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Diversity From An International Perspective

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Specific diversity issues vary from country to country. Provide some examples of the differences in diversity from an international perspective. Why is diversity a particularly important concern for the United States?

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Diversity issues vary from country to country due to what are considered protected classes. In the U.S., protected classes include classes of people that were previously discriminated against, and this typically includes discrimination based on race, religion, age, gender, and national origin. An example would be that back several decades ago, women were rarely put into positions that had extreme power in large corporations, including the position of CEO or CFO. Another example would ...

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This solution discusses examples of diversity differences across the globe. The reasons why diversity is such an important concern for the U.S. are also discussed.