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Author Moore, Dahlia.

Title Labor Market Segmentation and its Implications : Inequality, Deprivation, and Entitlement
Published Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (359 pages)
Series Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business ; v. 3
Routledge Library Editions: Women and Business
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Dedication; Preface of the General Editor; Table of Contents; List of Tables and Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I-Inequality: Structure and Processes; 1 Women's Labor Force Participation; Introduction; Demographic Changes; Economic Growth; The Sociopolitical Context; Gender Division of Labor; Notes; 2 Gender Stratification; Introduction; Gender Differences in the Labor Market; Occupational Sex Segregation; Summary and Discussion; Notes; 3 Stereotypes, Prejudices, and Discrimination
IntroductionWhat Discrimination Does to Women; Employer Discrimination; Summary and Discussion; Notes; 4 Joining Atypical Occupations; Introduction; ""Tokenism""; The Israeli Labor Market; A Closer Look at Worker Characteristics; Profiles of the Four Types; Summary and Discussion; Notes; 5 Wage Inequality; Introduction; Historical Trends; The Current Wage Gap; Explaining Sex Differences in Wages; Wage Differences in the Sample; Summary and Discussion; Notes; Part II-Reactions to Inequality; 6 Social Comparisons and Expectations; Introduction; Social Comparison Processes; Self-comparison
Social ComparisonsThe Influence of Pay Expectations; Notes; 7 The Perception of Gaps: Legitimacy and Self-evaluation; Introduction; Perception of Gaps; Legitimacy and Self-evaluation; Summary and Discussion; Notes; 8 Relative Deprivation and Justice; Introduction; The Formulation of Relative Deprivation; Social Comparisons and Relative Deprivation; Justice Principles; Summary and Discussion; Notes; 9 Entitlement; Introduction; The Formation of Wage Entitlement: Analytical Model; The Formation of Wage Entitlement: Examination of the Model
The Formation of Wage Entitlement: Are There Group Differences?Summary and Discussion; Notes; 10 Conclusion; Appendices; References; Author Index; Subject Index
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Subject Sex discrimination in employment -- Israel
Sex role in the work environment -- Israel
Women -- Employment -- Israel
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Labor & Industrial Relations
Sex discrimination in employment.
Sex role in the work environment.
Women -- Employment.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1351996762