Cases and Materials on Employment Law by Richard PainterCases and Materials on Employment Law by Richard Painter

Cases and Materials on Employment Law

byRichard Painter, Ann Holmes

Paperback | August 30, 2015

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Cases and Materials on Employment Law is the complete reference resource for students of employment law. The most current sourcebook on the market, the 10th edition offers a wealth of well-chosen case law and stimulating extracts and materials to explain employment law in a contextualized and thought-provoking manner.Discerning author notes and questions accompany each extract, providing valuable additional detail to further students' understanding and encourage them to engage critically with the material.Online Resource Centre:This book is also accompanied by a free online resource centre ( which includes an additional material on family rights, an extra chapter on health and safety at work as well as updates to the law and useful weblinks.
Richard W. Painter is Emeritus Professor of Law, Staffordshire University and Senior Teaching Fellow in Employment Law at Keele University. Ann E. M. Holmes is Emeritus Professor of Law, formerly Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the of University of Wolverhampton.
Title:Cases and Materials on Employment LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:784 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 1.4 inPublished:August 30, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199679096

ISBN - 13:9780199679096

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to employment law2. Defining the contract of employment and its continuity3. Constructing the contract of employment4. Equality law (1): equal pay5. Equality law (2): discrimination in the workplace - sex and race6. Equality law (3): other forms of discrimination7. Terminating the contract8. Unfair dismissal9. Redundancy10. Trade unions and their members11. Industrial conflict (1)12. Industrial conflict (2)

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"An excellent text in all respects." --Karen Davies, Senior Lecturer, Swansea University