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Unformatted text preview: o Increase in gender integration following legally mandated policy changes in 1970s o Slowed in 1980s, 1990s o Today women still more likely to be in jobs in which the majority of people in those jobs are women o ERA NEVER PASSED BUMMER -Pages 147-148 jobs for women and men, read the book Gendering the Market Peter Levin-Womens bodies suitable for sexualization, unsuitable for the physical demands of the exchange floor-Traders considered aggressiveness and competitiveness essential to success on the floor-During down times on the floor, the work culture changes to one of sexually aggressive joking and sexual objectification of women...
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Thompson during the Spring '11 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '11