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Thesaurus search results for 'REPRESENTATION': 2 results found.


Scope Note: A call for women and members of other equity-seeking groups to be fairly represented in all arenas of trade unions in response to segregation and exclusion from positions with more authority and power.

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    Scope Note: Organizational mechanisms (e.g., elections) used to ensure voice in unions and political parties. Equity-seeking groups seek to change the demographic profile of elected leadership but also to ensure that their interests are represented.