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Title The sex of class : women transforming American labor / edited by Dorothy Sue Cobble
Imprint Ithaca : ILR Press/Cornell University Press, 2007
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HD6079.2.U5 S49 2007    AVAILABLE    30610020242228
Descript xii, 327 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-312) and index
Increasing class disparities among women and the politics of gender equity / Leslie McCall -- More than raising the floor : the persistence of gender inequalities in the low-wage labor market / Vicky Lovell, Heidi Hartmann, and Misha Werschkul -- Two worlds of unionism : women and the new labor movement / Ruth Milkman -- The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender challenge to American labor / Gerald Hunt and Monica Bielski Boris -- Sex discrimination as collective harm / Marion Crain -- Changing work, changing people : a conversation with union organizers at Harvard University and the University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center / Lydia Savage -- Unions fight for work and family policies- not for women only / Netsy Firestein and Nicola Dones -- Working women's insurgent consciousness / Karen Nussbaum -- "We were the invisible workforce" : unionizing home care / Eileen Boris and Jennifer Klein -- Expanding labor's vision : the challenges of workfare and welfare organizing / Vanessa Tait -- Worker centers and immigrant women / Janice Fine -- Female immigrant workers and the law : limits and opportunities / Maria L. Ontiveros -- Women crossing borders to organize / Katie Quan -- Representing informal economy workers : emerging global strategies and their lessons for North American unions / Leah F. Vosko
Subject Women in the labor movement -- United States
Women labor union members -- United States
Women -- Employment -- United States
Alt Author Cobble, Dorothy Sue
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