wst30 - worker shortage in US. Family stage...

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GI Bill gave soldiers money for education, start business, or down payment on a home. The Fair Labor Standards Act- established a national minimum wage, prohibited oppressive child labor. nuclear family: bread winner husband, homemaking mom, 3-4 kids. Bracero program-temporary program and agreement between Mexico and US, that workers from Mexico would go to US to work for low wages. This was meant to fill the spaces of men who went to WWII,
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Unformatted text preview: worker shortage in US. Family stage migration-husband migrates first, women is dependent on mens 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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