Ageism and Mistreatment of Older Workers: Current Reality, by Patricia Brownell,James J. Kelly

By Patricia Brownell,James J. Kelly

This e-book promotes an knowing of ageism, discrimination and mistreatment of older grownup employees, incorporating a global human rights standpoint. The impression of ageism at the mistreatment of older grownup employees has to not date been tested extensive during the lens of overseas human rights tools, nor has discrimination opposed to older adults within the office been framed as a sort of elder abuse for study and coverage making reasons.

This booklet offers a multi-disciplinary exploration of those issues as they impact paintings and retirement of older adults. It displays the view that older those that decide to paintings into previous age can be in a position to accomplish that in allowing paintings environments that advertise dignity and are freed from abuse.

The contributing authors come from many disciplines, together with legislation, psychology, social paintings, company, and overseas affairs. Many are participants of the foreign community for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA), a non-governmental association with consultative prestige on the United countries, and feature committed their expert careers to extend information and figuring out of elder abuse to be able to hinder it. The editors desire that broadening the framework in which elder abuse within the place of work is known will stimulate additional study, coverage and application improvement to deal with this troubling social challenge.

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