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Ageism in work and employment

Author: Ian Glover; Mohamed Branine
Publisher: Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2001.
Series: Stirling management series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays on the the subject of ageism in work and employment addresses various topics within this issue including the problem and its causes; the experience and practice of age  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Glover; Mohamed Branine
ISBN: 1840141492 9781840141498
OCLC Number: 45487982
Notes: Papers presented at a conference on ageism in July 1996.
Description: xviii, 382 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: pt. I. Introduction. 1. Introduction: the challenge of longer and healthier lives / Ian Glover and Mohamed Branine --
pt. II. The problem and its causes. 2. Ageism, early exit, and the rationality of age-based discrimination / Colin Duncan ; 3. 'Do not go gentle into that good night': some thoughts on paternalism, ageism, management and society / Ian Glover and Mohamed Branine ; 4. The plateaued manager: the anatomy of an ageist stereotype / Peter Herriot ; 5. Discrimination by age: the organizational response / Ann E. McGoldrick and James Arrowsmith ; 6. Is retirement sustainable? / Philip H. Bowers ; 7. Ageism without frontiers / Ian Glover --
pt. III. The experience and practice of age discrimination in employment. 8. Ageism in retailing: myth or reality? / Adelina Broadbridge ; 9. Ageism, young academics and the buffalo stance / Karen Rodham (née Gadd) ; 10 Ageism and arm's length management: the voice of experience / David Jenkins, interviewed by Ian Glover ; 11. Anti-ageist legislation: the Australian experience / Jenny Hamilton ; 12. Old enough to know better: age stereotypes in New Zealand / Darren J. Smith ; 13. Ageism and work in the EU: a comparative review of corporate innovation and practice / David Parsons and Lesley Mayne ; 14. Ageism in the 'Quarter Acre, Pavlova Paradise': will she be right? / Graham Elkin --
pt. IV. Remedies and prospects. 15. Older workers and the cult of youth: ageism in public policy / Philip Taylor ; 16. Fitness for work: the effects of ageing and the benefits of exercise / Alan Nichols and Wendy Evangelisti ; 17. Ageism and unemployment: practical remedies from secondment programmes in small and medium-sized enterprises / Colin Bottomley ; 18. Managing the third age workforce: a review and agenda for research / Christine Tillsley and Philip Taylor --
pt. V. Conclusion. 19. Therefore get wisdom / Ian Glover and Mohamed Branine --
Index.
Series Title: Stirling management series.
Responsibility: edited by Ian Glover, Mohamed Branine.
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