ERIC Number: ED256665
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Comparable Worth: Issue for the 80's. A Consultation of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Washington, DC, June 6-7, 1984). Volume 2: Proceedings.
Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
These proceedings consists of statements by the authors of consultation papers on comparable worth previously submitted to the United States Commission on Civil Rights along with discussions between the consultation participant/authors and members of the Commission concerning issues raised both in the papers and in the statements. The opening statement by Chairman Clarence M. Pendleton, Jr. is followed by an overview of women in the work force (Claudia Goldin). The next section presents statements from the panel on "Occupational Segregation and the Earnings Gap" (Andrea H. Beller, Solomon William Polachek, Paula England, and Brigitte Berger). This section is followed by statements from members of the panel on "Comparable Worth Doctrine and Its Implementation" (Alvin O. Bellak, Donald P. Schwab, Herbert R. Northrup, and Ronnie J. Steinberg). Next, a single statement, "Factual Overview: Current Comparable Worth Proposals at the Federal, State, and Local Levels (Nina Rothchild) is presented. Next, statements are presented from the members of the "Legal Perspectives and Precedents" panel (Winn Newman and Robert E. Williams). The final section contains statements from the panel, "Comparable Worth as a Remedy for Sex Discrimination (Joy Ann Grune, June O'Neill, Jeremy Rabkin, and Ray Marshall). (IS)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.