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The excuse factory : [electronic resource] how employment law is paralyzing the American workplace / Walter Olson.

By: Olson, Walter K.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Martin Kessler Books, Free Press, c1997Description: 378 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0684827328; 9780684827322.Subject(s): Labor laws and legislation -- United States | Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States | Industrial relations -- United States -- Case studies | Labor productivity -- United States -- Case studies | Discriminatie | Arbeidsverhoudingen | Arbeidsproductiviteit | Travail -- Droit -- États-Unis | Discrimination dans l'emploi -- Droit -- États-Unis | Relations industrielles -- États-Unis -- Cas, Études de | Productivité -- États-Unis -- Cas, Études deAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Excuse factory.DDC classification: 344.7301 Other classification: 85.52 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Sample text | Table of contents only | Free eBook from the Internet Archive
Contents:
Pt. I. Tenure track. Hiring hell ; Tenure track ; All protected now ; Fear of flirting -- Pt. II. The age of accommodation. Mistaken identity ; The age of accommodation ; Accommodating demons ; Surprise farewells -- Pt. III. The excuse factory. The excuse factory ; Dropping the stretcher ; The new meaning of compliance -- Pt. IV. Kid gloves and brass knuckles. Kid gloves and brass knuckles ; Why business will miss unions ; Workplace cleansing -- Pt. V. The terms of cooperation. Our scofflaw bosses ; Secure in what? ; The terms of cooperation.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-367) and index.

Pt. I. Tenure track. Hiring hell ; Tenure track ; All protected now ; Fear of flirting -- Pt. II. The age of accommodation. Mistaken identity ; The age of accommodation ; Accommodating demons ; Surprise farewells -- Pt. III. The excuse factory. The excuse factory ; Dropping the stretcher ; The new meaning of compliance -- Pt. IV. Kid gloves and brass knuckles. Kid gloves and brass knuckles ; Why business will miss unions ; Workplace cleansing -- Pt. V. The terms of cooperation. Our scofflaw bosses ; Secure in what? ; The terms of cooperation.

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