By Grace James
Why is the legislation failing to guard pregnant employees and oldsters from damaging therapy within the office? This theoretically proficient publication, which pulls at the findings of a big scale, Nuffield origin funded, research of pregnancy-related office disputes, explores the felony law of being pregnant and parenting within the labour marketplace. utilizing an epistemology that attracts totally on serious feminist debates, theories and evaluations, the e-book adopts a inevitably girl point of view and seeks to reply to why, regardless of optimistic coverage objectives and abundant laws, legislation is failing to guard pregnant staff and oldsters. while delicate to the bounds of law’s skill to lead to social swap, the e-book asks if it is the path of present regulations that want awareness, or the substance of the laws that's incorrect. Is it the appliance of the legislations in courts and tribunals that fails operating households or the mechanics of the employment dispute answer and tribunal process that wishes adjusting? This ebook will curiosity lecturers, scholars and practitioners of legislation and social coverage drawn to employment legislation and discrimination.