SG_Feldberg - Explain. 5.What makes "women's...

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PEOPLE, POWER AND POLITICS – STUDY GUIDE Comparable Worth: Toward Theory and Practice in the U.S., Roslyn Feldberg 1.According to Feldberg, on what basis is work assigned? 2.What is the concept of "comparable worth"? 3.What notions about the worth of work does it reject? 4.According to Feldberg is "men's work" and "women's work" inherently different?
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Unformatted text preview: Explain. 5.What makes "women's work" worth less than "men's work"? 6.What is "the family wage"? 7.Feldberg does not believe that lower wages for women's work is based on a free market. What are the four anomalies about the relationship between wages, women and work that show that women's lower wages are not based on a free market?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/15/2010 for the course CORC 1130 taught by Professor Cohen during the Spring '10 term at CUNY Brooklyn.

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