Chapter 17. Commentary on Research Relevant to Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

  1. Eugene Borgida and
  2. Susan T. Fiske
  1. Barbara A. Gutek

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696422.ch17

Beyond Common Sense: Psychological Science in the Courtroom

Beyond Common Sense: Psychological Science in the Courtroom

How to Cite

Gutek, B. A. (2007) Commentary on Research Relevant to Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment, in Beyond Common Sense: Psychological Science in the Courtroom (eds E. Borgida and S. T. Fiske), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696422.ch17

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405145732

Online ISBN: 9780470696422

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Keywords:

  • sex discrimination;
  • sexual harassment;
  • lawsuits;
  • expert witness;
  • individual actions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Experience of being an Expert Witness

  • The Failure to Complain: An Example of using Social Science Research in Individual Actions

  • Evaluating Organizations' Practices and Measuring Sexual Harassment in Class Actions

  • Using Social Science Research to Reduce the Probability of Illegal Sex Discrimination