Work and Identity : Contemporary Perspectives on Workplace Diversity
(Palgrave Explorations in Workplace Stigma)
Werth, Shalene (EDT)
Brownlow, Charlotte (EDT)
Palgrave Macmillan 2018/03
This edited volume highlights relevant issues and solutions for diversity groups within the workplace. It explores issues of identity as they relate to attributes of gender, age, migrant labor, disability, and power in social spaces.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introducing concepts of workforce diversity Shalene Werth, Charlotte Brownlow and Jodie Gunders Chapter 2 Chronic health conditions and work identity from a lifespan development frame Joy E. Beatty and Alyssa K. McGonagle Chapter 3 Autism spectrum disorder: Emotion work in the workplace Charlotte Brownlow, Shalene Werth and Kathleen Keefe Chapter 4 The ageing population in Australia: Implications for the workforce Katrina Radford, Geoffrey Chapman, Hugh Bainbridge and Beni Halvorsen Chapter 5 Recognising young people as "real" workers and the employment implications of framing young workers as deficient Robin Price and Deanna Grant-Smith Chapter 6 Work-life juggle! Insights into the experiences of Indian information technology women who undertook international assignments Dhara Shah and Michelle Barker Chapter 7 How women executives survive the isolated echelons of the corporate ladder Ainslie Waldron, Kim Southey and Peter A. Murray Chapter 8 The health systems workforce in an era of globalised superdiversity - an example of a global care chain landscape in Ireland Eidin Ni She and Regina Joye Chapter 9 Belonging, temporariness and seasonal labour: working holidaymakers' experiences in regional Australia Esther Anderson Chapter 10 Work, identity and trade union responses and strategies Cathy Brigden Chapter 11 Are collective identity and action being squashed by individualism? David Peetz Chapter 12 Issues of power and disclosure for women with chronic illness in their places of work Shalene Werth, David Peetz and Kaye Broadbent Chapter 13 Reflections and conclusions Shalene Werth and Charlotte Brownlow