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Gender

All human societies divide themselves into two social categories called ‘female’ and ‘male’ (this does not exclude other categories). Each category is defined on the basis of varying cultural assumptions about the attributes, beliefs and behaviours expected from males and females. The gender of any individual depends on a complex combination of genetic, body, social, psychological and social elements, none of which is free from possible ambiguity or anomaly. Traditionally, sexual differences have been used to justify male-dominated societies in which women have been given inferior and secondary roles in their working lives.

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Gender Discrimination
Glass Ceiling
Best Practice
Employee Analysis
Employee Demand Affirmative Action
Ageism
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Employee Analysis
Employee Demand
Direct Discrimination
Disability
Disability Discrimination Act - Australia
Disability Discrimination Act - UK
Equal Access
Equal Chance
Equality Act (UK)
Equal Opportunity Policy
Diversity
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Strategic HRM
Talent Management

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Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management, 4th edition
by Alan Price
 Covers all the key aspects of HRM. Available from:
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Fundamentals of Human Resource Management

Fundamentals of Human Resource Management
 Shortened version of Human Resource Management - concise analysis for non-specialists and one-semester courses.
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