publication . Doctoral thesis . 2015

Sexual harassment, special relationships and consensual engagement policies within higher learning institutions : a labour law perspective

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  • Published: 15 Jul 2015
  • Country: South Africa
Abstract
LL.M. (Labour Law) A university is a community of adults in which close personal relationships between adults can develop. These institutions of higher learning recognise the need for policies prohibiting sexual harassment but few have addressed the subtle issues surrounding consensual and special amorous relationships between academic staff members and students and whether they have the right to regulate private behaviour between adults. The aim of this minor dissertation is to explore the issue of the university having a responsibility to ensure that it maintains an environment for study free from sexual harassment. The question lies in whether the university ...
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free text keywords: Sexual harassment - Law and legislation - South Africa, Sexual harassment - Law and legislation - United States, Teacher-student relationships - Law and legislation - South Africa, Teacher-student relationships - Law and legislation - United States, Freedom of association - South Africa, Freedom of association - United States
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