Unlimited Free Access to Unscripted Voices of 21st Century Workers “On the Front Line”

[We're pleased to welcome Paul Brook, one of the editors of Work, employment, society. All 10 articles in the On the Front Line (OTFL) collection are being made permanently free as part of Work, employment and society’s wider commitment to public sociology.] These powerful testimonies of employees’ accounts of their working lives form a series … Continue reading Unlimited Free Access to Unscripted Voices of 21st Century Workers “On the Front Line”

Book Review: Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work

Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work. By Jeffrey Hilgert . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press/ILR Press, 2013. 224 pp. ISBN 978-0-8014-5189-8, $45 (Cloth). Read the review by Guy Mundlak of Tel Aviv University from the January 2015 issue of ILR Review. “Workplace health and safety has now become … Continue reading Book Review: Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work