Define diversity. Critically analyze this definition.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 12:35 pm ad1c9bdddf
Diversity is perceived in many different ways. The merriam-webster online dictionary definition is "The quality or state of having many different forms, types, ideas, etc.
The state of having people who are different races or who have different cultures in a group or organization."
Diversity came about in the 1960s from affirmative action and from the law to comply with equal opportunity employment objectives. Diversity in the beginning included race, ethnicity, and gender. The idea of social justice stated that individuals in the minority groups should be given opportunities within the workplace, not only because it was the law but because it was the right thing to do. This expanded the scope to include age, sexual orientation, and physical ...
Diversity in the workplace is becoming more accepted in organizations and therefore looked at in more detail by organizaitons. Here diversity is defined and analysed in 442 words with references.
Terms - qualitative analysis, quantitative analysis, cultural diversity
Hello I would like assistance with identify each of the following terms, concepts, and individuals in a few short sentences thank you.
Auguste Compte cultural diversity
Emile Durkheim multiculturalism
Karl Marx agricultural society
Max Weber hunting and gathering society
structural functionalism industrial society
symbolic interactionism Charles Horton Cooley
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