WST16 - This was meant to fill the spaces of men who went...

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1. Family med leave act- law requiring employers to provide employees job-protected unpaid leave. 12 weeks unpaid. Equal Pay Act-1st federal legislation enacted requiring equal pay for equal work; forbid discrimination on the basis of sex. Bracero program, beginning and end- Bracero program-temporary program and agreement between Mexico and US, that workers from Mexico would go to US to work for low wages.
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Unformatted text preview: This was meant to fill the spaces of men who went to WWII, worker shortage in US. Family stage migration-husband migrates first, women is dependent on men’s migration, and migration was not part of a unified family decision. Women were generally opposed to migration in fear their husband will desert them....
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2011 for the course WST 10 taught by Professor Bays during the Winter '10 term at UCLA.

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