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Author Davis, Katrinell, author
Title Hard work is not enough : gender and racial inequality in an urban workspace / Katrinell Davis
Imprint Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HD8039.T72 U4425 2016    AVAILABLE    30610020533840
Descript xiii, 179 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-176) and index
Concepts and methods: understanding opportunity shifts among transit operators in the post-affirmative action era -- From exclusion to selective inclusion: pre-1975 employment trends in the transit industry -- Open doors, segregated facilities: African American women's incorporation into AC Transit -- A rough ride: how worker-centered reforms, ambivalence, and declining conditions create work-life conflicts -- Drug tests and pencil whippings: the consequences of workplace discipline within AC Transit -- A house divided: the impact of persistent bias on low-skilled workers
Subject Transport workers -- California -- Alameda County -- Social conditions
Race discrimination -- California -- Alameda County
Sex discrimination against women -- California -- Alameda County
African American women -- Employment -- California -- Alameda County
Work environment -- California -- Alameda County
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