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By Alice Kessler-Harris

In this up-to-date variation of a groundbreaking vintage, Alice Kessler-Harris explores the meanings of women's wages within the usa within the 20th and twenty-first centuries, concentrating on 3 matters that catch the transformation of women's roles: the conflict over minimal salary for ladies, which exposes the connection among kinfolk ideology and office calls for; the argument relating equivalent pay for equivalent paintings, which demanding situations gendered styles of vainness and social association; and the talk over related worthy, which seeks to include ordinarily lady values into new paintings and relations trajectories. jointly, those themes light up the numerous ways that gendered social that means has been produced, transmitted, and challenged.

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