Women, Work and Inequality

The Challenge of Equal Pay in a Deregulated Labour Market

  • Jeanne Gregory
  • Rosemary Sales
  • Ariane Hegewisch

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Jeanne Gregory, Ariane Hegewisch, Rosemary Sales
      Pages 1-24
  3. Labour Market Inequalities: International Perspectives

  4. Race, Migration and Employment

  5. Evaluating Equal Pay Law

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Patricia McDermott
      Pages 141-152
    3. Alan Arthurs
      Pages 168-180
  6. The Strategic Use of Equal Pay Law

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 181-181
    2. Robin Allen, Gay Moon
      Pages 196-207
    3. Virginia Branney, Marisa Howes, Ariane Hegewisch
      Pages 208-216
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 217-220

About this book


Brings together academics, lawyers, trade unionists and industrial relations experts to provide an incisive analysis of the impact of globalisation and deregulation on gender inequality in employment. It reviews the evolution of pay equity polices and examines the impact of economic and social trends on divisions between women.


employment European integration European Union (EU) gender globalization immigration industrial relations Integration labor market women

Editors and affiliations

  • Jeanne Gregory
    • 1
  • Rosemary Sales
    • 2
  • Ariane Hegewisch
    • 3
  1. 1.Middlesex UniversityUK
  2. 2.School of Social ScienceMiddlesex UniversityUK
  3. 3.Cranfield School of ManagementBedfordUK

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