TITLE

Czechs plan laws to tackle rampant discrimination

AUTHOR(S)
Walsh, Jennie
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
People Management;01/14/99, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans of Vladimir Spidla, minister of Labor and Social Affairs in the Czech Republic, to change the employment laws to outlaw sexist and ageist recruitment advertisements. Examples of discriminatory job advertisements in the Czech press; Views of recruitment experts on the planned legislation; Problem with the gender specificity of the Czech language.
ACCESSION #
1767195

 

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