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Work and Society: Labour and Human Resources in East Asia
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This is a memorial volume which pays tribute to the late Professor Keith Thurley. It collects a number of critical and insightful essays which discuss some of the key issues affecting corporate management, human resource development and the workplace in the current context ofEast Asian societies, to which Professor Thurley was closely linked inhis scholarly career at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). The perspectives which are canvassed in these writings are diverse but well integrated, introducing the readers to how work and society in this dynamic part of the world can be viewed from a mixof academic disciplines including management and organizational studies, sociology, psychology, political economy, international studies, history, industrial relations and labour law.This book is an important piece of benchmark reference for academics, students, managers and other practising specialists who wish to updatetheir understanding and knowledge about people in work and business inEast Asia today.

Collection
HKU Press Digital Editions
License
All rights reserved
Rights Statement
In Copyright
Publisher
 Hong Kong University Press
Contributor
Thurley, Keith E Nish, Ian Hill Ng, Sek Hong Redding, S. G
Subject
 Industrial management--East Asia.  Industrial relations--East Asia.  Labor--East Asia.
Language
English
Date
1996
Isbn
9622093914
Resource Type
Book
Notes
"A memorial volume for the late Professor Keith Thurley, dedicated to Mrs. Elizabeth Thurley."--P. facing t.p.