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Equal Opportunities (Global Issues)

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The Global Issues series explores a controversial topic via one person's experiences followed by an examination of the facts, as well as other opinions, offered by a panel of specially selected experts, all supported by a wealth of resource materials.

Synopsis:

This title asks whether minority groups are really given equal opportunities in education, employment and elsewhere. Why are women still paid less than men? What is institutionalized racism? Why do public transportation and workplaces continue to be unsuitable for individuals with disabilities?

About the Global Issues series Examining important issues affecting our world, for young readers

This series explores a controversial topic via one person's experiences followed by an examination of the facts offered by a panel of specially selected experts and supported by a wealth of resource materials.

Each title is written by an educator and is well-researched and carefully edited to be a significant and useful resource for young readers at home and school. Adults, too, will appreciate the open and sensitive treatment of each subject.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781552857441
Author:
Macdonald, Fiona
Publisher:
Whitecap Books Ltd.
Author:
MacDonald, Fiona
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Social Science - General
Subject:
Women's rights
Subject:
Discrimination -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Equality - Juvenile literature
Subject:
Social Science : General
Subject:
Sex discrimination against women
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Series:
Global Issues
Publication Date:
20100131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
9.38x6.76x.21 in. .42 lbs.
Age Level:
13-17

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Product details 64 pages Walrus Books - English 9781552857441 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This title asks whether minority groups are really given equal opportunities in education, employment and elsewhere. Why are women still paid less than men? What is institutionalized racism? Why do public transportation and workplaces continue to be unsuitable for individuals with disabilities?

About the Global Issues series Examining important issues affecting our world, for young readers

This series explores a controversial topic via one person's experiences followed by an examination of the facts offered by a panel of specially selected experts and supported by a wealth of resource materials.

Each title is written by an educator and is well-researched and carefully edited to be a significant and useful resource for young readers at home and school. Adults, too, will appreciate the open and sensitive treatment of each subject.

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