The road is long: thirty years of equality legislation in Britain
Dickens, Linda. (2007) The road is long: thirty years of equality legislation in Britain. British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol.45 (No.3). pp. 463-494. ISSN 0007-1080Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8543.2007.00624.x
This article critically reflects upon the development of British employment equality law, tracking a positive yet hesitant, uneven and incomplete trajectory from anti-discrimination towards equality, and from piecemeal and patchwork coverage towards inclusiveness, integration and intersectionality. It argues that the opportunities provided by the new Commission for Equality and Human Rights and the proposed Single Equality Act should be taken to address remaining weaknesses in the legislative equality package and the limitations in enforcement approaches which the article highlights.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School > Industrial Relations & Organisational Behaviour|
|Journal or Publication Title:||British Journal of Industrial Relations|
|Publisher:||Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.|
|Number of Pages:||32|
|Page Range:||pp. 463-494|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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