The Realities of Partnership at Work by M. UpchurchThe Realities of Partnership at Work by M. Upchurch

The Realities of Partnership at Work

byM. Upchurch, A. Danford, S. Tailby

Hardcover | November 5, 2008

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This is a definitive study of partnership at work in the UK, with extensive surveys and interviews in organizations from the finance, NHS and local government sectors. The authors challenge conventional assumptions about the mutual interest associated with partnership, and find evidence of work intensification where partnership has been introduced.
MARTIN UPCHURCH is Professor of International Employment Relations at Middlesex University Business School, London, UK where he convenes the Global Work and Employment Project. As well as writing and researching on UK industrial relations he has authored articles on labour related issues in Germany and the former Yugoslavia.ANDY DANFO...
Title:The Realities of Partnership at WorkFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:November 5, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230006973

ISBN - 13:9780230006973


Table of Contents

Partnership at Work
What is Partnership
The High Performance Workplace: Fact or Fiction?
Gambling with Employee Voice in the Finance Sector
Best Value in a Local Authority
Partnership on Prescription in the NHS
Goodbye Blue Sky: Partnership in the UK Aerospace Sector
Whither Partnership?