eBook Special Reports, Set 2: The Gender Wage Gap, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Higgins
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1624023185
  • ISBN-13: 9781624023187
  • DDC: 331.2153
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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This book covers the history of women's wages, the differences between men's and women's wages that still exist, and today's efforts to close the gap. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Shedding Light on the Wage Gap.
2: Battling for Equal Pay.
3: Factors Affecting the Wage Gap.
4: Entertainment and Sports.
5: Other Industries.
6: A Global Problem.
7: Recent Wage Gap Legislation.
8: How to Shrink the Wage Gap.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.