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Workplace Bullying, Mobbing, and Harassment: Demographic and Diversity Perspectives

David Yamada
Friday, February 8, 2019
1:30-3:00 PM
R0220 Ross School of Business Map
This talk will examine bullying, mobbing, and harassment at work, with an emphasis on demographics and diversity. It will briefly sketch out some basics, a sort of “Workplace bullying 101.” It will then look at the demographic and diversity dynamics of these behaviors overall, especially pertaining to aggressors and targets, especially in the context of organizational cultures. Finally, it will take a closer look at gendered aspects of bullying and related behaviors at work, including (1) linkages between bullying and sexual harassment in the midst of the #MeToo movement and (2) complicated issues of bullying-type behaviors between women at work. Plenty of time will be reserved for comments and questions.
Building: Ross School of Business
Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Psychology
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Interdisciplinary Committee on Organizational Studies - ICOS, Department of Sociology