Gewerkschaften und Betriebsräte. Gleichzeitig wird durch die Einbindung internationaler Zeitarbeitsspezialisten... more...

  • Capitalism and the Political Economy of Work Timeby Christoph Hermann

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    John Maynard Keynes expected that around the year 2030 people would only work 15 hours a week. In the mid-1960s, Jean Fourastié still anticipated the introduction of the 30-hour week in the year 2000, when productivity would continue to grow at an established pace. Productivity growth slowed down somewhat in the 1970s and 1980s, but rebounded in the... more...

  • Changes in Working Time (Routledge Revivals)by Paul Blyton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    First published in 1985, this book examines the major components of working time from an international perspective, considering the individual aspects of working time, with particular emphasis on the argument that work should be shared to alleviate unemployment and the case for further increasing the flexibility and choice in working arrangements.... more...

  • Changing Work Relationships in Industrialized Economiesby Isik Urla Zeytinoglu

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 81.00

    This book examines changing work relationships in industrialized economies within the context of economic restructuring and demographic variables. The goal of this book is to examine experiences of industrialized economies in dealing with changing work relationships and discuss policy implications of creating such work relationships. The thesis of... more...

  • Comparative Analyses of Operating Hours and Working Times in the European Unionby Lei Delsen; Frank Bauer; Gilbert Cette; Mark Smith

    Physica-Verlag HD 2009; US$ 153.54

    This volume is the second book based on comparative and comprehensive data from the 2003 representative European Union Company survey of Operating hours, Working times and Employment (EUCOWE) in France, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom. The EUCOWE project is the first representative and standardised European company... more...

  • Conscriptsby Ilana R Bet-El

    The History Press 2009; US$ 5.99

    Drawing on diaries, letters and personal accounts from British conscripts who served on the Western Front in the latter half of the Great War, this is the first book to explore the contribution they made to the war effort. By the end of the war more than 2.5 million men had been conscripted, but their memory has not lived on; they are the lost legions... more...

  • The Development of Annual Working Hours in the United Kingdomby Paul Blyton

    International Labour Office 1995; US$ 5.00

    Examines the extent and pattern of development of annual hours agreements in the UK during the 1980s and early 1990s. Outlines different forms of agreements with examples from various industries. Discusses likely future trends. more...