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Author Luce, Stephanie.

Title Fighting for a living wage / Stephanie Luce.

Publication Info. Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2004.

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 Moore Stacks  HD4975 .L83 2004    Available  ---
Description xi, 266 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-256) and index.
Contents The politics of implementation -- Setting the stage: the political and economic context -- Overview of the movement -- A closer look at living wage campaigns -- Living wage outcomes -- Implementation: what happens after laws are passed? -- Fighting from the outside -- Coalitions playing a formal role -- Factors needed for successful implementation: inside and outside strategies -- Other outcomes beyond implementation -- The future of the living wage movement and lessons for policy implementation.
Subject Living wage movement -- United States.
Living wage movement.
United States.
Minimum wage -- United States.
Minimum wage.
Wages -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Wages -- Law and legislation.
Cost and standard of living -- United States.
Cost and standard of living.
Income -- United States.
Poverty -- United States.
Family policy -- United States.
Family policy.
ISBN 0801442877 cloth alkaline paper
0801489474 paperback alkaline paper