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11/15 Unions Allie Strike- work stoppage, work to rule: sit-in strikes Forming alliances Corporate research “Don’t Get Caught in a Bad Hotel” youtube vid. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=- 79pX1IOqPU Boycott the Westin St. Francis hotel in SF—employees do not have healthcare Consumer boycotts Employment and Family “Work-family conflict” o Work time spill-over o Unpaid work Work demand: o Flexibility o Long hours/ short hours multiple jobs
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Unformatted text preview: o Problems with vacation time o “On-call”—meetings, scheduling, business trips o Public fatherhood o Private fatherhood o EMT • Family/unpaid work o Time o Schedules o Opening hours • Statistical discrimination: applies one criterion for women of a certain age o Women are assigned the stereotype that they will not commit to time spent at work due to maternity leave; thus, employers refuse to hire women...
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SOC 224 taught by Professor Davidcort during the Spring '11 term at UMass (Amherst).

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