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The Ubiquity of Positive Measures for Addressing Systemic Discrimination and Inequality: A Comparative Global Perspective


ISBN13: 9789004345980
Published: August 2019
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers
Country of Publication: The Netherlands
Format: Paperback
Price: £67.00



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Positive measures to prevent and remedy discrimination have been adopted in many parts of the world. By comparing the scope and form of such measures in different legal systems, we can gain a better perspective on our own system, and appreciate possible new approaches. This book compares positive anti-discrimination measures in the United States, India, Brazil, South Africa, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union.

Subjects:
Discrimination Law
Contents:
Introduction
Part 1: Positive Measures and Labor/Employment Law
Part 2: Positive Measures in Higher Education
Part 3: Parity Democracy - State Legislative Bodies
Part 4: Positive Measures and Corporate Boards
Part 5: Conclusion - The Global Ubiquity of Positive Measures
Acknowledgements
Bibliography