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Title Latinas and African American women at work : race, gender, and economic inequality / Irene Browne, editor.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Russell Sage Foundation, c1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  331.408996 L349    ---  Available
Description x, 441 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Latinas and African American women in the U.S. labor market / Irene Browne -- Economic progress of African American women / Mary Corcoran -- Losing ground : the erosion of the relative earnings of African American women during the 1980s / John Bound and Laura Dresser -- Economic progress of Mexican and Puerto Rican women / Mary Corcoran, Colleen M. Heflin, and Belinda L. Reyes -- Gender, race, ethnicity, and wages / Paula England, Karen Christopher, and Lori L. Reid -- Occupational segregation by race and ethnicity among women workers / Barbara F. Reskin -- Generational paths into and out of work : personal narratives of Puerto Rican women in New York / Aixa N. Cintron-Velez -- Mexican-origin women in southwestern labor markets / Susan Gonzalez Baker -- Getting off and staying off : racial differences in the work route off welfare / Kathryn Edin and Kathleen Mullan Harris -- Stereotypes and realities : images of black women in the labor market / Irene Browne and Ivy Kennelly -- Perceptions of workplace discrimination among black and white professional-managerial women / Elizabeth Higginbotham and Lynn Weber -- Black women and the new world order : toward a fit in the economic marketplace / Delores P. Aldridge -- Now you see 'em, now you don't : race, ethnicity, and gender in labor market research / Barbara F. Reskin and Camille Z. Charles -- Latinas and African American women in the labor market : implications for policy / Joya Misra.
Subject African American women -- Employment.
Hispanic American women -- Employment.
Added Author Browne, Irene.
ISBN 0871541475

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