ERIC Number: ED252470
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jun-7
Reference Count: N/A
Consultation of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. (Washington, DC, June 6-7, 1984). Volume 1.
Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
A result of the United States Commission on Civil Rights consultation on the concept of equal pay for work of comparable value, this publication presents all papers submitted by participants. The papers are: "The Earnings Gap in Historical Perspective" (Claudia Goldin); "Occupational Segregation and the Earnings Gap" (Andrea H. Beller); "Women in the Economy: Perspectives on Gender Inequality" (Solomon William Polachek); "Explanations of Job Segregation and the Sex Gap in Pay" (Paula England); "Comparable Worth at Odds with American Realities" (Brigitte Berger); "Comparable Worth: A Practitioner's View" (Alvin O. Bellak); "Using Job Evaluation to Obtain Pay Equity" (Donald P. Schwab); "Comparable Worth and Realistic Wage Setting" (Herbert E. Northrup); "Identifying Wage Discrimination and Implementing Pay Equity Adjustments" (Ronnie J. Steinberg); "Overview of Pay Initiatives, 1974-1984" (Nina Rothchild); "Race- and Sex-Based Wage Discrimination Is Illegal" (Winn Newman and Christine Owens); "Comparable Worth: Legal Perspectives and Precedents" (Robert E. Williams); "Pay Equity is a Necessary Remedy for Wage Discrimination" (Joy Ann Grune); "An Argument Against Comparable Worth" (June O'Neill); "Comparable Worth as Civil Rights Policy: Potentials for Disaster" (Jeremy Rabkin); and "The Employment and Earnings of Women: The Comparable Worth Debate" (Ray Marshall and Beth Paulin). Abstracts of the papers are provided. (RM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.