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Selling women short : the landmark battle for workers' rights at Wal-Mart

Author: Liza Featherstone
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"On television, Wal-Mart employees are smiling women delighted with their jobs. But reality is another story. In 2000, Betty Dukes, a fifty-two-year-old black woman in Pittsburg, California, became  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Trials, litigation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liza Featherstone
ISBN: 9780465023165 0465023169 0465023150 9780465023158
OCLC Number: 276447824
Description: 290 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction: American Goliath --
Female trouble --
"Made in America": the Wal-Mart culture and its promises --
"An exceptional woman:" (non)promotions at Wal-Mart --
Always low wages! --
Possibilities and Limitations --
WWJD? organize Wal-Mart! --
"Attention shoppers!" --
Epilogue --
Afterword.
Responsibility: Liza Featherstone.

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