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Author Tiano, Susan.

Title Patriarchy on the line : labor, gender, and ideology in the Mexican maquila industry / Susan Tiano.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  331.487 T551P    Check Shelf
Description ix, 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-253) and index.
Contents 1. Studying Women Workers in Export Industries -- 2. The Maquila Industry in Global Perspective -- 3. Women and the New International Division of Labor -- 4. Women, Employment, and Ideology in Northern Mexico -- 5. Fertility, Selective Recruitment, and the "Ideal" Worker -- 6. The Temporary Worker Image: Labor-Force Histories of Maquila and Service Workers -- 7. Women's Domestic Roles and Employment Histories -- 8. Wages, Benefits, and Employment Alternatives for Women: The "Maquila-Grade" Labor Shortage -- 9. Job Satisfaction and Labor Turnover -- 10. Acquiescence, Alienation, Accommodation, and Resistance: Maquila Employment and Women's Consciousness -- 11. Labor, Gender, and Ideology in the Maquila Industry.
Subject Women offshore assembly industry workers -- Mexico.
Working class women -- Mexico.
Sexual division of labor -- Mexico.
Offshore assembly industry -- Mexico.
Sexos, Papel de los, en el trabajo -- Mexico.
DivisiĆ³n sexual en el trabajo -- Mexico.
Sexual division of labor. (OCoLC)fst01114830
Women offshore assembly industry workers. (OCoLC)fst01178232
Working class women. (OCoLC)fst01180569
Mexico. (OCoLC)fst01211700
Werkende vrouwen.
United States.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1970-1990
Indexed Term Sexual division of labor Mexico
Women offshore assembly industry workers Mexico
Working class women Mexico
ISBN 1566391954 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781566391955 (cloth : alk. paper)
1566391962 (paper : alk. paper)
9781566391962 (paper : alk. paper)
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