Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Issues and Strategies / Edition 1

Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Issues and Strategies / Edition 1

by George Henderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275950956

ISBN-13: 9780275950958

Pub. Date: 08/30/1994

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

All CEOs, managers, supervisors, training professionals, and educators must be able to effectively recruit, train, manage, and promote a culturally diverse work force. Unfortunately, few of them have been adequately trained to do so. Effective management of diversity is good business. It takes effective communication, conflict resolution, and the creation of an…  See more details below

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All CEOs, managers, supervisors, training professionals, and educators must be able to effectively recruit, train, manage, and promote a culturally diverse work force. Unfortunately, few of them have been adequately trained to do so. Effective management of diversity is good business. It takes effective communication, conflict resolution, and the creation of an inclusive organizational culture to succeed. This comprehensive book helps administrators better understand the problems they face--and how to deal with them--by dispelling the myths and facing the realities of cultural diversity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275950958
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/30/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
284
Sales rank:
883,446
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile:
1250L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Tables and Figures
Preface
Acknowledgments
Pt. 1People
2Ethnic Minorities19
3Women47
4Older Workers73
5Workers with Disabilities91
6Foreign Workers111
Pt. 2Workplace Issues and Interventions
7Barriers to Cultural Diversity133
8Communication in Organizations151
9Words That Hurt177
10Cross-Cultural Conflict195
Appendix231
References233
Index253

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