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Published: 05 January 2012

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780199591404

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Managing Equality and Diversity

Theory and Practice

Savita Kumra and Simonetta Manfredi
Lucy Vickers

  • Real-life case studies are incorporated extensively throughout the text, underpinned by a strong academic foundation and linked by signposts across chapters enabling students to understand both the theory and practice of the subject.
  • Each chapter considers the theoretical, conceptual and policy related issues in the areas of Ethnicity, Gender, Disability, Work-Life balance, Sexual Orientation and Transgender, Religion or Belief and Age with a focus on organisational implementation giving students a well-rounded and comprehensive appreciation of the subject area.
  • The wide range of pedagogic features, including real-life organisational case studies, debates on topical issues and other student activities bring the reality of managing equality and diversity in the workplace to life and appeals to diverse learning styles.
  • An Online Resource Centre allows access to a wealth of supplementary tools for both students and registered lecturers including policy updates, changes in the law and an RSS feed of up-to-date and relevant material from newspapers and journals.

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