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Age Discrimination

An Historical and Contemporary Analysis

by John Macnicol

  • 392 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elderly,
  • Equal opportunities,
  • Work & labour,
  • History,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Gerontology,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Age discrimination in employment,
  • Ageism,
  • Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7748531M
    ISBN 100521612608
    ISBN 109780521612609

      Age discrimination is everywhere. I hear more examples of age discrimination than I hear about sex discrimination, racial discrimination and every other kind put together. My book Reinvention. The Age Discrimination in Employment Act. The federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act, or ADEA (29 U.S.C. § § ), is the primary federal law that prohibits employers from discriminating against employees and applicants who are at least 40 years old based on age.

    Since , the federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) has prohibited employers from making job decisions based on an employee's age, if the employee is at least 40 years old. Today, the ADEA also prohibits forced retirement, but that wasn't always the case: When it was first passed, the law protected workers only until they tur at which point employers .   How Much Do You Know About Age Discrimination Law? Take this quiz and find out. AARP, J | Comments: 0.

      There is a federal anti-age discrimination law on the books. The Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) was enacted in The ADEA protects workers age 40 and older from being forced out of jobs or denied employment due to their age and applies to employers with at least 20 employees.   The fourth section of the book is a review and debate about the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), passed in the United States in This historic act, along with subsequent amendments, has outlawed age discrimination in employment and has abolished mandatory retirement for all but a few by: 5.


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Age Discrimination by John Macnicol Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Age Discrimination In The Workplace" by Raymond F. Gregory is an intriguing and educational book about the unethical and illegal activity of discriminating against people Age Discrimination book of their age in employment hiring, firing, and by: In the United States the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) was passed by the US Congress in ADEA and its amendments made it illegal for employers with over 20 workers to discriminate against an individual past the age of 40 because of his or Age Discrimination book age.

shortage of jobs is affecting older job-seekers in his comprehensive new book, AGE DISCRIMINATION: AN EPIDEMIC IN AMERICA AFFECTING PEOPLE OF ALL AGES (published by AuthorHouse). "Experience and wisdom are two qualities that comePages: This comprehensive new book, like its predecessor Age Discrimination in Employment, is essential to practitioners responsible for HR issues.

Book description Age discrimination is a highly topical issue in all industrialised societies, against a background of concerns about shortening working lives and ageing populations in Cited by: The Age Discrimination in Employment act, is, according to this book, toothless and ineffective.

Ditto for court decisions in age discrimination cases. My sense is that this is a topic that is not talked about—until now/5(19). Discrimination in Employment Law arms practitioners with winning strategies and detailed analysis. Written from an unbiased perspective by some of the major synthesizers of employment discrimination law today, Age Discrimination in Employment Law leads the dialogue in this volatile field.

The Third Edition of this treatise explores the breadth of ADEA law, breaking it. This volume presents the current thinking on age stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination by researchers in gerontology, psychology, sociology, and communication. The book. People who are age 40 and older are protected from employment discrimination based on age by the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) of The ADEA’s protections apply to both employees and to people who are applying for a job.

Age discrimination is prohibited in any term, condition, or privilege related to : Susan M. Heathfield. Discrimination based on race, sex, age, and more is as prominent in the public discourse today as it ever was.

The Discrimination in Society series examines these and other types of discrimination-what they entail, how they are manifested, how widespread they are, their effects on real people, and efforts to address these : Carla Mooney.

Coined inageism typically describes discrimination against seniors based solely on their age, or assuming they should do certain things or act a certain way just because they’re older. But I think it’s about time that we talked. Find a huge variety of new & used Age discrimination books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices.

Shop Age discrimination books at Alibris. Age Discrimination in the American Workplace book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Nearly every middle-aged and older worker, at /5(7). Age discriminationby Practical Law Employment with Sarah Gregory and Kim Sartin Baker & McKenzie LLPRelated ContentThis note examines age discrimination in employment under the Equality Act Free Practical Law trialTo access this resource, sign up for a free trial of Practical trialAlready registered.

Sign in to your account. This comprehensive new book, like its predecessor Age Discrimination in Employment, is essential to practitioners responsible for HR issues, finance, operations, service delivery, quality and customer relations, and for those with a policy focus or academic interest in diversity : Malcolm Sargeant.

Get this from a library. Age discrimination. [Justin Healey;] -- Australians of all ages have a human right to be treated fairly and have the same opportunities as everyone else.

In spite of such rights, age discrimination still occurs widely in Australia. People. Age discrimination at work is a widespread destructive phenomenon that often takes subtle forms.

and summarize prior research from research articles and books that deal with age. Examples of age discrimination. A group of four young people, aged 19 and 21 years of age try to book a cruise with a travel company but are told that their booking will not be accepted because they are not over 21 years of age and want to travel without a legal guardian.

Age Discrimination: What Employers Need to Know 1 The American labor market has passed a barely noticed statistical landmark: the median age of working Americans—half the working population—is 40 or older, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Main Term(s): aging, age discrimination Related Terms: age awareness, age factors in disease, ageism, human life cycle, maturation (psychology), middle age, older people (-- abuse of) Broader Terms: gerontology Narrower Terms: adult development, premature aging (medicine), successful aging, age discrimination in employment, age discrimination in higher education, age discrimination Author: Kirk Moll.

Age discrimination in human resources recruitment is the type of a social problem that is important not only from an academic standpoint, but also for social reasons and the high impact it has on the labor Size: KB.you are connected to someone of a specific age or age group, this is known as discrimination by association Age groups can be quite wide (for example, ‘people under 50’ or 'under 18s').

They can also be quite specific (for example, ‘people in their mids’).This book brings together, in one volume, a review of the research on discrimination based on race, age, sexual orientation, gender, physical appearance, disability, and personality.

In addition, it explores the multilevel antecedents and potential bases for a general model of discrimination in the workplace.