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Hard work is not enough : gender and racial inequality in an urban workspace / Katrinell M. Davis.

Author/Creator:
Davis, Katrinell author.
Publication:
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 179 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Transport workers -- California -- Alameda County -- Social conditions.
Race discrimination -- California -- Alameda County.
Sex discrimination against women -- California -- Alameda County.
African American women -- Employment -- California -- Alameda County.
Work environment -- California -- Alameda County.
Contents:
Concepts and methods: understanding opportunity shifts among transit operators in the post-affirmative action era
From exclusion to selective inclusion: pre-1975 employment trends in the transit industry
Open doors, segregated facilities: African American women's incorporation into AC Transit
A rough ride: how worker-centered reforms, ambivalence, and declining conditions create work-life conflicts
Drug tests and pencil whippings: the consequences of workplace discipline within AC Transit
A house divided: the impact of persistent bias on low-skilled workers.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781469630472
1469630478
9781469630489
1469630486
9781469630496
OCLC:
967255173
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