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Just wages

Megan Cook

Just wages

history of the campaign for pay equity, 1984-1993

by Megan Cook

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Published by Coalition for Equal Value Equal Pay in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pay equity -- New Zealand -- History.,
  • Wages -- Women -- New Zealand -- History.,
  • Sex discrimination in employment -- New Zealand -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[written by Megan Cook].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6220.4 .C77 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15538924M
    ISBN 100473020726
    OCLC/WorldCa32586958

      Businesses are complaining of worker shortages, arguing they could do more and sell more and build more if they could just find the labor. Yet wages remain strikingly flat, with much of the raises. Awesome Brilliant Wow what a rollercoaster of a book,Bo Brennen can certainly keep you guessing right to the very end. I could not put this book down literally, there always seems to be a lot more than two investigations going off all the way through the book, yet it all comes together in the end, it certainly keeps your mind alert, I have to admit I do read a lot and on average 3/4 /5.

      Basic Income in a Just Society from Boston Review. Each week, another magazine, book, or think tank sketches a dystopian near-future in which automation renders workers unnecessary. Is a basic income the solution? BOOK THREE CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT. Title I WORKING CONDITIONS AND REST PERIODS. Chapter I HOURS OF WORK. Art. Coverage. The provisions of this Title shall apply to employees in all establishments and undertakings whether for profit or not, but not to government employees, managerial employees, field personnel, members of the family of the .

      Is It Possible to Wage a Just Cyberwar? It's time to get serious about the moral questions resulting from our new class of weapons. Patrick Lin Neil Rowe Fritz Allhoff. June 5, . Although federal minimum-wage laws were at first held unconstitutional in the United States, a strong fight by organized labor for enactment culminated in the passage () of the Fair Labor Standards Act, which set minimum wages at $ per hour for workers engaged in interstate commerce (with some exceptions); the act also set up industry.


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The emphasis of Church teaching on just wages is certainly more moral than economic. Yet the Catechism, last updated inassumes the presence of functioning markets for just wages to be realized. Laws against bad labor practices should be in place, but they can only do so much.

With all due deference to Laborem exercens, the claim that a just wage “must not be below the level of subsistence” is not a supportable condition. Specific work has a specific value and while it may not be possible to define the exact dollar value of a particular job it is possible to say that that value is a constant that does not vary with the needs of the person doing the work.

Distributors of Justice: A Case for a Just Wage. is some comfort Just wages book the reflection that the burdens involved in the quest for just wages are borne for the sake of the common good and God’s. (4) Behold, the hire of the labourersNot merely the wrong of the poor, but the wages kept back from him by the stingy master, contrary to the merciful Jewish law (Leviticus ), which permitted no delay in payment whatever (comp.

Jeremiah ; Malachi ).And the indignant remonstrance of the text is "a swift witness" also against the like-minded of this generation. Justified Wage: A justified wage refers to income determined by market dynamics, work experience, education and skill.

Justified wage is the wage level that is high enough to attract workers but Author: Julia Kagan. A "JUST WAGE": MORE THAN DOLLARS F or many years, Catholic health care systems and their sponsors haw been struggling to interpret and apply the Catholic social teaching concerning "just wages." A just wage, it should be noted, is not the same thing as a Just wages book wage," a minimum compensation level set by local governments for the employees of.

Read this book on Questia. Just Wages for Women by Aileen McColgan, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Just Wages for Women (). This book makes an important contribution to the study of Labour Law in a number of ways.

Firstly, the book offers an account of the failures of the current approach adopted in the UK (even with the EC reinforcements) for the securing of more equitable arrangements on pay.

Secondly, it provides a valuable insight into the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches Author: Aileen Mccolgan. Setting higher wages than the market wage level may leave some workers unemployed (See Charles Brown's handbook chapter, "Minimum wages, employment, and the distribution of income") and especially disadvantages those who may be less productive but are willing to work for lower wages out of their need (See "The Distributional Impacts of Minimum.

JUST WAGES AND SALARIES••• The ethics of just compensation are informed by the continual effort to balance three powerful principles; several other considerations contest and limit the reach of these ethical principles.

Source for information on Just Wages and Salaries: Encyclopedia of Bioethics dictionary. Just Wages by Stephen T Marx said, the capitalist compels the worker to produce an amount that exceeds what he is paid in wages. The “surplus value” thus generated is the source of the capitalist’s profit.

This being the case, legislation that shifts the balance of power from capitalist to worker is one way to expropriate the. Principle IV Competitive pay rates and market position can significantly challenge a Catholic organization's ability to provide just wages.

At least in the case of lower-paid workers, however, such organizations should pay wages at or above prevailing market rates and provide benefits that support family needs and development of the worker. The list goes on. Studies have linked higher minimum wages to decreases in low birth-weight babies, lower rates of teen alcohol consumption and declines in teen births.

A study published in. Get this from a library. Just wages for women. [Aileen McColgan] -- This book makes a contribution to the study of Labour Law.

It offers an account of the failures of the current approach adopted in the UK (even with the EC reinforcements) for the securing of more. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm.

Series Title: American university studies., Series VII. A few months ago, the Rev. Peter J. Sammon reported in America (8/26) on the Living Wage movement, which has emerged in response to the increased numbers of working poor and the growing wage.

Minimum wage laws have existed now for over years and will likely continue to exist for the foreseeable future, the evidence be damned.

Such laws have considerable emotional appeal, but according to Neumark and Wascher, they actually do a /5(13). "You shall not oppress a hired servant who is poor and needy, whether he is one of your countrymen or one of your aliens who is in your land in your towns.

"You shall give him his wages on his day before the sun sets, for he is poor and sets his heart on it; so that he will not cry against you to the LORD and it become sin in you.

Leviticus This article focuses on the problem of a fair wage. No objective standard or set of principles by which to determine a just or fair wage has been worked out for the modern period.

The modern situation is more accurately described by the theory that wages are determined within certain limits by the relative bargaining power of the parties to the. The Guardian - Back to home. The book industry isn't dead. That's just an excuse to keep salaries low But this should not be used as an excuse to keep wages : Bethany Patch.

He includes sections on the wages of misdirected wars, the enormous (and very profitable!) prison system in the US; and the complete co-optation of the legal system. He maintains throughout the book that, with the merging of our legal systems into the corporate state, democracy exists in name only- worldwide, not just in the by: 3.The Wages Of Fear book.

Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. and one rejects then it waits, just outside the door. Clouzot's The Wages of Fear and Friedkin's Sorcerer. It's a decent read, though the translation lacks the sort of muscularity that's essential for this kind of story.

Some faults can also be /5.This book is prepared as a general summary and teaching guide to help public agencies, contractors and subcontractors understand and comply with Oregon’s prevailing wage rate law. The information in this book reflects legislative changes through the legislative session.

Appendices include applicable OregonFile Size: KB.