1. Links not working? Contact your librarian 1 item
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  2. The core text book for this module is: 1 item
  3. Recommended further reading (specific reading recommendations will be made at the end of each lecture) 37 items
    1. Human resource management - Derek Torrington 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Chaptear 20: Grievance and discipline

    2. Managing human resources: personnel management in transition - Stephen Bach 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Chapter 14: Edwards, Paul : Discipline and attendance : a murky aspect of people management.

    3. Human resource management - Derek Torrington 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Chapter 9: Termination of contract

    4. Parting by Mutual Agreement: IBM’s Transition to Manpower Cuts - L. Peach 1992

      Article  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module HRMU9HT

    5. The dynamics of managing diversity: a critical approach - Gill Kirton, Anne Marie Greene c2010 (electronic resource)


    6. Knowledge of, and attitudes towards, the demographic time bomb - Gerard P. Hodgkinson, Nigel Dale, Roy L. Payne 1995


    7. Wish you were here: managing absence - Caroline Dunn, Adrian Wilkinson 2002


    8. Job quality and employer behaviour 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Clark, A. : What makes a good job? Evidence from OECD countries.

    9. Sick and Tired? Working in the Modern Office - Chris Baldry, Peter Bain, Phil Taylor 1997


    10. Creating healthy work organizations - John Bowis c1994

      Book Recommended

    11. The realities of work: experiencing work and employment in contemporary society - Mike Noon, Paul Blyton, Kevin Morrell 2013

      Book Recommended (especially Chapter 7)

    12. Managing human resources: human resource management in transition c2013 (electronic resource)

      Book  Chapter 12: Kessler, Ian : Remuneration systems

    13. Trouble at work - Ralph Fevre 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book  Chapter 1

    14. Introduction: What work? What life? What balance? - Doris Ruth Eikhof, Chris Warhurst, Axel Haunschild 2007


    15. Work less, live more?: critical analysis of the work-life boundary - Christopher Warhurst, Eikhof, Doris Ruth, Haunschild, Axel 2008


  4. It is strongly recommended that you also consult a number of journals, particularly to familiarise yourself with current issues and practices in the field of personnel management. Relevant journals in 13 items
  5. Beyond the reading list 1 item
    You are expected to read widely beyond this resource list. Make a start with your subject research guide.
      1. Try the subject research guide for the most appropriate resources for your topic.