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Breaking Out of the Pink-Collar Ghetto

Policy Solutions for Non-College Women

by Sharon H. Mastracci

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Published by M.E. Sharpe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial or vocational training,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Social Science,
  • Working class women,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Reference - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Employment,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRay Marshall (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8054964M
    ISBN 100765613557
    ISBN 109780765613554


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ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource: Contents: 1. Pathways out of the pink-collar Breaking Out of the Pink-Collar Ghetto book --The non-college population --The failure of market forces and the need for policy intervention --Overview of the book Training policy and alternative career paths --Non-college women at work --The college bias Get this from a library.

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Mastracci This book reports on the successes of innovative training opportunities for non-college women who end up in low-paying, low-mobility, pink-collar jobs.

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