ERIC Number: EJ360218
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Black Women Workers' Earnings Progress in Three Industrial Sectors.
Gwartney-Gibbs, Patricia A.; Taylor, Patricia A.
Sage: A Scholarly Journal on Black Women, v3 n1 p20-25 Spr 1986
An examination of data from 1960 and 1980 reveals the following: (1) black women's earnings increased during these decades; (2) gaps in earnings remain between women and men; and (3) black women received more equitable treatment in government than in industry. The comparable worth policy and more affirmative action are necessary. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special issue on workers.