Gender Segregation at Work

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Sylvia Walby
Open University Press, 1988 - Business & Economics - 190 pages
SUMMARY:Explores explanations of gender segregation at work, the changing forms and levels of segregation, and deliberate attempts to reduce it. Provides the general theoretical and historical background, a number of specific case studies, and a discussion of such issues as part-time work, the role of trade unions, sex discrimination, sexual harassment, and racism in relation to gender segregation.

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Patriarchal relations and patterns of sex segregation in
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Sex discrimination in youth labour markets and employers
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growth of parttime employment
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