What’s in a name? The language of workplace bullying

Allison Ballard, Patricia Easteal

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In this article, we show that how we name, label, define, categorise, and speak (or not) about a social issue may be critical to how we do (or do not) organise, understand, and describe what we deal with as individuals and as a community. We focus on workplace bullying to highlight how definitions and synonyms may interfere with our comprehension of the problem and avenues of redress.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)17-23
Number of pages7
JournalAlternative Law Journal
Volume43
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2018

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Ballard, Allison ; Easteal, Patricia. / What’s in a name? The language of workplace bullying. In: Alternative Law Journal. 2018 ; Vol. 43, No. 1. pp. 17-23.
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What’s in a name? The language of workplace bullying. / Ballard, Allison; Easteal, Patricia.

In: Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 43, No. 1, 03.2018, p. 17-23.

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