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Career profiles and sex discrimination in the library profession

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women librarians -- United States.,
    • Librarians -- Salaries, etc. -- United States.,
    • Librarians -- Job descriptions -- United States.,
    • Sex discrimination in employment -- United States.,
    • Library surveys -- United States.,
    • Women librarians -- Bibliography.,
    • Women in library science -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Kathleen M. Heim and Leigh S. Estabrook.
      ContributionsEstabrook, Leigh S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ682 .H459 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 82 p. ;
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3162033M
      ISBN 100838932827
      LC Control Number83003838

      What is sex discrimination? Sex discrimination is when a person is treated less favourably than a person of the opposite sex would be treated in the same or similar circumstances. For example, it would be ‘direct sex discrimination’ if male and female employees are doing exactly the same work, but male employees are being paid more. Buy Discrimination (Law & Employment S.) by Clarke, Linda (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Comment: This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In good all round : Linda Clarke. Laura Weinrib is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. A legal historian, she studies how social movements have transformed constitutional categories to pursue political and economic change. Legal Librarian Career, Salary and Education Facts. Legal librarians assist legal professionals with finding resources of information, like government documents, to support cases. Read on to learn about the duties, salary and education requirements of Courses: Digital research methods, archival, special collections.

      perceptions about the acceptance oflesbians and gay meninthe profession. Questions to be explored include difference in career choices, salary, and advancement between gay men and lesbians and between gays and lesbians and their straight counterparts. More emphasis should be placed on potential methods ofreducing discrimination andFile Size: KB.


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Career profiles and sex discrimination in the library profession. Chicago: American Library Association, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen de la Peña McCook; Leigh S Estabrook. Career Profiles and Sex Discrimination in the Library Profession (Book Review) Author(s): Broidy, Ellen: Issue Date: Publisher: Association of College and Research Libraries.

American Library Association: Citation Info: In College and Research Libraries v no.6, November Genre: Book Review: Type: Text: Language Author: Ellen Broidy. : Career Profiles and Sex Discrimination in the Library Profession (): Heim, Kathleen M., Estabrook, Leigh: BooksCited by: Career profiles and sex discrimination in the library profession / prepared by Kathleen M.

Heim and Leigh S. Estabrook for the Career profiles and sex discrimination in the library profession book on the Status of Women in Librarianship, American Library Association American Library Association Chicago Career Profiles and Sex Discrimination in the Library Profession. Prepared by Kathleen Heim and Leigh S.

Estabrook. Chicago: American Library Assn., 82p. $ LC ISBN Results of statistical surveys frequently pose more interesting questions than those which prompted the survey in the first place. Heim and Estabrook. Career Profiles and Sex Discrimination in the Library.

Career Profiles and Sex Discrimination in the Library Profession (Book Review) By Ellen Broidy. Get PDF ( KB) Cite. BibTex; Full citation Abstract. published or submitted for publicatio Publisher: Association of College and Research Libraries.

American Library Association Author: Ellen Broidy. Like open access journals, open data is another type of open access resource.

According to definition given by open data hand book Open data is data that can be freely used, re-used and redistributed by anyone - subject only, at most, to the requirement to attribute and sharealike.

Like institutional repositories, open data repositories are also getting popular. Become an expert at something of career value. No one is indispensible, but it’s always good for job security if you can become the go-to person in some topic area that has value to the library.

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Librarians help people find information and conduct research for personal and professional use. Their job duties may change based on the type of library they work in, such as public, school, and medical libraries. Librarians typically do the following: Teach classes about information resources and help users evaluate search results and.

As the library profession transforms to respond to an increasingly high-tech/high-touch environment, the talents and skills embodied by all library professionals are necessarily changing.

We need to recruit a more diverse and creative workforce by starting to tell a different story about the library profession and creating a pipeline of talent. Twenty years after the introduction of the Sex Discrimination Act (Cth) (‘SDA’) and nine years after the Keys Young report,2 sex discrimination in the legal profession remains a topical issue.

The focus is generally on the number of women in the profession rather than the nature of legal work done by women and their contribution to the. Virtually all societies exhibit some task specialization by sex, complicating the issue of sex discrimination.

Social scientists have used several concepts to explain sex discrimination, including sex-role spillover, stereotyping of people and jobs, tokenism, a lack of fit, and homophilous social networks, described below. Catharine A. MacKinnon is a lawyer, teacher, writer, and activist on sex equality issues domestically and internationally.

She is Elizabeth A. Long Professor of Law at the University of Michigan and from was the first Special Gender Adviser to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal. Civil rights law protects women against sexual harassment specifically and against discrimination on the basis of sex generally.

Even so, there is ample evidence that the workplace in America is characterized by multi-faceted discrimination against women: lower pay, barriers to promotion, intimidation, discriminatory job assignments, and sexual harassment.

the widespread, visceral. The provisions of the Act prohibited employment discrimination by any employer with more than employees. The Act banned discrimination on the basis of race, religion and national origin. It opened up access to public accommodation and enforced. Career profiles and sex discrimination in the library profession by Kathleen de la Peña McCook The book ends with an essay advocating a more active role for libraries in organizations supporting Hispanic youth.

Adult services: an enduring focus for public libraries. Where ever there’s a need for information, there’s a need for a librarian.

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Kathleen de la Peña McCook has 12 books on Goodreads with ratings. Kathleen de la Peña McCook’s most popular book is Introduction to Public Librarian. A Bibliography of Traditional and Web-based Library Career Resources.

The Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR) would like to acknowledge the following students of the University at Buffalo, State University of New York, who, inas part of the graduate library and information studies course "Information Sources and Services in the.

Career profiles and sex discrimination in the library profession / prepared by Kathleen M. Heim and Leig Equity and vocational education [microform]: an initial synthesis of progress and recommendations for t The sexual barrier: legal, medical, economic, and social aspects of sex discrimination / Marija Matich.

That decision held that sexual advances from a superior are sex discrimination if they are "unwelcome," and if they are "sufficiently severe or pervasive" so as to be abusive. Bosses named their superior as the source of the discriminatory actions in 71 percent of their claims, while 77 percent of the Secretaries named their boss as the source.

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One of the marketing techniques discussed in the book is the use of ethnic minority library professionals to promote career opportunities available in the library and information science profession through advertising campaigns, video presentations, and career Author: Sandra G.

Franklin. Explore our list of Employment Discrimination Law Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Publication: “The Library as a Socialist Institution in a Capitalist Society” (anthology article, ) Publication: “Career Profiles and Sex Discrimination in the Library Profession” (ALA, ) Publication: “The Human Dimension of the Catalog: Concepts in Information Seeking” (Library Resources and Technical Services, Jan./Mar.

The attrition rate after the first two years settles off at about 5 percent. Responsibilities increase, as do hours and pay. Daily tasks may include helping to plan fund-raising drives, looking into book-tracking systems, negotiating with vendors for library supplies, handling complaints, and satisfying unusual requests for information.

SEX DISCRIMINATION IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION: HISTORICAL AND CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES. Audrey Wolfson Latourette * I. NTRODUCTION. The legal and cultural barriers that confronted nineteenth century American women with respect to obtaining entrance to the legal profession were onerous.

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Selects materials for inclusion in the Library's collection with emphasis on the non-fiction area; maintains the collection through weeding, binding, etc. Establishes procedures for dealing with book suppliers: monitors library book account. Oversees the procedures for the processing of new materials.

Performs other duties as assigned. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and The National Career Development Association (NCDA) is a division of the American Counseling Association (ACA).

The mission of NCDA is to promote the career development of all people over the life span. To achieve this mission, NCDA provides service to the public and professionals involved with or interested in career development, including professional development.

The following is a selection of relevant books and journal articles on sex discrimination. Please email our Library and Information Services Manager if you have a suggestion for a book or journal article to add to this list. Adams, L. Gore, K. and Shury, J. () Gender Pay Gap Reporting Survey Equality and Human Rights Commission Research Report no.

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Professor of Law Co-Director, Center for International and Comparative Law. [email protected] John and Frances Angelos Law Center, AL Administrative Assistant: Laurie Schnitzer AL Education. LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center J.D., cum laude, Harvard Law School B.A., cum laude, Harvard.

The UK's Disability Discrimination Act contains important rights and duties in respect of employment and occupations, trade organizations and qualifications bodies, the provision of goods and services, the disposal and management of premises, public transport, and education.

Disability Discrimination: Law and Practice provides an authoritative and up-to-date analysis of. race discrimination in education and in employment, and lack of equality before the law, and in the administration of justice.

Such discrimination undermines the effectiveness of legal education and the legal profession in their broader roles in promoting social justice community-wide. Size: 1MB.A litigator from in the areas of employment and labor law, Professor Marshall published the book, Confronting Sexual Harassment: The Law and Politics of Everyday Life (Dartmouth Ashgate Publishing, ) and is a co-editor, with Scott Barclay and Mary Bernstein, of the book Queer Mobilizations: LGBT Activists Confront the Law (New York.by Career Expert | Apr 5, | Age Bias, Age Discrimination, Career Expert, Job Search, Job Search Success, Job Search Tips, Jobseekers.

Some older people believe they should easily be able to get a new job because of their extensive experience. While that seems reasonable, there’s a lot more to take into consideration.