ERIC Number: ED339807
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Working in America and in Hawaii--A Humanities Guide.
Hawaii Committee for the Humanities, Honolulu.
This eight-page tabloid-style report presents an overview of past and present working conditions in the United States as a whole and in Hawaii in particular, with emphasis on women and on lower-level workers. The seven articles in the paper cover the following topics: "A Brief History of Labor in Hawaii" (William J. Puette); "The Nineteenth Century American Work Force" (Edward Beechert); "Women in the Labor Force in America and in Hawaii" (Joyce N. Chinen); "The Work Ethic in Early America" (Cedric Cowing); "Inequality and Discrimination in the Work Place" (Kenneth Kipnis); "Comparable Worth/Pay Equity" (Andrienne Valdez); the "The Confucian Work Ethic" (Daniel W. Y. Kwok). The material is illustrated with historical photographs and line drawings. (KC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Committee for the Humanities, Honolulu.
Identifiers: Confucius; Hawaii