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Managing a diverse workforce : learning activities

Author: Gary N Powell
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This text provides a complete and comprehensive set of learning activities that address issues related to workplace diversity. Participation in these exercises leads to a greater appreciation of the wide range of issues that arise when people classify themselves or are classified by others as members of different groups, on whatever basis. Over half of the 30 learning activities are new to this second edition.  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary N Powell
ISBN: 0761929746 9780761929741
OCLC Number: 54415087
Description: xi, 170 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Our pie chart --
People like us --
Becoming a minority --
Working in a nontraditional occupation --
Gender-based perceptions --
Counteracting group stereotypes --
Raising Elizabeth/Robert --
Once upon a time --
Consulting analyst wanted --
Who gets hired? --
The college graduate --
Beyond O.J. --
The adoption agency --
Puzzled perceptions --
Sara's acting strange lately --
What's weight got to do with it? --
The older employee --
The virtual team --
Designer decorations --
When is unequal treatment fair? --
Culture clashes --
Dealing with sexually oriented behavior --
Mixing sex and work --
Coming out at the open house --
Have I got good news for us! --
Precision bicycle components --
Diversity incidents --
Affirmative action at Ole State --
Diversity consultants --
The inclusive workplace.
Responsibility: Gary N. Powell.
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Presents a comprehensive set of learning activities that address issues related to workplace diversity. This book contains learning activities that examine issues pertaining to individuals' work and  Read more...

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