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Gay Workers, Trade Unions & the Law 2nd Revised Edition by Chris Beer

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Published by National Council for Civil Liberties .
Written in English


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Includes review of Industrial Tribunal decisions in England and Scotland of cases where sexuality of the employer was an issue; arguments and counter-arguments used; case lists; reading list. 2nd revised edition takes account of important recent cases

Edition Notes

ContributionsForward by Tony Benn MP; cartoons by Dominic Poelsma
The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11569429M
ISBN 100946088039
ISBN 109780946088034

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