TITLE

US affirmative action hangs in the balance

AUTHOR(S)
Welch, Jilly
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
People Management;9/25/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 19, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the legality of positive discrimination in employment in the United States. Impact of the affirmative action case involving two teachers in New Jersey on the debate on the legality of the action; Goal of positive discrimination law to correct racial imbalances in the workplace; Impact of the possible view of the US Supreme Court on the case on Great Britain's treatment of its similar policies.
ACCESSION #
9711232361

 

Related Articles

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;01/26/95, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p14 

    Focuses on equal opportunities in employment in Great Britain. Raised pension age for women; Sex discrimination claim faced by the Britannic Assurance; Concerns about the cost of compliance for disability bill.

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;02/09/95, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p10 

    Provides cases in Great Britain where employees are given equal opportunities in work. Racial equality standards of Commission for Racial Equity; Payment settlement of Bayer company to dismissed employee; Government unit partnering with Opportunity 2000; Labor Party strategy on childcare;...

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;03/09/95, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p10 

    Discusses issues regarding equal employment opportunities in Great Britain. Effort of the Benefits Agency to increase the number of women in senior management; Findings of the survey carried out for the National Health Service (NHS) Women's Unit on salary differences between male and female...

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;05/18/95, Vol. 1 Issue 10, p11 

    Features news on equal employment opportunity in Britain. Launching of a book from the Commission for Racial Equality; Claims for damages by Usama Tariq, an applicant for junior's post against Halifax textile; Labour Research Department's survey on part-time and temporary working; Report from...

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;07/27/95, Vol. 1 Issue 15, p9 

    Discusses several topics in relation with equal employment opportunities in Great Britain. Government voucher scheme for nursery; Regulations for part-time workers and full-timers equal rights.

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;07/27/95, Vol. 1 Issue 15, p9 

    Discusses several topics in relation with equal employment opportunities in Great Britain. Government voucher scheme for nursery; Regulations for part-time workers and full-timers equal rights.

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;9/7/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p12 

    Discusses several topics in relation with equal employment opportunities. Sexual harassment complaint against Home Office; Difficulty working for a women boss by senior managers in West Midlands; Claim of female accountants that they are being overlooked for promotion.

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;10/05/95, Vol. 1 Issue 20, p9 

    Presents news which concern equal opportunities of people in Great Britain. Launching of a guide to help people to take sex discrimination cases to industrial tribunals without lawyers; Amount that will be awarded to a lecturer who won his race discrimination case; Findings on employers that...

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;11/16/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p8 

    Discusses several topics in relation with equal employment opportunities in Great Britain. Study of ethnic minority health professionals; Race campaign launched by a group of employers; Growth in female employment in some British regions.

  • Equal opportunities.  // People Management;12/21/95, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p11 

    Presents various reports on the business enterprises focusing on equal opportunities of employees. Pressing of the Commission for Racial Equality to Investors in People to give a higher priority to equality aims in its standard for companies; Compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) facing sexism...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics