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Partnership and the High Performance Workplace

Work and Employment Relations in the Aerospace Industry

Book

Part of the The Future of Work Series book series (TFW)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 1-20
  3. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 21-42
  4. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 43-75
  5. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 76-107
  6. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 108-135
  7. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 136-166
  8. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 167-198
  9. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 199-222
  10. Andy Danford, Mike Richardson, Paul Stewart, Stephanie Tailby, Martin Upchurch
    Pages 223-239
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 240-263

About this book

Introduction

The promotion of workplace partnership in the high performance workplace has become central to policy debates on the 'modernization' of employment relations in British industry. This book provides critical insights into the dynamics of partnership by way of in-depth case studies of employee experience in an under-researched industry noted for its high concentrations of skilled workers and graduates. Drawing on rich interview and questionnaire data, the authors highlight considerable conflicts of interest in the development of partnership that derive from the competitive capitalist environment in which management strategies operate.

Keywords

conflict conflicts development dynamics employment environment management organizational change organizations performance performance management restructuring science and technology strategy trade

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of the West of EnglandUK
  2. 2.Middlesex University Business SchoolUK

About the authors

Author Martin Upchurch: Martin Upchurch is Professor of International Employment Relations at Middlesex University, London.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Partnership and the High Performance Workplace
  • Book Subtitle Work and Employment Relations in the Aerospace Industry
  • Authors Andy Danford
    Mike Richardson
    Paul Stewart
    Stephanie Tailby
    Martin Upchurch
  • Series Title The Future of Work Series
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230501997
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Business & Management Collection Business and Management (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4039-1753-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-349-51345-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-230-50199-7
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 263
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Human Resource Management
    Behavioral/Experimental Economics
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