For undergraduate or graduate level human resource management courses. A "non-functional" approach that shows the relevance of HR topics to all employees. Managing Human Resources prepares all future managers with a business understanding of human resource management skills. The "non-functional" HR approach used in this text also makes human resources relevant to anyone who has to deal with HR issues, even those who do not hold the title of manager. All materials have been thoroughly updated in this edition including more than 800 new references.