Taking a critical perspective, Skill, Training and Human Resource Development focuses on the way people are developed at work; the skills that are encouraged, the way they are controlled and the implications they have for people. It draws on a wide range of research and covers an array of organizational practices.In the 1950s accounts of skill focused on technical knowhow, manual dexterity and spatial awareness. ... Many of the prejudices observed in valuing these new soft skills simply mirror the way women and ethnic minorities with technical skills anbsp;...
|Title||:||Skills, Training and Human Resource Development|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2006-11-22|