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affirmative order

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  • affirmative order — A rejected term of art. In a seemingly technical distinction between negative and affirmative orders of the Interstate Commerce Commission, the opinion in Procter & Gamble v United States, 225 US 282, 56 L Ed 1091, 32 S Ct 761, gave authority to… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Affirmative action in the United States — is intended to promote access to education, employment, or housing among certain designated groups (typically, minorities and women). The stated motivation for affirmative action policies is to redress the effects of past discrimination and to… …   Wikipedia

  • affirmative action — affirmative action, adj. the encouragement of increased representation of women and minority group members, esp. in employment. [1960 65] * * * In the U.S., the effort to improve the employment and educational opportunities of women and members… …   Universalium

  • Affirmative Action — oder auch positive Diskriminierung [1] bezeichnet institutionalisierte Maßnahmen, die soziale Diskriminierung im Sinne einer Benachteiligung von Gruppen durch Vorteile für diese Gruppe verhindern oder vermindern sollen. Maßnahmen der Affirmative… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Affirmative action — bezeichnet institutionalisierte Maßnahmen, die soziale Diskriminierung im Sinne einer Gruppenbenachteiligung verhindern oder vermindern soll. Für den Zusammenhang sind unterschiedliche deutschsprachige Bezeichnungen gebräuchlich, keine davon… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Affirmative action — For the history and implementation of affirmative action in the U.S., see Affirmative action in the United States. Affirmative action refers to policies that take factors including race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or national… …   Wikipedia

  • Affirmative Action — Discrimination positive aux États Unis La discrimination positive aux Etats Unis (« affirmative action ») a été mise en place lors de la lutte pour les droits civiques et l abolition de la ségrégation raciale. Depuis le début des années …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Affirmative defense — An affirmative defense is a category of defense used in litigation between private parties in common law jurisdictions, or, more familiarly, a type of defense raised in criminal law by the defendant. Affirmative defense can be classified as… …   Wikipedia

  • Order in Council — An Order in Council is a type of legislation in many countries, typically those in the Commonwealth of Nations. In the United Kingdom this legislation is formally made in the name of the Queen by the Privy Council (Queen in Council), but in other …   Wikipedia

  • Order-in-Council — An Order in Council is a type of legislation in Commonwealth Realms. In the United Kingdom this legislation is formally made in the name of the Queen by the Privy Council ( Queen in Council ); in Canada in the name of the Governor General by the… …   Wikipedia

  • Affirmative Action — A policy in which an individual s color, race, sex, religion or national origin are taken into account by a business or the government in order to increase the opportunities provided to an underrepresented part of society. Affirmative action is… …   Investment dictionary

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