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Title: Introduction
Authors: Rodgers, Lisa
First Published: 31-Mar-2016
Publisher: Edward Elgar
Citation: Rodgers, L, Introduction, 'Labour Law, Vulnerability and the Regulation of Precarious Work', Edward Elgar, 2016, pp. 1-11
Abstract: [First paragraph] The shifting nature of employment practice towards the use of more precarious work forms has caused a crisis in classical labour law and engendered a new wave of regulation. This timely book deftly uses this crisis as an opportunity to explore the notion of precariousness or vulnerability in employment relationships. Its logical structure situates vulnerability in its developmental context before moving on to examine the goals of the regulation of labour law for vulnerability, its current status in the law and case studies of vulnerability such as temporary agency...
DOI Link: 10.4337/9781784715755.00007
ISBN: 978 1 78471 574 8
Version: Post-print
Status: Peer-reviewed
Type: Chapter
Rights: Copyright © 2016, Edward Elgar Publishing. All rights reserved. This draft chapter/article that has been published by Edward Elgar Publishing in Labour Law, Vulnerability and the Regulation of Precarious Work by Lisa Rodgers, published in 2016.
Description: The file associated with this record is under a 6-month embargo from publication in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy. The full text may be available through the publisher links provided above.
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