ERIC Number: EJ360216
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Black Women Workers in the Twentieth Century.
Newman, Debra Lynn
Sage: A Scholarly Journal on Black Women, v3 n1 p10-15 Spr 1986
At the beginning of the twentieth century one-third of black women worked; most did agricultural or domestic work. Gradually as employment benefits increased and anti-discrimination laws were enforced, work opportunities for black women became more varied and better paying. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue on workers.