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Work, politics and power

an international perspective on workers" control and self-management

by Assef Bayat

  • 151 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAssef Bayat.
The Physical Object
Pagination(256)p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21195795M
ISBN 100862329760, 0862329779

Get this from a library! Work, politics and power: an international perspective on workers' control and self-management. [Assef Bayat]. In my new book, Code Red: How Progressives and Moderates Can Unite to Save Our Country, I argue that dignity should be the central purpose of a new post-Reagan economics and a new post-Trump politics.

  Described as an essential book for understanding the election, What You Should Know About Politics explores each of the issues that led up to the recent election, in turn, striving to make.   The Office Politics Handbook is for business executives, managers, consultants, lawyers, agents, editors, and anyone who wants to become more politically astute, more powerful, and more successful. This is not a book on political game playing; it is for people who hate power games but who know that politics takes place in every organization and want to make sure Author: Jack Godwin.

  Core Themes In Social Work: Power, Poverty, Politics And Values: Power, Poverty, Politics and Values Sheedy, Martin McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Jan 1, - Social Science - pages. Work, politics, and power: an international perspective on workers' control and self-management.


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