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Overview page. Subjects: Law — Public Health and Epidemiology.

Gender bias in society, manifesting in disadvantage experienced by women in recruitment; employment advancement; pay; education; provision of goods and services such as credit,...

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sex discrimination

Jonathan Law and Elizabeth A. Martin.

in A Dictionary of Law

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 296 words.

Discrimination on the ground of sex as defined in the *Equality Act 2010 and previously in the Sex Discrimination

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Sex discrimination

Stephen Taylor and Astra Emir.

in Employment Law

April 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law. 6277 words.

This chapter deals with sex discrimination law under the Equality Act. It discusses the historical and legal background of sex discrimination law, protected characteristics, and prohibited...

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sex discrimination

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Law

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 178 words.

Discrimination on the ground of sex under the *Equality Act 2010 The Act makes it unlawful to discriminate because

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sex discrimination

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Law

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 178 words.

Discrimination on the ground of sex under the *Equality Act 2010 The Act makes it unlawful to discriminate because

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Pregnancy and sex discrimination

S Honeyball.

in Industrial Law Journal

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Employment and Labour Law. 0 words.

In the absence of specific protection against pregnancy discrimination, the sex discrimination head of claim has been widely used, although perhaps not the marital status ground to its full...

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Sex Discrimination Law

Nigel Foster Frsa.

in Foster on EU Law

July 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: EU Law. 21777 words.

This chapter discusses EU sex discrimination law. It covers the general principle of equality in EU Law; Article 18 TFEU; the reasons for the original inclusion of sex discrimination...

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When is Pregnancy Discrimination Indirect Sex Discrimination?

ROBERT WINTEMUTE.

in Industrial Law Journal

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Employment and Labour Law. 0 words.

The 1990 Dekker judgment of the European Court of Justice is often interpreted as establishing that no comparison between a woman and a man is required to demonstrate the existence of...

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The Sex Discrimination Argument, and Objections

in The Gay Rights Question in Contemporary American Law

July 2002; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 8089 words.

The sex discrimination argument has usually been rejected by the courts, but this does not distinguish it from any other argument that has been made on behalf of gays. The rule of law is...

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Sex Discrimination and Equality Law

Nigel Foster.

in Concentrate Questions and Answers EU Law

August 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: EU Law. 8764 words.

The Concentrate Questions and Answers series offer the best preparation for tackling exam questions. Each book includes typical questions, bullet-pointed answer plans and suggested answers,...

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Sex Discrimination and Equality Law

Nigel Foster.

in Concentrate Questions and Answers EU Law

August 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: EU Law. 8854 words.

The Concentrate Questions and Answers series offer the best preparation for tackling exam questions. Each book includes typical questions, bullet-pointed answer plans and suggested answers,...

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Justification in Direct Sex Discrimination Law: Taboo Upheld

Tess Gill and Karon Monaghan.

in Industrial Law Journal

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Employment and Labour Law. 0 words.

John Bowers and Elena Moran advocate that there should be a general justification defence for direct sex discrimination ((2002) 32 ILJ 307). This article takes issue with that proposition....

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Sex Discrimination in Restaurant Hiring: An Audit Study

David Neumark, Roy J. Bank and Kyle D. Van Nort.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

August 1996; p ublished online August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics. 0 words.

In an audit study of sex discrimination in hiring, comparably matched pairs of men and women applied for jobs as waiters and waitresses at restaurants in Philadelphia. In high-price...

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Race, Sex, and Religious Discrimination in International Law<sup>*</sup>

Jack Greenberg.

in Human Rights in International Law

June 1986; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 15266 words.

This chapter deals with the prohibition of discrimination on grounds of race, sex, or religion. These subjects of discrimination have been selected because the international community has...

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Sex and Race Discrimination in Personnel Decisions

Laura M. Graves and Gary N. Powell.

in The Oxford Handbook of Personnel Psychology

October 2008; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Human Resource Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 11521 words.

This article focuses on the role of personnel decision-making processes within organizations in perpetuating the disadvantaged status of women and people of color. Personnel decisions,...

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Adverse Child Sex Ratios and Gender Discrimination

Mary E. John.

in India's Children

March 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 6964 words.

The population Census 2011 re-alerted the problem of declining child sex ratio (or CSR, measuring those in the 0–6 year range) which dropped from 927 in 2001 to an all-time low of 914 in...

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Part 3 Trends in Decision and Conditioning Factors: Claims Relating to Respect, Ten The Outlawing of Sex-Based Discrimination

Myres S. McDougal, Harold D. Lasswell and Lung-chu Chen.

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 41 pages. 19413 words.

This chapter focuses on the concern of the larger global community for outlawing sex-based discrimination. It begins with a factual background on discriminations based upon sex, which...

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sex discrimination

Overview page. Subjects: Law — Public Health and Epidemiology.

Gender bias in society, manifesting in disadvantage experienced by women in recruitment; employment advancement; pay; education; provision of goods and services such as credit,...

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sex discrimination

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 4 words.

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sex discrimination

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 4 words.

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sex discrimination

Gabriele Griffin.

in A Dictionary of Gender Studies

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 89 words.

Treating people differently from others on the basis of their sex. Wage differences between women and men who do the

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