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Title Hard work is not enough : gender and racial inequality in an urban workspace / Katrinell M. Davis.
Author Davis, Katrinell, author.
Publication Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
Copyright date ©2016
Description xiii, 179 pages ; 24 cm
Call # 331.133 D
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Concepts and methods: understanding opportunity shifts among transit operators in the post-affirmative action era -- From exclusion to selective inclusion: pre-1975 employment trends in the transit industry -- Open doors, segregated facilities: African American women's incorporation into AC Transit -- A rough ride: how worker-centered reforms, ambivalence, and declining conditions create work-life conflicts -- Drug tests and pencil whippings: the consequences of workplace discipline within AC Transit -- A house divided: the impact of persistent bias on low-skilled workers.
Subject Transport workers -- California -- Alameda County -- Social conditions.
Race discrimination -- California -- Alameda County.
Sex discrimination against women -- California -- Alameda County.
African American women -- Employment -- California -- Alameda County.
Work environment -- California -- Alameda County.
Alt Title Gender and racial inequality in an urban workspace
ISBN 9781469630489 (paperback)
1469630486 (paperback)
9781469630472 (hardcover)
1469630478 (hardcover)

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