This is the market-leading text in this course area. It offers instructors current research material, indepth discussion of topics, integration of ... Show synopsis This is the market-leading text in this course area. It offers instructors current research material, indepth discussion of topics, integration of Internet coverage, a modern design, excellent pedagogy and a truly engaging writting style. The authors are viewed as leading authorities in the field of human resource management/compensation. They consult with leading businesses, have won teaching awards, and publish in the leading journals. Milkovich received a career contribution award from World at Work (formerly American Compensation Association) in 2000. The book examines the strategic choices in managing total compensation. The total compensation model introduced in chapter one serves as an integrating framework throughout the book. The authors discuss compensation issues in the context of current theory, research and real-business practices. The authors strive to differentiate between beliefs and facts, and opinions from scholarly research. Adopters tell us that students receive job offers based on the knowledge they get from this book.