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The Resource Bound by Our Constitution : Women, Workers, and the Minimum Wage, (electronic book)

Bound by Our Constitution : Women, Workers, and the Minimum Wage, (electronic book)

Label
Bound by Our Constitution : Women, Workers, and the Minimum Wage
Title
Bound by Our Constitution
Title remainder
Women, Workers, and the Minimum Wage
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What difference does a written constitution make to public policy? How have women workers fared in a nation bound by constitutional principles, compared with those not covered by formal, written guarantees of fair procedure or equitable outcome? To investigate these questions, Vivien Hart traces the evolution of minimum wage policies in the United States and Britain from their common origins in women's politics around 1900 to their divergent outcomes in our day. She argues, contrary to common wisdom, that the advantage has been with the American constitutional system rather than the British. Ba
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Cataloging source
MERUC
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Hart, Vivien
Dewey number
  • 331.230973
  • 344/.0121
Index
no index present
LC call number
K1781.H37 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Minimum wage
  • Sex discrimination in employment
  • Wages
  • Women
  • Minimum wage
  • Sex discrimination in employment
  • Wages
  • Women
Label
Bound by Our Constitution : Women, Workers, and the Minimum Wage, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821563
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Bound by Our Constitution : Women, Workers, and the Minimum Wage, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821563
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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