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Caste Is Not Past: The Persistence of Discrimination in India's Formal Labor Market

Paul Attewell and Sukhadeo Thorat

in Discrimination in an Unequal World

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199732166
eISBN:
9780199866144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732166.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines what happens when highly educated Indians from different caste and religious backgrounds apply for jobs in the modern urban private sector, encompassing multinational ... More


Hiring in the New Economy

David S. Pedulla

in Making the Cut: Hiring Decisions, Bias, and the Consequences of Nonstandard, Mismatched, and Precarious Employment

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691175102
eISBN:
9780691200071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175102.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter centers the challenges faced by workers with nonstandard, mismatched, and precarious employment experiences within the hiring process. It argues that evaluating job applicants does not ... More


Conclusion

David S. Pedulla

in Making the Cut: Hiring Decisions, Bias, and the Consequences of Nonstandard, Mismatched, and Precarious Employment

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691175102
eISBN:
9780691200071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175102.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This concluding chapter discusses the broader implications of the book's findings for theoretical and empirical scholarship on work and employment, social inequality in the workplace, evaluation ... More


Making the Cut: Hiring Decisions, Bias, and the Consequences of Nonstandard, Mismatched, and Precarious Employment

David Pedulla

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691175102
eISBN:
9780691200071
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175102.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Millions of workers today labor in nontraditional situations involving part-time work, temporary agency employment, and skills underutilization or face the precariousness of long-term unemployment. ... More


Electoral Actors in the Market and Employment Models

Justin Buchler

in Hiring and Firing Public Officials: Rethinking the Purpose of Elections

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199759972
eISBN:
9780190252496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199759972.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter begins the process of comparing the market and employment paradigms. It demonstrates that electoral actors are more closely comparable to employment actors than market actors. Voters ... More


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