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- Hands off! McGarvey, Robert // Entrepreneur;Sep98, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p85
Focuses on how decisions on sexual harassment in the United States Supreme Court in 1998 affect small business owners. How a company can be held legally responsible for sexual harassment; Comments from Ansis Viksnins, an employment lawyer with Lindquist and Vennum in Minneapolis; Actions which...
- Men and women in the workplace. Dorgan III, William J. // Modern Machine Shop;Jul97, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p118
Enumerates strategies for promoting positive gender relations in the workplace. Recognition that women employees made significant contributions to work; Avoidance of conflicts by understanding the communication differences between men and women.
- No glass ceilings for women. // Middle East;Mar99, Issue 288, Tunisia p20
Highlights the lack of distinction between the legal and professional rights of men and women in predominantly Muslim Tunisia. Percentage of women comprising the working population; Uniqueness of the status of Tunisian women in the African region; Role of the Centre for Research Documentation...
- Women as Managers: A Research Symposium. Larwood, Laurie; Lockheed, Marlaine // Sex Roles;Oct79, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p557
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Stephen M. Brown on the leadership skills of women in management research and another by Diana Robertson on the role of women in business schools.
- Comparable worth: Persuade women first. Bozzi, Vincent // Psychology Today;May86, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p16
The article presents information regarding a study conducted by psychologists Brenda Major and Blythe Forcey, which says that women have to believe in themselves if they want equity at workplace.
- India: Redefinition of sexual harassment. Codd, Val; Myers-Spiers, Rebecca // Off Our Backs;Jul99, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p4
Reports on the Supreme Court of India's enlargement of the definition of sexual harassment in the workplace beyond physical contact.
- How far is too far? Dykinga, Margaret S. // Management Quarterly;Spring95, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p18
Discusses sexual harassment in the workplace with particular reference to cooperatives. Legal definition of sexual harassment; Examples of sexual harassment behavior; Preventive measures that cooperatives can do; Steps a victim can undertake.
- Managers' conflict management style and leadership effectiveness: The moderating effects of gender. Korabik, Karen; Baril, Galen L. // Sex Roles;Sep93, Vol. 29 Issue 5/6, p405
Examines gender differences in global self-reported conflict management styles. Behaviors displayed and outcomes attained by group leaders during a simulated conflict episode; Evaluation of leaders' behavior by their subordinates; Gender differences.
- Women's work reconsidered: Gender and wage differentiation in late medieval England. Bardsley, Sandy // Past & Present;Nov99, Vol. 165 Issue 1, p3
Examines the role of gender in determining wage differentiation of women workers in the late medieval England. Influence of wages on the diversity of labor force; Discussion on equal wages between male and female workers; Correlation between harvest labor force of East Yorkshire and the gender...