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Managing Human Resources, 8th edition

  • Luis R. Gomez-Mejia
  • David B. Balkin
  • Robert L. Cardy

Published by Pearson (July 20th 2019) - Copyright © 2016

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ISBN-13: 9780133048599

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For undergraduate or graduate level human resource management courses.


Prepare future managers with an understanding of HR skills.

Managing Human Resources gives future managers a solid business understanding of human resource management skills. The approach used in this text makes human resources relevant to anyone who has to deal with HR issues in the workplace, even those who do not hold the title of manager. The Eighth Edition is updated to include new introductory vignettes, new case studies, and a focus on emerging trends in HR. 

Table of contents

PART I: Introduction

1. Meeting Present and Emerging Strategic Human Resource Challenges

PART II: The Contexts of Human Resource Management

2. Managing Work Flows and Conducting Job Analysis

3. Understanding Equal Opportunity and the Legal Environment

4. Managing Diversity

PART III: Staffing

5. Recruiting and Selecting Employees

6. Managing Employee Separations, Downsizing,and Outplacement

PART IV: Employee Development

7. Appraising and Managing Performance

8. Training the Workforce

9. Developing Careers

PART V: Compensation

10. Managing Compensation

11. Rewarding Performance

12. Designing and Administering Benefits

PART VI: Governance

13. Developing Employee Relations

14. Respecting Employee Rights and Managing Discipline

15. Working with Organized Labor

16. Managing Workplace Safety and Health

17. International HRM Challenge

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