Glossary beginning with H

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Harassment search for term

Repeatedly treating someone unfairly or in a threatening, degrading or inappropriate manner.

Health and safety search for term

Rules to protect people from illness or injury caused by their work.

Home-Based Work search for term

Paid work that is carried out at the worker’s home, rather than in the workplace.   

Homosexual search for term

A person who is romantically and sexually attracted to people of the same sex. 

Huguenots search for term

French Protestants of the 16th and 17th centuries.

Hunger Strike search for term

A refusal to eat food. Often undertaken as a form of protest.