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Title Diversity quotas, diverse perspectives : the case of gender / edited by Stefan Gröschl and Junko Takagi.
Published Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Gower Pub., 2012.
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 Floor3  HQ1236 .D58 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xv, 190 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Table of contents -- List of figures -- List of tables -- Contributor biographies -- Preface -- Introduction : gender quotas in management / Junko Takagi and Stefan Gröschl -- Quota systems in different cultural settings -- "The golden skirts" : lessons from Norway about women on corporate boards of directors / Morten Huse -- The feasibility of the dutch quota bill / Mijntje Lückerath-Rovers -- Legislation and voluntarism : two approaches to achieving eeo outcomes for women in New Zealand / Fiona Hurd and Suzette Dyer -- Spain : driving to gender equality / Patricia Gabaldon -- Striving for gender equality in the "new" South Africa : government and legislative initiatives / Stella M Nkomo -- Women in India : their odyssey towards equality / Radha Sharma and Shoma Mukherji -- Conceptual perspectives on quota systems -- Quotas for securing gender justice Marjan Radjavi -- Gender diversity on uk boards : exploring resistance to quotas / Elena Doldor -- The construction of workplace identities for women : some reflections on the impact of female quotas and role models / Junko Takagi and Shora Motteabad -- Down for the count : how meritocratic ideology stigmatizes quotas in the United States and some alternative paths to equity / Maureen Scully -- The gender issue : identity and differences revisited / Lauren Bibard -- Index.
Subject Women's rights.
Reverse discrimination.
Related Names Gröschl, Stefan.
Takagi, Junko, Ph.D.
ISBN 1409436195 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781409436195 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781409436201 (ebook)
1409436209 (ebook)
Standard # 40021346797
OCLC number 778314619