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A Woman's Wage: Historical Meanings and Social Consequences

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In this pathbreaking book, Alice Kessler-Harris explores the meanings of women's wages in the United States in the twentieth century, focusing on three sets of issues that capture the transformation of women's roles: the battle over minimum wage for women, which exposes the relationship between family ideology and workplace demands; the argument over equal pay for equal wo ...more
Paperback, 184 pages
Published July 25th 1991 by University Press of Kentucky (first published November 30th 1989)
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