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Author Rees, Neil, author.

Title Australian anti-discrimination and equal opportunity law / Neil Rees, Simon Rice, Dominique Allen; foreword by The Hon Justice Chris Maxwell AC.

Published Annandale, NSW : The Federation Press, 2018.

LocationUniM Law High Use 
Call No.KM 208 K1 REES


Edition 3rd edition.
Physical description lxxi, 1015 pages ; 25 cm
Notes Previously published as 'Australian anti-discrimination law' by The Federation Press in 2008 and 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Background to Australian anti-discrimination and equal opportunity law -- 2. Overview of Australian anti-discrimination and equal opportunity law -- 3. Direct and indirect discrimination -- 4. Positive approaches to non-discrimination -- 5. Race discrimination -- 6. Sex discrimination -- 7. Disability discrimination -- 8. Age discrimination -- 9. Carers' responsibility discrimination -- 10. Other protected attributes -- 11. Areas of unlawful discrimination -- 12. Harassment -- 13. Vilification -- 14. Victimisation -- 15. Procedure -- 16. Remedies -- 17. Discrimination in the Fair Work Act.
Summary This new edition offers extensive coverage of anti-discrimination and equal opportunity legislation in all Australian jurisdictions. It has been fully revised and updated, re-written and reformatted to enhance its accessibility. It continues to offer both a substantial text for a specialist audience, and a powerful critique of anti-discrimination law in Australia. The authors support their analysis and explanation of legislation and case law with carefully selected extracts from a broad range of decisions, law reform reports, and academic writers and commentators.
Other author Rice, Simon, author.
Allen, Dominique, author.
Maxwell, Christopher, writer of foreword.
Subject Discrimination -- Australia -- Case studies.
Discrimination -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Social justice -- Australia.
Variant Title Australian anti-discrimination & equal opportunity law
ISBN 9781760021559 paperback $130