Sex Segregation in the Blue-collar Occupations: Women’s Choices or Unremedied Discrimination?

  title={Sex Segregation in the Blue-collar Occupations: Women’s Choices or Unremedied Discrimination?},
  author={Barbara R. Bergmann},
  journal={Gender \& Society},
  pages={88 - 93}
  • B. Bergmann
  • Published 1 February 2011
  • History
  • Gender & Society
or lack of ability to perform in those jobs. They do not put much emphasis on what those who might have been resisting women's entry?employers, male coworkers, unions?have been up to, and they feel no need to talk about remedies that might be brought to bear by government. Indeed, the implicit message is that no remedy is necessary because no harm has been done. The women got what they wanted, or rather, did not bother to get what they did not want. Paula England, judging by her recent… 
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