2013

Ageism and Mistreatment of Older Workers

Current Reality, Future Solutions

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5520-8 (Print) 978-94-007-5521-5 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

  2. Understanding Mistreatment of Older Workers:A Human Rights Perspective and Conceptual Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Older Workers and Human Rights: National and International Policies and Realities

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      Pages 17-28

      Definitions and Theoretical Models for Understanding Ageism and Abuse in the Workplace

  3. Current Reality

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Pages 31-47

      Harassment of Older Adults in the Workplace

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      Pages 49-67

      What Do Newspapers Say About Older Adults in the Workforce?

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      Pages 69-90

      The Evolution of Retirement as Systematic Ageism

  4. Future Solutions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-110

      Creating Supportive Workplace Environments for Older Workers

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      Pages 111-134

      Human Resource Departments and Older Adults in the Workplace

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      Pages 135-144

      Counseling Older Workers Confronting Ageist Stereotypes and Discrimination

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      Pages 145-164

      Legal and Legislative Issues in Protecting Older Adults in the Workplace: An International Perspective

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      Pages 165-179

      International Protection for the Human Rights of Older People: History and Future Prospects

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 181-188