Do black lives really matter in the workplace? Restorative justice as a means to reclaim humanity

  title={Do black lives really matter in the workplace? Restorative justice as a means to reclaim humanity},
  author={Tina R. Opie and Laura Morgan Roberts},
  journal={Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal},
  • Tina R. OpieL. Roberts
  • Published 20 November 2017
  • Business
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal
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