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The Resource The sex of class : women transforming American labor, edited by Dorothy Sue Cobble, (electronic resource)

The sex of class : women transforming American labor, edited by Dorothy Sue Cobble, (electronic resource)

Label
The sex of class : women transforming American labor
Title
The sex of class
Title remainder
women transforming American labor
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dorothy Sue Cobble
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cobble, Dorothy Sue
  • ebrary, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in the labor movement
  • Women labor union members
  • Women
Label
The sex of class : women transforming American labor, edited by Dorothy Sue Cobble, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First printing, Cornell Paperbacks, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-312) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
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
Control code
ebr10468014
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 327 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732957095
Label
The sex of class : women transforming American labor, edited by Dorothy Sue Cobble, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
First printing, Cornell Paperbacks, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-312) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
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
Control code
ebr10468014
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 327 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732957095

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