publication . Article . 2015

Sexual Harassment at Work: A European Experience

Artan Çela;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Mar 2015 Journal: Academic Journal of Business (issn: 2410-3918, eissn: 2410-8693, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: IIPCCL
Abstract
Unwelcome sexual advances, proposition or pressure for sexual activity, offensive flirtations, leering, whistling, making sexually suggestive gestures, sexual jokes, unwanted sexual looks, unwanted letters, telephone call, or materials of a sexual nature, unwanted physical contact, actual or attempting rape or sexual assault, this and more of this conduct if took place in the workplace would amount to a sexual harassment. The sexual harassment at work has become a serious issue of our time. It is an unjustified interference of integrity, dignity and well-being of workers, causing problems from headaches to depression, loss of confidence, panic attacks and perhap...
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free text keywords: Social Sciences, H, Business, HF5001-6182

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