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Minority ethnic women in the Australian labour market


  • Syed, Jawad
  • Ali, Faiza


Despite its predominant focus on gender equity, the present managing diversity discourse in Australia generally overlooks multi-racial feminist perspectives. Consequently equal opportunity legislation and practices, designed for “mainstream” Australian women, do not take into account the diversity of ethnic and socio-cultural contexts and experiences of the “other” women.

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  • Syed, Jawad & Ali, Faiza, 2005. "Minority ethnic women in the Australian labour market," MPRA Paper 8892, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:8892

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    Australia; diversity; equal opportunity; gender; minority ethnic women;

    JEL classification:

    • O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
    • J16 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Gender; Non-labor Discrimination


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