HRM and the labour market

Thompson, A. ORCID: 0000-0003-0930-0088, 2014. HRM and the labour market. In: J. Beardwell and A. Thompson ORCID: 0000-0003-0930-0088, eds., Human resource management: a contemporary approach. Harlow: Pearson, pp. 107-145. ISBN 9781306878500

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Objectives: To explain the nature and composition of the UK labour market. • To identify the major social forces responsible for shaping the nature and extent of people’s engagement with paid employment. • To highlight developments in the nature of work and employment in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries and to show how these trends have influenced organisational requirements for labour. • To present a critical assessment of workers’ experiences of employment in contemporary Britain.

Item Type: Chapter in book
Description: 7th edition
Creators: Thompson, A.
Publisher: Pearson
Place of Publication: Harlow
Date: 2014
ISBN: 9781306878500
Divisions: Schools > Nottingham Business School
Record created by: Linda Sullivan
Date Added: 06 Apr 2016 13:24
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2017 14:25

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