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05 July 2012

616 Pages | 9 illus.

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199604890

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Employment Law

An Introduction

Third Edition

Stephen Taylor and Astra Emir

  • An accessible and engaging text written specifically for business students by experts in the field of employment law.
  • The wide range of topics covered closely reflects the content of Employment Law modules for non-lawyers and ensures students grasp the fundamentals of the subject.
  • The seven part structure of the text guides students through essential examples of employment law theory and practice. With chapters on employment tribunals and preparing and presenting a case, the text encourages critical thinking and provides students with key skills that can be transferred to the workplace.
  • Debates about the law in every chapter encourage students' engagement with the subject and foster greater critical understanding.
  • Extensive pedagogical features and a regularly updated Online Resource Centre consolidate and enhance students' grasp of the key subject areas.
  • Fully updated and revised section on discrimination law, incorporating legislative changes introduced by the Equality Act 2010.
  • Increased coverage of immigration law, including a new section on Agency Workers Regulations 2011.
  • Changes in employment law are integrated throughout the book, including new developments on dismissal law, working-time and age discrimination.
  • The new edition fully reflects the political and economic developments of the credit crunch, current financial crisis and coalition government.
  • Up-to-date case studies incorporated into every chapter.

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