Contemporary Developments in Green Human Resource Management Research: Towards Sustainability in Action?

1st Edition

Douglas W.S. Renwick

Published January 22, 2018
Reference - 220 Pages
ISBN 9781138782853 - CAT# Y167577
Series: Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

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This book examines a new topic in Human Resource Management (HRM), green – or environmental – HRM, analysing the role humans play in environmental management at work and environmental behaviours at workplaces around the world.

The book begins with a focus on negative workplace green behaviours (e.g. toxic chemical leaks, air pollution, contaminated waste etc.), and what such environmental problems mean for workers, managers and society as a whole.

This book outlines relevant, underpinning academic theory and research literature on how HRM is ‘going green’, and details real-life organisational examples derived from original and secondary empirical research to illuminate the implications of adopting Green HRM practices for relevant stakeholders. In doing so, the book offers a new, academic contribution to both the HRM and environmental management literatures.

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