sex segregation


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Noun1.sex segregation - the traditional Hindu or Muslim system of keeping women secluded
separatism, segregation - a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
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Additionally, the provision of maternity leave in few sectors and not others will lead to occupational sex segregation. This means that if one sector grants generous maternity leave, other things being equal, prospective mothers will prefer to work in that sector.
However, in his paper 'Challenging Sex Segregation: A Philosophical Evaluation of the Football Association's Rules on Mixed Football', Dr Davis dismisses the concerns.
Imposing sex segregation on sports is problematic for many reasons.
But the conservative country, notorious for sex segregation and its austere dress code, is seen as an unlikely destination for global tourists aside from Muslim pilgrims visiting holy sites in Mecca and Medina.
Patrick Shin engages in a values-driven analysis of sex segregation in sport.
While the amended bill mirrors federal protections for disabled Texans and their caretakers, Wood said, it gives "sex segregation a voice," which she worries will impact how disabled Texans navigate using the bathroom.
They wanted to create segregated pavements the same way they issued a directive for sex segregation in their work place," Rouhani said addressing the people.
A Panel Study Using EEO-1 Records," by Fidan Ana Kurtulus & Donald Tomaskovic-Devey; "Minorities in Management: Effects on Income Inequality, Working Conditions, and Subordinate Career Prospects among Men," by David Maume; "Female Leaders, Organizational Power, and Sex Segregation," by Kevin Stainback & Soyoung Kwon; "Checking the Pulse of Diversity among Health Care Professionals: An Analysis of West Coast Hospitals," by Sheryl L.
For police to enforce restroom sex segregation, proof of sex would be necessary.
Sex Segregation in Sports: Why Separate is Not Equal