'The Thought of Work': a presentation by Professor John Budd, University of Minnesota on his recent book
Professor John Budd
17th Feb 2012 12:30pm The Darlington Centre, University of Sydney
Professor John Budd, University of Minnesota, will visit the WWRG in February 2012 and present a seminar on his very recent book: 'The Thought of Work' an erudite and engaging interdisciplinary synthesis of ten meanings of work that shows the centrality of work in our lives, identity politics, and society.
John W. Budd is the Industrial Relations Land Grant Chair and Director of the Center for Human Resources and Labor Studies at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of 'Employment with a Human Face: Balancing Efficiency, Equity, and Voice', and 'Labor Relations: Striking a Balance', and coauthor of 'Invisible Hands, Invisible Objectives: Bringing Workplace Law and Public Policy into Focus'.