tokenism Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"tokenism" in British English

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tokenismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtəʊ.kən.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈtoʊ-/ disapproving
actions that are the ​result of ​pretending to give ​advantage to those ​groups in ​society who are often ​treatedunfairly, in ​order to give the ​appearance of ​fairness
(Definition of tokenism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tokenism" in Business English

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tokenismnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈtəʊkənɪzəm/ disapproving
the fact of doing something only to show that you are ​followingrules or doing what is expected or seen to be ​fair, and not because you really believe it is the ​right thing to do: We were ​accused of tokenism when we ​appointed the first woman to our ​managementboard. Of ​course we should ​revise our ​recruitmentpolicies, but we should ​guard against tokenism.
(Definition of tokenism from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tokenism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 装点门面, 装样子…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝點門面, 裝樣子…
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