Human Resource Research Methods by Dipak Kumar BhattacharyyaHuman Resource Research Methods by Dipak Kumar Bhattacharyya

Human Resource Research Methods

byDipak Kumar Bhattacharyya

Paperback | March 15, 2007

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Human Resource Research Methods is a comprehensive textbook that is specially designed to meet the needs of MBA/PGDM students aspiring to specialize in HR research. It is based on the author's over 25 years experience in research and consultancy. The book goes well beyond just generic researchtechniques taught to students under research methodology. The book is divided in thirteen chapters, with necessary detailing in each chapter, focusing on research areas. Among the main topics covered are tools and techniques of HR research such as various statistical, psychometric and mathematicaltools, HR planning research, motivational research, training and development research, performance management research and HR audit research. Besides, factor analysis for HR research, research on organizational culture and development, and six sigma in HR research have also been dealt with indetail. Each chapter is further enriched with general and specific questions, case studies and organization specific issues. With the availability of this book, institutions could make HR Research Methods as a compulsory subject for HR students. The book would be useful to students for their projectwork and dissertation. The book is likely to gain popularity for its discussions on the latest trends in HR research, and India-specific case studies, ample illustrations, and simple and systematic presentation of concepts and principles underlying HR research.
Dipak Kumar Bhattacharyya is a Professor and Head, Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, Kolkata.
Title:Human Resource Research MethodsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 9.45 × 7.28 × 0.98 inPublished:March 15, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195689100

ISBN - 13:9780195689105


Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. HR Research3. Tools and Techniques of HR Research4. Sample HR Research Report5. Human Resource Planning Research6. Compensation Research7. Motivational Research8. Training and Development Research9. Performance Management Research10. Research on Organisational Culture and Development11. HR Audit Research12. Factor Analysis for HR Research13. Six-Sigma in HR Research