Inequality at Work

Year Published:  1983  
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX2722

Abstract:  INEQUALITY AT WORK is a 32-page booklet on the subject of male-female inequality in employment. It provides basic facts on labour force participation, wages, and occupations of women, as well as concise, critical assessment of the problems, and approaches being used to improve the situaiton. These include legislation, providing for equal pay for work of equal value, and affirmative action, recruitment and training of women in non-traditional occupations, family support services such as day care and parental leave, and greater unionzation of women.