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Workplace equality

international perspectives on legislation, policy, and practice

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Kluwer Law International in The Hague, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation,
  • Discrimination in employment -- Government policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Carol Agocs.
    SeriesLibrary of public policy and public administration ;, v. 7
    ContributionsAgócs, Carol.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK1770 .W67 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3562665M
    ISBN 109041118438
    LC Control Number2002030068

    Equality and diversity in the workplace is a sensitive issue but one which must be taken seriously. Treating employees fairly regardless of their age, gender, race and other characteristics is central to business ethics and effective people management. Preventing discrimination. Books on Inequality. Want to delve deeper into the issues inequality raises? We offer this survey of important reads both classic and contemporary.

    This book provides a new model of workplace equality based on capabilities theory. This approach identifies actions which organizations can take to evaluate and improve the ways in which they support equality for all their members and also helps ensure that individuals feel they are being treated : Nelarine Cornelius.   Later that year, women at Time Inc. followed suit; soon after, so did women at Reader’s Digest and The New York Times. The passage of Title VII, in the Civil Rights Act of , had made it.

    In book: Engaging Men in Building Gender Equality, Chapter: Men and Gender Equality, Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Press, Editors: M. Flood, pp funding for gender equality work with women. Equality is the fair treatment of people regardless of their gender, race, disability, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or age. At school or in the workplace, equality means making sure people are given equal opportunities, equal pay and are accepted for their differences.


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Ruchika's book is an essential read for anyone interested in leadership and management. By presenting the lack of diversity in the workplace as an economic issue rather than a moral one, Ruchika manages to highlight the potential for champions of gender equality to promote growth and savings within their companies/5(41).

Promoting equality for all employees should be a core focus for any business, with wide-ranging benefits for the company and employees.

The simplest path is an equality and diversity policy, backed up by practical measures to promote it. Promoting equality in the workplace is a. How Workplaces — Not Women — Need to Change to Improve Equality. Listen to Michelle King, the author of the book The Fix: Overcome the Invisible Barriers That Are Holding Women Back at Work, as she identifies real obstacles and shares how leaders can create a culture of equality at work.

The walk is just one example of how we are encouraging our employees to bring their authentic self to work and supporting them with employee resource groups,” says Molly Ford, the director of Salesforce’s office of equality.

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In order to make the plantations work you had to separate the slave labour from the rest of humanity, categorise it and control it to make it work.

One of the most telling things in the book is that James describes the way in which the plantation owners would categorise the slaves. This book seeks to challenge the assumption that professional life and care-giving are antithetical, arguing that this has served to maintain longstanding gender imbalances in the realm of work.

To mark the occasion, LSE Review of Books recommends 10 other must-read books on gender and the workplace. Only through understanding the process can organizations begin their journey to establishing a truly equitable workplace. Equity And Equality’s Relationship To Diversity And Inclusion.

The book provides research rationales as to why responsible organizations must address the issue of gender equality in the workplace. It also presents case studies, action research and examples of good practices, describing how businesses and organizations are working to promote gender equality in various contexts.

Equality & Diversity in the Workplace. Equality and diversity are distinct but related concepts. Equality in the workplace simply means that all employees are treated equally and none are discriminated against.

Diversity in the workplace means that the company actively welcomes people from a variety of backgrounds. ‘From Here to Equality’ Review: The Work of Atonement The case for reparations is not convincing, but it is predicated on the acknowledgment that liberal social policies have not worked.

Read these 10 books recommended by D&I consultant Matthew Yazzie and you'll be on your way to deeper appreciation for equality and inclusion in the workplace, in the world. Workplace gender equality is achieved when people are able to access and enjoy the same rewards, resources and opportunities regardless of gender.

Australia, along with many countries worldwide, has made significant progress towards gender equality in recent decades, particularly in education, health and female workforce participation. Workplace equality is a mission I focus on in my own organization.

With only 29 percent of women in senior management positions globally, it’s an issue that can’t be ignored. Attorney Raymond F.

Gregory addresses the millions of women who think they might be facing sexual discrimination and explains federal measures enacted to assist workers in contesting unlawful employer conduct. He presents actual court cases to demonstrate the ways that women have challenged their employers.

The cases illustrate legal principles in real-life experiences. In both Japan and the United States, public policy is an important part of increasing gender equality in the workplace and at home, but not all of it.

As a society, we need to continue to encourage people to go beyond stereotypes and recognize the contributions that each individual, male or female, can make to the workplace and to relationships. diversity and equality is a key component of human resource department in the workplace.

The change in diversity of workforce because of demographic changes like women in the workplace. Women and Equality in the Workplace: A Reference Handbook is an expert overview of the issues of gender equity in the workplace as they have evolved from World War II to the present.

Focusing primarily on the United States, while drawing broad contrasts with nations around the world, the book describes the practical impact of laws and social Cited by: 5. Drawing on data from a Europe wide project, together with existing data on equality and diversity initiatives, this book explores the work of trade unions in supporting equality and anti-discrimination policies across Europe and, in particular, the processes and collaborations involved in incorporating equality and diversity policies into trade union : Anna Paraskevopoulou, Sonia McKay.

For HR, building a workplace culture of inclusivity and equality is a worthy goal—but as Namely’s latest Workplace Diversity Report reveals, the goal is a lofty one.

In our Workplace Diversity Reportexpert analysts poured over data from overemployees. #7 - Don’t work for companies that aren’t diverse It’s Barring a few extreme anomalies, there’s simply no reason for companies of any significant size to not be diverse.in regard to gender equality and the empowerment of women”.

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