Lobalisation, Flexibility and New Work Management Practices.

Essay question (Why is aflexibilitya key for firms in the contemporary economy, how is it achieved and what are the consequences for workers?.
you need to answer this question above and make sure that you answer the question properly as this is a final year work , also there are a key reading that MUST BE USED on the paper( please see the above referencing) also there are an additional reading to use as well. I have also uploaded you the lecture slide in order to help you understand the topic more please check the attach file. I would appreciate it if you can work hard on my paper and help me to achieve a high mark on this paper. Thanks

Referencing Requirements:
KEY READING ( must be used )
Castells, M. (2000) The rise of the network society, Blackwell Chp3 a The Network Enterprise (pages 163-216).

Additional Reading
Bauman, Z (1998) Work, Consumerism and the new poor, OUP CHP2
Baldry et al (2007) The Meaning of work in the New Economy, Palgrave
Beck, U. (2000) The Brave New World Of Work, Polity
Bell, D (1973) The coming of Post-industrial Society, Basic Books
Bibby, A (1995) Teleworking, 13 journeys to the future of work, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.
Brown, R (1997) The Changing Shape Of Work, Macmillan, Chp1,2,4,5
Castells, M (2000) The Network Society, Macmillan, CHP 4
Doogan, K. (2009) New Capitalism?, Polity.
Edgell, S. (2005) The Sociology of Work, Sage. Chp 5 and 6
Felstead, A and Jewson, N (2000) In work at Home Routledge,
Felstead, A and Jewson, N (1999) Global Trends in Flexible Labour, Macmillan
Grint, K. (1998) The Sociology of Work, Polity Press.
Harvey, D. (1990) The condition of Postmodernity, Blackwell, CHP 7-11 (very good for comparison fordist a post fordist)
Kumar, K (1995) From post industrial to post modern, Blackwell chp 4.
Lee, M (2000) The Consumer Society Reader, Blackwell CHP 4
Morgan, G. (1997) Images of Organisations, Sage.
Strangleman, T. (2007) Nostalgia for Permanence at Work? The end of Work and its commentators The Sociological Review Vol 55 issue 1 (81-1003)
Sennett, R, (1998) The Corrosion of Character: The personal Consequences of Work in the New capitalism, Norton
Thompson, P. and Warhurst, C. (1998) Workplaces of the Future, Macmillan
Wood, S ed. (1989) The transformation of Work, Routledge. Chp4 (on International Division of Labour)
Watson, T.J. (2003) Sociology, Work and Industry, Routledge. Chps 3 + 6
Webster,F (1995) Theories of The information Society, Routledge CHP 1,2,3,5
you can also use Journals as well as Websites.

please check this link below its an impotent information that can help you to get more information please check .
Current/SociolWorkOrgs_DN/Castells2e_Chap3.pdf.