Managerial prerogative and the question of control


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In both Marxist and non-Marxist scholarship there has been a remarkable neglect of the managerial control of labour. John Storey's analysis of the modern labour process shows that managerial control is in fact more precarious than has been so far recorded. This book, first published in 1983, reassesses the Braverman theory of the inexorable degradation of work, and demonstrates the need to go beyond not only Braverman but also most of the ensuing attempts to complement or repair his underlying thesis. The book will be of ...

Managerial Prerogative and the Question of Control 2014, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138822573


Managerial Prerogative and the Question of Control 1983, Routledge & Kegan Paul Books

ISBN-13: 9780710092038

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