TITLE

ZONES OF INDIFFERENCE AND THE AMERICAN WORKPLACE: THE CASE OF PERSONS WITH HIV/AIDS

AUTHOR(S)
Slack, James D.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Public Administration Quarterly;Fall2000, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Americans with Disabilities Act protects the rights of employees with HIV/AIDS but much can happen within the work setting to thwart or facilitate the intent of this piece of legislation. Informal behavior and unofficial practice are often influenced by the organization's zone of indifference. This article examines the nature of the zone of indifference when it comes to the issue of employees having HIV/AIDS. Using qualitative analysis, four lessons are drawn.
ACCESSION #
5070116

 

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