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The Resource Lifetime disadvantage, discrimination, and the gendered workforce, Susan Bisom-Rapp, Malcolm Sargeant

Lifetime disadvantage, discrimination, and the gendered workforce, Susan Bisom-Rapp, Malcolm Sargeant

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Lifetime disadvantage, discrimination, and the gendered workforce
Title
Lifetime disadvantage, discrimination, and the gendered workforce
Statement of responsibility
Susan Bisom-Rapp, Malcolm Sargeant
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Lifetime Disadvantage, Discrimination and the Gendered Workforce fills a gap in the literature on discrimination and disadvantage suffered by women at work by focusing on the inadequacies of the current law and the need for a new holistic approach. Each stage of the working life cycle for women is examined with a critical consideration of how the law attempts to address the problems that inhibit women's labour force participation. By using their model of lifetime disadvantage the authors show how the law adopts an incremental and disjointed approach to resolving the challenges and argue that a more holistic orientation towards eliminating women's discrimination and disadvantage is required before true gender equality can be achieved. Using the concept of resilience from vulnerability theory, the authors advocate a reconfigured workplace that acknowledges yet transcends gender"--
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Bisom-Rapp, Susan
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sargeant, Malcolm
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  • Sex discrimination in employment
  • Sex discrimination against women
  • Equality before the law
  • Sex discrimination in employment
  • Sex discrimination against women
  • Equality before the law
  • Equality before the law
  • Sex discrimination against women
  • Sex discrimination in employment
Label
Lifetime disadvantage, discrimination, and the gendered workforce, Susan Bisom-Rapp, Malcolm Sargeant
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 242 pages
Isbn
9781107123533
Lccn
2016028939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
YBP Library Services
System control number
(OCoLC)948826382
Label
Lifetime disadvantage, discrimination, and the gendered workforce, Susan Bisom-Rapp, Malcolm Sargeant
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 242 pages
Isbn
9781107123533
Lccn
2016028939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
YBP Library Services
System control number
(OCoLC)948826382

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