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Women in academia and equality law

Women in academia and equality law

aiming high--falling short? : Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, The Netherlands, Sweden, United Kingdom

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Published by Kluwer Law International, Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers in The Hague, The Netherlands, Frederick, MD, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in higher education -- European Union countries -- Congresses.,
  • Sex discrimination in higher education -- European Union countries -- Congresses.,
  • Women in higher education -- Government policy -- European Union countries -- Congresses.,
  • Sex discrimination in higher education -- Government policy -- European Union countries -- Congresses.,
  • Sex discrimination in higher education -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries -- Congresses.,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, Roger Blanpain ; guest editor, Ann Numhauser-Henning ; contributors, Susanne Burri ... [et al.].
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesBulletin of comparative labour relations -- 57
    ContributionsBlanpain, R. 1932-, Numhauser-Henning, Ann, 1951-, Burri, Susanne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2332.34.E8 W65 2006, LC212.43.E8 W65 2006 W65 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18553997M
    ISBN 109041124276

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    The WISE campaign will explore the issues in a free webinar, ‘Progressing female talent in academic institutions,’ pm Wednesday 14 June Speakers. Hilary Lapin-Scott, Vice Chancellor of Swansea University and winner of the WISE Hero Award , will talk about ‘Changing the culture to support women to achieve’. Expanding the Pathways to Gender Equality in the Legal Profession Hannah Brenner Michigan State University College of Law, including the courts, law firms, and academia. correspond-ingly, women lawyers earn lower incomes on average than their male counterparts.4 Retention and Promotion of Women in Law Firms, which show that the position.


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