ERIC Number: ED198362
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Race and Sex Equality in the Workplace: A Challenge and an Opportunity. Proceedings of a Conference (Hamilton, Ontario, September 28-29, 1979).
Jain, Harish C., Ed.; Carroll, Diane, Ed.
These proceedings contain the addresses and panel and workshop presentations made at the September 1979 Conference on Race and Sex Equality in the Workplace: A Challenge and an Opportunity. (Purpose of the conference was to promote a better understanding of human rights legislation and current equal employment and affirmative action programs and to recommend action-oriented equal employment, compensation, and affirmative action policies.) Three welcoming and four opening addresses are presented first. Nineteen presentations made during three panels and three workshops are then provided. Topics for both the panels and workshops are equal pay, affirmative action, and seniority, promotions, and layoffs. Other conference addresses include (1) Promotions, Layoffs, and Seniority under the Antidiscrimination Laws of the United States, (2) I Recommend an "Industrial Relations" Approach to Race and Sex Equality in the Workplace, and (3) Implications for Policy-Markers, a summary of the conference. (YLB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Labour, Ottawa (Ontario). Women's Bureau.
Identifiers: Canada; Ontario; United States