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The Resource Living wages, equal wages : gender and labor market policies in the United States, Deborah M. Figart, Ellen Mutari, and Marilyn Power

Living wages, equal wages : gender and labor market policies in the United States, Deborah M. Figart, Ellen Mutari, and Marilyn Power

Label
Living wages, equal wages : gender and labor market policies in the United States
Title
Living wages, equal wages
Title remainder
gender and labor market policies in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Deborah M. Figart, Ellen Mutari, and Marilyn Power
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The controversial issue of establishing living wages for all workers makes this book both a timely and indispensable contribution to this wide-ranging debate, and it will surely become required reading for anyone with an interest in modern economic issues."--BOOK JACKET
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Figart, Deborah M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1956-
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  • Mutari, Ellen
  • Power, Marilyn
Series statement
Routledge IAFFE advances in feminist economics
Series volume
1
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  • Wages
  • Wages
  • Equal pay for equal work
Label
Living wages, equal wages : gender and labor market policies in the United States, Deborah M. Figart, Ellen Mutari, and Marilyn Power
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • The third face: wages as a social practice
  • Pt. II.
  • Wage regulations in the twentieth century.
  • 5.
  • An experiment in wage regulation: minimum wages for women.
  • 6.
  • A living for breadwinners: the federal minimum wage.
  • 7.
  • Job evaluation and the ideology of equal pay.
  • Pt. I.
  • 8.
  • Legislating equal wages
  • Pt. III.
  • The century ahead.
  • 9.
  • Living wages, equal wages revisited: contemporary movements and policy initiatives.
  • 10.
  • Applying feminist political economy to wage setting
  • Laying the groundwork: methodological frameworks and theoretical perspectives.
  • 1.
  • Introduction: living wages, equal wages, and the value of women's work.
  • 2.
  • Waged work in the twentieth century.
  • 3.
  • Two faces of wages within the economics tradition: wages as a living, wages as a price.
Control code
6792269
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 258 p.
Isbn
9780415273916
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Uk)gb A20Y1865
  • 6792269
  • (BNAtoc)B2633143
Label
Living wages, equal wages : gender and labor market policies in the United States, Deborah M. Figart, Ellen Mutari, and Marilyn Power
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • The third face: wages as a social practice
  • Pt. II.
  • Wage regulations in the twentieth century.
  • 5.
  • An experiment in wage regulation: minimum wages for women.
  • 6.
  • A living for breadwinners: the federal minimum wage.
  • 7.
  • Job evaluation and the ideology of equal pay.
  • Pt. I.
  • 8.
  • Legislating equal wages
  • Pt. III.
  • The century ahead.
  • 9.
  • Living wages, equal wages revisited: contemporary movements and policy initiatives.
  • 10.
  • Applying feminist political economy to wage setting
  • Laying the groundwork: methodological frameworks and theoretical perspectives.
  • 1.
  • Introduction: living wages, equal wages, and the value of women's work.
  • 2.
  • Waged work in the twentieth century.
  • 3.
  • Two faces of wages within the economics tradition: wages as a living, wages as a price.
Control code
6792269
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 258 p.
Isbn
9780415273916
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Uk)gb A20Y1865
  • 6792269
  • (BNAtoc)B2633143

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