This text provides an analysis of the ten most important themes in European HRM. It is an unrivalled text which provides a thematic approach with three distinctive country examples in each chapter. Managing Human Resources in Europe is characterized by a critical approach and special attention is given to dilemmas, controversies, paradoxes and problems in the field. A unique chapter is included that provides a perspective of Europe seen from abroad, incorporating all the themes of the book. Each chapter is written by leading authorities from around Europe. This text is essential reading for all those studying or working in HRM in Europe allowing an exciting synthesis of theory and practice, illustrated with living case studies.
Henrik Holt Larsen is Professor in Human Resource Management at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.
Wolfgang Mayrhofer is Professor of Organisational Behaviour and Management at Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Austria.