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The Resource A Class by Herself : Protective Laws for Women Workers, 1890s-1990s

A Class by Herself : Protective Laws for Women Workers, 1890s-1990s

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A Class by Herself : Protective Laws for Women Workers, 1890s-1990s
Title
A Class by Herself
Title remainder
Protective Laws for Women Workers, 1890s-1990s
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Woloch, Nancy
Dewey number
344.73014133
LC call number
KF3555 -- .W65 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Woloch, University Nancy
Series statement
Politics and Society in Modern America
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  • Sex discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 20th century
  • Women -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Label
A Class by Herself : Protective Laws for Women Workers, 1890s-1990s
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Introduction -- 1 Roots of Protection: The National Consumers' League and Progressive Reform -- Progressives Mobilize -- Florence Kelley and the NCL -- Rationales: The Perils of Pragmatism -- Roadblocks: Business and Labor -- Law : Constraint and Opportunity -- 2 Gender, Protection, and the Courts, 1895-1907 -- Freedom of Contract versus the Police Power -- A Lowell Mill: Commonwealth v. Hamilton Manufacturing Co. (1876) -- A Chicago Box Factory: Ritchie v. People (1895) -- A Utah Mine: Holden v. Hardy (1898) -- Women's Hours Laws: Pennsylvania, Washington, Nebraska -- A Utica Bakery: Lochner v. New York (1905) -- A New York Bookbindery: People v. Williams (1907) -- 3 A Class by Herself: Muller v. Oregon (1908) -- Local Roots of the Muller Case -- Muller Goes to Court -- The NCL Steps In -- The Brandeis Brief -- Curt Muller's Brief -- The Muller v. Oregon Opinion -- Assessing the Law of 1903 -- 4 Protection in Ascent, 1908-23 -- Maximum Hours Cases -- Night Work Laws -- Protecting Men -- The Minimum Wage -- War and Peace -- Adkins v. Children's Hospital (1923) -- 5 Different versus Equal: The 1920s -- Alice Paul, the National Woman's Party, and the ERA -- The NCL, Social Feminism, and the Minimum Wage -- Factions Collide: The Women's Movement -- Close Combat : The Conferences -- The Women's Bureau Report of 1928 -- Did the Laws Work? Enforcement and Effectiveness -- Working Women's Voices -- 6 Transformations: The New Deal through the 1950s -- New Deal Women -- The Minimum Wage and the Revolution of 1937 -- FLSA: Protection Triumphant -- The 1940s: War and Postwar -- Bartending: Goesaert v. Cleary (1948) -- Women in Unions -- The Women's Bureau and the NWP -- 7 Trading Places: The 1960s and 1970s -- The Early 1960s: PCSW and Equal Pay -- Title VII, the EEOC, and Protective Laws
  • Protection Debated: Pressure and Politics, 1965-69 -- Protection Challenged: Three Landmark Cases -- Protection Dismantled: The Courts and the States -- Closing Arguments: 1970 -- The ERA and the Women's Movement -- 8 Last Lap: Work and Pregnancy -- Pregnancy Cases: The 1970s -- The Pregnancy Discrimination Act (1978) -- Toward Family Leave -- The Toxic Workplace -- The Johnson Controls Decision (1991) -- Conclusion: Protection Revisited -- Looking Back: The Clash over Overtime -- Moving On: After Protection -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1983780
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400866366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1983780
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1983780
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11035871
  • (OCoLC)905601432
Label
A Class by Herself : Protective Laws for Women Workers, 1890s-1990s
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Introduction -- 1 Roots of Protection: The National Consumers' League and Progressive Reform -- Progressives Mobilize -- Florence Kelley and the NCL -- Rationales: The Perils of Pragmatism -- Roadblocks: Business and Labor -- Law : Constraint and Opportunity -- 2 Gender, Protection, and the Courts, 1895-1907 -- Freedom of Contract versus the Police Power -- A Lowell Mill: Commonwealth v. Hamilton Manufacturing Co. (1876) -- A Chicago Box Factory: Ritchie v. People (1895) -- A Utah Mine: Holden v. Hardy (1898) -- Women's Hours Laws: Pennsylvania, Washington, Nebraska -- A Utica Bakery: Lochner v. New York (1905) -- A New York Bookbindery: People v. Williams (1907) -- 3 A Class by Herself: Muller v. Oregon (1908) -- Local Roots of the Muller Case -- Muller Goes to Court -- The NCL Steps In -- The Brandeis Brief -- Curt Muller's Brief -- The Muller v. Oregon Opinion -- Assessing the Law of 1903 -- 4 Protection in Ascent, 1908-23 -- Maximum Hours Cases -- Night Work Laws -- Protecting Men -- The Minimum Wage -- War and Peace -- Adkins v. Children's Hospital (1923) -- 5 Different versus Equal: The 1920s -- Alice Paul, the National Woman's Party, and the ERA -- The NCL, Social Feminism, and the Minimum Wage -- Factions Collide: The Women's Movement -- Close Combat : The Conferences -- The Women's Bureau Report of 1928 -- Did the Laws Work? Enforcement and Effectiveness -- Working Women's Voices -- 6 Transformations: The New Deal through the 1950s -- New Deal Women -- The Minimum Wage and the Revolution of 1937 -- FLSA: Protection Triumphant -- The 1940s: War and Postwar -- Bartending: Goesaert v. Cleary (1948) -- Women in Unions -- The Women's Bureau and the NWP -- 7 Trading Places: The 1960s and 1970s -- The Early 1960s: PCSW and Equal Pay -- Title VII, the EEOC, and Protective Laws
  • Protection Debated: Pressure and Politics, 1965-69 -- Protection Challenged: Three Landmark Cases -- Protection Dismantled: The Courts and the States -- Closing Arguments: 1970 -- The ERA and the Women's Movement -- 8 Last Lap: Work and Pregnancy -- Pregnancy Cases: The 1970s -- The Pregnancy Discrimination Act (1978) -- Toward Family Leave -- The Toxic Workplace -- The Johnson Controls Decision (1991) -- Conclusion: Protection Revisited -- Looking Back: The Clash over Overtime -- Moving On: After Protection -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1983780
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400866366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1983780
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1983780
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11035871
  • (OCoLC)905601432

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