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Unformatted text preview: Fear of punishment or of being fired. Whats up with our government? How did this situation get so bad? Per author, a variety of political, economic and corporate decisions including: Push to increase global trade and open global markets Government efforts to deregulate industries that had been highly ionized Tight monetary policies A corporate ideological shift away from the postwar social contract with employees and toward the principle of maximizing shareholder value Authors proposed solution Raise minimum wage, access to affordable healthcare to all workers and their families, time off for personal issues w/out fear of losing job, quality childcare and early education made available to their children, workers must have the right to organize w/out fears....
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2010 for the course SOC SOC 101 taught by Professor Whittacker during the Fall '09 term at ASU.
- Fall '09