search for books and compare prices
discrimination employment united states matches 14 work(s)
displaying 1 to 14 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9780226400761 Cover for 9780195382587 Cover for 9780190229214 Cover for 9780441117116 Cover for 9780833088031 Cover for 9780737768930 Cover for 9780737768923 Cover for 9780814717073 Cover for 9780814717080 Cover for 9781620325803 Cover for 9780691159966 Cover for 9780765631022 Cover for 9780765631039 Cover for 9780844772448 Cover for 9780201165845 Cover for 9781594035821 Cover for 9780871548344 Cover for 9781438436753 Cover for 9781438436746 Cover for 9781451599367 Cover for 9780201165845
Product Description: Since the passage of the Civil Rights Act, virtually all companies have antidiscrimination policies in place. Although these policies represent some progress, women and minorities remain underrepresented within the workplace as a whole and even more so when you look at high-level positions...read more

Hardcover:

9780226400624 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 11, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Since the passage of the Civil Rights Act, virtually all companies have antidiscrimination policies in place.

Paperback:

9780226400761 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, November 11, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Since the passage of the Civil Rights Act, virtually all companies have antidiscrimination policies in place.

cover image for 9780190229214
Product Description: What does it mean to "act black" or "act white"? Is race merely a matter of phenotype, or does it come from the inflection of a person's speech, the clothes in her closet, how she chooses to spend her time and with whom she chooses to spend it? What does it mean to be "really" black, and who gets to make that judgment?In Acting White?, leading scholars of race and the law Devon Carbado and Mitu Gulati argue that, in spite of decades of racial progress and the pervasiveness of multicultural rhetoric, racial judgments are often based not just on skin color, but on how a person conforms to behavior stereotypically associated with a certain race...read more

Hardcover:

9780195382587, titled "Acting White?: Rethinking Race in "Post-Racial" America" | Oxford Univ Pr, March 19, 2013, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: What does it mean to "act black" or "act white"?

Paperback:

9780190229214, titled "Acting White?: Rethinking Race in "Post-Racial" America" | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2015), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: What does it mean to "act black" or "act white"?

cover image for 9780833088031

Paperback:

9780833088031 | Rand Corp, March 5, 2015, cover price $22.50
9780441117116, titled "Contrariwise" | Ace Books, March 1, 1989, cover price $3.95 | also contains Contrariwise

cover image for 9780737768923
Product Description: The Current Controversies series examines today's most important social and political issues; each volume presents a diverse selection of primary and secondary sources representing all sides of the debate in question.; This title explores issues related to the wage gap, including: problems with the wage gap between men and women; the wage gap as a rich and poor problem; the wage gap among races; is education key to reducing the wage gap...read more
By Noel Merino (editor)

Paperback:

9780737768930 | Greenhaven Pr, June 6, 2014, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The Current Controversies series examines today's most important social and political issues; each volume presents a diverse selection of primary and secondary sources representing all sides of the debate in question.

Library:

9780737768923 | Greenhaven Pr, June 6, 2014, cover price $46.40 | About this edition: The Current Controversies series examines today's most important social and political issues; each volume presents a diverse selection of primary and secondary sources representing all sides of the debate in question.

cover image for 9780814717073
Product Description: Are the unemployed more likely to commit crimes? Does having a job make one less likely to commit a crime? Criminologists have found that individuals who are marginalized from the labor market are more likely to commit crimes, and communities with more members who are marginal to the labor market have higher rates of crime...read more

Hardcover:

9780814717073 | New York Univ Pr, May 2, 2014, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: Are the unemployed more likely to commit crimes?

Paperback:

9780814717080 | New York Univ Pr, May 2, 2014, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Are the unemployed more likely to commit crimes?

cover image for 9781620325803
Product Description: In December 2012, the U.S. Department of Labor classified 12.2 million persons as officially unemployed. But that's only the tip of the iceberg. Almost 8 million folks were working part time involuntarily and another 6.8 million had simply stopped looking for work...read more

Paperback:

9781620325803 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 18, 2014, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In December 2012, the U.

cover image for 9780765631022
Product Description: This book tackles the challenges that women face in the workplace generally and in the public sector particularly. While Women and Public Service spends time identifying and describing the problems that women faced in the past, it pays special attention to identifying possible remedies to these problems, and also surveys progress made in recent decades...read more

Hardcover:

9780765631022 | M E Sharpe Inc, August 15, 2013, cover price $158.00 | About this edition: This book tackles the challenges that women face in the workplace generally and in the public sector particularly.

Paperback:

9780765631039 | M E Sharpe Inc, August 15, 2013, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This book tackles the challenges that women face in the workplace generally and in the public sector particularly.

cover image for 9780844772448
Product Description: The Declining Importance of Race and Gender in the Labor Market provides historical background on employment discrimination and wage discrepancies in the United States and on government efforts to address employment discrimination...read more

Hardcover:

9780844772448 | Aei Pr, December 13, 2012, cover price $77.00 | About this edition: The Declining Importance of Race and Gender in the Labor Market provides historical background on employment discrimination and wage discrepancies in the United States and on government efforts to address employment discrimination.

cover image for 9781594035821
Product Description: Racial preference policies first came on the national scene as a response to black poverty and alienation in America as dramatically revealed in the destructive urban riots of the late 1960s. From the start, however, preference policies were controversial and were greeted by many, including many who had fought the good fight against segregation and Jim Crow to further a color-blind justice, with a sense of outrage and deep betrayal...read more

Hardcover:

9781594035821 | Encounter Books, November 20, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Racial preference policies first came on the national scene as a response to black poverty and alienation in America as dramatically revealed in the destructive urban riots of the late 1960s.
9780201165845, titled "Hagamos Camimos: Navegamos Student Reader" | Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1985, cover price $26.33 | also contains Hagamos Camimos: Navegamos Student Reader

cover image for 9780871548344
Product Description: Enacted nearly fifty years ago, the Civil Rights Act codified a new vision for American society by formally ending segregation and banning race and gender discrimination in the workplace. But how much change did the legislation actually produce? As employers responded to the law, did new and more subtle forms of inequality emerge in the workplace? In an insightful analysis that combines history with a rigorous empirical analysis of newly available data, Documenting Desegregation offers the most comprehensive account to date of what has happened to equal opportunity in America—and what needs to be done in order to achieve a truly integrated workforce...read more

Paperback:

9780871548344 | Russell Sage Foundation, September 1, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Enacted nearly fifty years ago, the Civil Rights Act codified a new vision for American society by formally ending segregation and banning race and gender discrimination in the workplace.

cover image for 9781438436753
Product Description: The complex and changing state of policy protections for transgender communities practically requires trans people to become legal experts just to navigate their everyday lives. It also simultaneously offers a window of opportunity for legal advocates to shape new laws and policies based on the lived experiences of trans people...read more

Hardcover:

9781438436753 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 2011, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The complex and changing state of policy protections for transgender communities practically requires trans people to become legal experts just to navigate their everyday lives.

Paperback:

9781438436746 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Brings together the workplace experiences of transgender people with an assessment of current policy protections.

cover image for 9781451599367
Product Description: A poor boy of diverse heritage from the hills of rural Jamaica embarks on a journey through university in America, marriage, professional training in Italy and subsequent assignment as a manufacturing executive with a multi-national Fortune 500 American Corporation...read more

Paperback:

9781451599367 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 3, 2010, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A poor boy of diverse heritage from the hills of rural Jamaica embarks on a journey through university in America, marriage, professional training in Italy and subsequent assignment as a manufacturing executive with a multi-national Fortune 500 American Corporation.

displaying 1 to 14 | at end