Julie Beardwell, Amanda Thompson
Pearson Education UK; 8th edition (July 18; 2017)
This highly engaging; bestselling PDF textbook; “Human Resource Management: A Contemporary Approach (8th Edition)” offers a comprehensive examination of contemporary human resource management debates and issues. Aimed at graduate; undergraduate; postgraduate and MBA students; this title provides an authoritative source for students of CIPD Advanced qualifications. Beardwell & Thompson’s textbook offers a critical; social-science focused approach to HRM which caters for the students studying HRM at the higher level of undergraduate as well as being suited to those on MBA and postgraduate courses. This etextbook has a specialised International HRM section; which gives it a competitive edge over others; and makes it suitable for a wider range of courses. It is also mapped closely to the relevant CIPD modules; and is edited and authored by academics who are heavily involved with the CIPD.