Articles about
Women and Bullying, Harassment and Safety

Article: Bully Broads
"First we had The Rules, a book advising women to act like simpering idiots to catch a husband. If that wasn't bad enough, along came Surrendered Wives, a book advising women to become adorable doormats to keep those husbands happy. And now, hitting bookstores later this month, look for Same Game, Different Rules, a book advising working women to bite their tongues, soften their tone, and shed a strategic tear, all to get ahead.

From the women site www.womenof.com an interesting article by Sandra Purvis, PhD on Dealing with Workplace Bullies: http://www.womenof.com/Articles/cb0830992.asp

International Labour Organisation
ILO SafeWork International Labour Organisation information note on women workers and gender issues on occupational safety and health.
ILO publications and standards on women workers
The International Labour Organisation's standards and publications specifically concerning women workers, including some on hazardous occupations.
ILO ACTRAV
ILO SafeWork
ILO standards
ILO publications

JCU - Female bullies
... the disadvantages women encounter in employment, that it sometimes comes as a surprise to realise that women are equally as capable of bullying behaviour as men: www.jcu.edu.au/office/eandsd/Bullying/women.html

Workplace Bullying Research at The Work Doctor
... of the target: 17% Bullies from the bottom-up: 12% (women targets experienced slightly more bottom-up and peer bullying than men, 36% vs., 23%, respectively). ... www.workdoctor.com/home/res/2003B.html

Print Article: My boss, the bitch
... Ricky Nowak, a workplace communications training specialist and head of the company, Confident Communications, says women's bullying is "often quieter, behind ... www.theage.com.au/cgi-bin/common/popupPrintArticle.pl?path=/articles/2004/02/25/1077676832616.html


Subject: Sexual Harassment and Bullying
... Subject: Sexual Harassment and Bullying. Center for Research on Women, Stone Center. Center |, Title, Status. Project on Teasing and Bullying, Current. ...
www.wcwonline.org/research-sexualharass.html

Staffroom bullying
... More than 90% of reported cases of workplace bullying are caused
by a serial bully. Women make up 75% of victims who seek help. ...
www.teachersupport.org.uk/index.cfm?p=1635

Sexual Harassment of Prof. Margaret Orr: The Herald : Editorial Opinion
... the news lately, firstly in the case of Dr Margaret Orr who accepted a R150 000 settlement from Unisa council chairman, McCaps Motimele for sexual harassment. ...
www.epherald.co.za/herald/2002/ 08/30/comment/hcomment.htm


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